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Source: United States House of Representatives – Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01)

October 12, 2020

Press Release

Participants will honor Justice Ginsburg’s trailblazing legacy advancing women’s rights and fairness for all New Mexicans, the same week the Senate is holding a rushed confirmation hearing to replace her

TOMORROW, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. MT, U.S. Senator Tom Udall and U.S. Representative Deb Haaland, along with members of the New Mexico legal community and champions for women’s empowerment, will host an event to honor the life and legacy of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The participants will host a discussion to pay tribute to Justice Ginsburg’s trailblazing legacy of advancing women’s rights and fighting for fairness for all.

Udall and Haaland will be joined by Pamelya Herndon, a New Mexico attorney with a long career focused on women’s legal issues and social justice issues, Roberta Cooper Ramo, the first woman President of the United States Bar Association and a long-time friend of Justice Ginsburg, and University of New Mexico Law Student Victoria LeBlanc Vialpando.

TOMORROW, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. MT

WHAT: Udall, Haaland, New Mexicans to Reflect on the Life and Legacy of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg


U.S. Senator Tom Udall (D-N.M.)

U.S. Representative Deb Haaland (D-N.M.)

Pamelya Herndon

Roberta Cooper Ramo

Victoria LeBlanc Vialpando

WHEN: TOMORROW, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. MT

HOW TO JOIN: Media should RSVP to The event will be streamed live on Facebook on Congresswoman Haaland’s page and Senator Udall’s page.