State Representative Joanne Ferrary experienced her first success in passing a bill she carried to the House Floor on Monday night. Ferrary a progressive State Representative worked incredibly hard to gain bipartisan support for House Bill 185.
If you’ve followed the NM legislature at all over the last few years you’ve no doubt heard about the proposal to fund early childhood programs through an increased distribution from NM’s $15 billion (yes, billion) Land Grant Permanent Fund.
This Wednesday the Senate Education Committee will hear testimony about selling off state trust lands to fund early childhood education. SB 182 would see public lands in the state sold to Big Oil and Gas and close access for millions of land users. You can help stop that from happening.