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The craziest things happen in the last days of the session [Weekly #NMLEG Recap]

The craziest things happen in the last days of the session [Weekly #NMLEG Recap]

The 2015 legislative session is winding down. But there are still 24 hours for shenanigans and surpr ...

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The craziest things happen in the last days of the session [Weekly #NMLEG Recap]

The 2015 legislative session is winding down. But there are still 24 hours for shenanigans and surprises to turn into big stories. We're in Santa Fe so you don't have to be - and w ...

[Action Alert] Tell NM Senate Republicans: Women are not Corporations

[Action Alert] Tell NM Senate Republicans: Women are not Corporations

If you’ve been watching this year’s legislative session like we have, you know that Republican crazi ...

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[Action Alert] Tell NM Senate Republicans: Women are not Corporations

If you’ve been watching this year’s legislative session like we have, you know that Republican craziness has been on full display. But nothing has been so absurd as what happened ...

“Personal Exemptions” Widen Reach of Abortion Bills [UPDATED]

“Personal Exemptions” Widen Reach of Abortion Bills [UPDATED]

“We are now seeing the direct consequences of the 2014 elections. With a Republican in the Speaker' ...

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“Personal Exemptions” Widen Reach of Abortion Bills [UPDATED]

“We are now seeing the direct consequences of the 2014 elections. With a Republican in the Speaker's seat in our House of Representatives, New Mexicans must now face these regress ...

#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 03-04-15 (Senate Democrats Defeat TRAP Law)

#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 03-04-15 (Senate Democrats Defeat TRAP Law)

While it was a horribly anti-progressive bill itself, a progressive victory was won last night as th ...

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#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 03-04-15 (Senate Democrats Defeat TRAP Law)

While it was a horribly anti-progressive bill itself, a progressive victory was won last night as the Senate Public Affairs Committee tabled a sneaky anti-abortion bill that would ...

#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 02-17-15 [UPDATED]

#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 02-17-15 [UPDATED]

[UPDATE]: The New Mexico Political Report has a story out today about the fate of Rep. Gail Chasey's ...

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#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 02-17-15 [UPDATED]

[UPDATE]: The New Mexico Political Report has a story out today about the fate of Rep. Gail Chasey's pregnant worker bill, which is now uncertain. CLICK HERE TO READ.   Two ...

The Fight for Reproductive Rights in NM

The Fight for Reproductive Rights in NM

MAUREEN SANDERS is a practicing attorney, a former professor at the UNM School of Law, and serves on ...

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The Fight for Reproductive Rights in NM

MAUREEN SANDERS is a practicing attorney, a former professor at the UNM School of Law, and serves on the volunteer legal panel of the ACLU-NM. Ms. Sanders also successfully argued ...

Gov's Campaign Manager calls anti-Martinez protestors "pieces of s*it!"

Gov's Campaign Manager calls anti-Martinez protestors "pieces of s*it!"

Susana Martinez's high-profile campaign manager came under fire from the right-wing base this weeken ...

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Gov's Campaign Manager calls anti-Martinez protestors "pieces of s*it!"

Susana Martinez's high-profile campaign manager came under fire from the right-wing base this weekend after he confronted a group of anti-Martinez protestors and called them "piece ...

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The Right-Wing Solution to Poverty: An MRS Degree

As usual, the “data” behind such claims confuses correlation with causation in an attempt to fit the ...

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The Right-Wing Solution to Poverty: An MRS Degree

As usual, the “data” behind such claims confuses correlation with causation in an attempt to fit the square-peg of their specious arguments into the round hole of reality.

 BREAKING: Valencia County advances ABQ-like abortion ban, Public comment sought before vote thumbnail is missing, this is a default image

BREAKING: Valencia County advances ABQ-like abortion ban, Public comment sought before vote

Valencia County, NM -- By a 3-2 vote, Valencia County Commissioners advanced an Albuquerque-like abo ...

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BREAKING: Valencia County advances ABQ-like abortion ban, Public comment sought before vote

Valencia County, NM -- By a 3-2 vote, Valencia County Commissioners advanced an Albuquerque-like abortion ban measure that could make Valencia County the first in the nation to ins ...

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“Exhibit A” bill demands ‘legitimate rape’ victims carry fetus to term for use as evidence in court

 Santa Fe, New Mexico - Victims of rape and incest will be felons if at least one New Mexico lawmak ...

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“Exhibit A” bill demands ‘legitimate rape’ victims carry fetus to term for use as evidence in court

 Santa Fe, New Mexico - Victims of rape and incest will be felons if at least one New Mexico lawmaker gets her way.  "Exhibit A" legislation, proposed as HB206 this week in the s ...

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