Sen. Tom Udall

Tom Udall became New Mexico's 17th United States Senator on January 6, 2009, after two decades of public service as New Mexico's Attorney General and U.S. Representative.

  • Rules of enragement: The filibuster and Senate reform

    A plan to change the Senate's rules and make the Senate work again

    The Senate clearly isn’t working, and the frustration is being felt outside and inside the body. I challenge my colleagues and all of you to support my Constitutional option for changing the rules and making the Senate function again.