Sen. Tom Udall to visit southeastern NM this week

Posted at: 03/26/2013 7:42 AM
By: The Associated Press

Photo: Sen. Tom Udall
Photo: Sen. Tom Udall

CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Tom Udall is scheduled this week to visit southeastern New Mexico to discuss drought, energy policy and agricultural issues.

The New Mexico Democrat is slated Tuesday to participate in a panel on agricultural and drought issues at Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell.

Udall is then expected to visit with Roswell-area veterans to get an update on health care and transportation issues.

The senator also is schedule Wednesday to visit the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Artesia to talk border security, training and enforcement issues with Indian County Law Enforcement, Border Patrol, and other federal agents.

Later in the week Udall will visit New Mexico Junior College in Hobbs for an announcement on a new technology education partnership.

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