Gabe Vasquez

NM-02

Last updated July 20th, 2022 at 4:03pm GMT.

EV: Begins 10/11

AB: Begins 9/24

Yvette Herrell is fighting for New Mexico and delivering results. All New Mexicans can count on Yvette to fight for oil and gas jobs, lower the cost of living, secure our border, and to help make our communities safe.

 

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Born and raised in New Mexico, Yvette Herrell started her path towards the American Dream like many of us – hard work, determination, and grit. As a proven job creator and entrepreneur, Yvette has started several small businesses throughout New Mexico.

With this business experience and her love of New Mexico, she ran for the State House of Representatives, representing Alamogordo. In her time serving the 51st District in Santa Fe, Yvette led the fight for less government overreach for small businesses, responsible spending, and protecting private property rights. It is here she found her passion for serving the state she loves and learned what it takes to deliver real results for her constituents.

In 2020, Yvette was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives for New Mexico’s Second Congressional District. Continuing her work as a champion for hardworking New Mexicans, protecting our freedoms, and always putting New Mexico first.

 

 

NM-02 Oil and Gas Jobs, Immigration, and Crime Fact Sheet

 

Inflation

Fox News: Democratic Spending Bills Have Caused Inflation

“Inflation is costing the average household $500 a month.” (0:49-0:53)

“How did we get here? Many economists blame out-of-control government spending along the way.” (1:00-1:07)

CNBC: Inflation rose 9.1% in June, even more than expected, as consumer pressures intensify

“As I look at this report I don’t see any relief anywhere…I see rent going up, I didn’t see any relief in apparel.”

CNN: Jake Tapper calls out Biden Administration for misjudging inflation crisis

“The Biden Administration has misjudged how bad inflation was going to get for months and months and months.” (0:46-0:53)

Gas Prices

MSNBC: Everything is going up.

“It’s not just gas. Housing is up, the price of clothing is up, gasoline of course. But all of these things are creating a terrifying trifecta of inflation that’s hitting everybody. (0:29-0:41)

ABC’s Jonathan Karl: Gas prices were on the rise before the Russia invaded Ukraine

“Biden has called it a Putin price hike, but most Americans aren’t buying it and the fact is prices were on the rise before Russia invaded Ukraine.” (0:01-0:10)

WTAE Action 4 News: Higher gas prices forcing many to make tough choices                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              “High gas prices have us making some tough choices that we didn’t expect. We found out it’s a domino effect that’s even effecting businesses.” (0:38-0:48)

Border Crisis

Bill Melugin (Fox News): One of the largest single groups witnessed cross illegally at the border.

“BREAKING: One of the most massive single groups we have ever witnessed cross illegally at the border is crossing into Eagle Pass, TX right now. The line of people went so far into the trees it’s hard to get a count. Hundreds upon hundreds. Coyotes guiding them in water.”