Question: On the Nomination (Confirmation: Debra Anne Haaland, of New Mexico, to be Secretary of the Interior ).
Vote Date: March 15, 2021, 05:39 PM
Vote Number: 119
Required For Majority: 1/2
Vote Result: Nomination Confirmed
Nomination Number: PN78-11
Nomination Description: Debra Anne Haaland, of New Mexico, to be Secretary of the Interior
Vote Counts: YEAs : 51 – NAYs : 40 – Not Voting : 9
Navajo leaders gave statements after the United States Senate voted Monday to confirm former-Representative Debra Haaland to Secretary of the US Department of the Interior.
Opinion: « As Indigenous women, we have teachings, values and many stories that make our societies who they are, » writes Regina Lopez-Whiteskunk. Rep. Debra Haaland « represents a beautiful truth and promise of real change. »