Press Releases

12/6/2017: New Newspaper Ads Running Statewide Note that Representative Steve Pearce Encouraged Trump to Undermine our National Monuments

11/20/2017: New Newspaper Ad Running Statewide Calls on Representative Steve Pearce to Stop Working to Undermine our National Monuments & the Antiquities Act

11/15/2017: 686 New Mexicans Ask Congressman Steve Pearce to “Step Up” for Public Lands and Renewable Energy

11/15/2017: Step Up Steve Petition to Congressman Steve Pearce

10/11/2017: New Mexicans condemn bill that would undermine current monuments and parks

10/4/2017: OLÉ Education Fund Runs Newspaper Ads Across the State Calling for Congressman Steve Pearce to Step Up for Public Lands

9/21/2017: Holding Congressman Pearce and Governor Martinez accountable on public lands

9/14/2017: Congressman Pearce votes against public lands protections, again

8/3/2017: Diverse coalition Press Event_


Media Coverage

National outlets

The Hill

What veterans have to lose in Trump’s national monument review

KRWG TV/Radio – Las Cruces

Coverage of announcement from ProgressNow New Mexico Educational Fund on Step Up Steve Campaign

Albuquerque Journal – Albuquerque

Editorial: NM monuments: Love them & leave them be


Opinion: No debate over northern NM’s national monument


Las Cruces Sun-News – Las Cruces

Progressive groups form Step Up Steve, rally against Pearce


Ryan Zinke must respect locals on monument


OMDP is one of our area’s great history books


Who were 800 OMDP foes cited by Pearce?


We join mayors in support of Monument


Roswell Daily Record – Roswell 

Elected leaders should stand with sportsmen


On qualities that make a good leader, Pearce misses the mark


National monument provides economic benefits to southern NM