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Deb Haaland
Deb Haaland, official portrait, 116th Congress.jpg
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New Mexico's 1st district
Assumed office
January 3, 2019
Preceded byMichelle Lujan Grisham
Chair of the New Mexico Democratic Party
In office
April 25, 2015 – April 29, 2017
Preceded bySam Bregman
Succeeded byRichard Ellenberg
Personal details
Born (1960-12-02) December 2, 1960 (age 60)
Winslow, Arizona, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
EducationUniversity of New Mexico, Albuquerque (BA, JD)
WebsiteCampaign website

Debra Anne Haaland (born December 2, 1960) is an American politician. She is the U.S. Representative for New Mexico's 1st congressional district since January 3, 2019.

She is a former Chair of the Democratic Party of New Mexico. She is one of the first two Native American women to be elected to Congress, alongside Sharice Davids, both in 2018.[1]