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#MeToo: We must call out culture of sexual misconduct in NM politics

#MeToo: We must call out culture of sexual misconduct in NM politics

The recent revelations about the prevalence of sexual harassment and assault nationwide have not gon ...

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#MeToo: We must call out culture of sexual misconduct in NM politics

The recent revelations about the prevalence of sexual harassment and assault nationwide have not gone unnoticed here in New Mexico. We’re not immune from the kinds of predatory beh ...

Did Susana Martinez finally go too far?  Legislators to challenge gov’s vetoes in court and in extraordinary session

Did Susana Martinez finally go too far? Legislators to challenge gov’s vetoes in court and in extraordinary session

Governor Martinez threw a fit last week and vetoed the entire legislative branch of government, high ...

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Did Susana Martinez finally go too far? Legislators to challenge gov’s vetoes in court and in extraordinary session

Governor Martinez threw a fit last week and vetoed the entire legislative branch of government, higher education for every New Mexican student and job training seeker and revenues ...

Background Check Legislation Stalls in House Committee

Background Check Legislation Stalls in House Committee

Legislation to help keep guns out of dangerous hands hit a snag in the House Judiciary Committee tod ...

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Background Check Legislation Stalls in House Committee

Legislation to help keep guns out of dangerous hands hit a snag in the House Judiciary Committee today where it was tabled on a 7-6 vote. The motion to table ends debate and keeps ...

Public Lands Rally 2017: Public Lands are NOT for sale in New Mexico

Public Lands Rally 2017: Public Lands are NOT for sale in New Mexico

Over 500 New Mexicans rallied around the Capital in support of Public Lands on Wednesday, brought to ...

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Public Lands Rally 2017: Public Lands are NOT for sale in New Mexico

Over 500 New Mexicans rallied around the Capital in support of Public Lands on Wednesday, brought together by the threats of Trump administration supporters who are calling for fed ...

Top 5 BEST things from #NMLEG 2016

Top 5 BEST things from #NMLEG 2016

Yesterday we ran through our “Top 5 WORST things from #NMLEG 2016.” Though bad bills and bad actors ...

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Top 5 BEST things from #NMLEG 2016

Yesterday we ran through our “Top 5 WORST things from #NMLEG 2016.” Though bad bills and bad actors were plentiful this year, there were also a lot of great things to look back on ...

Gov’s $7,900 Xmas Party Prompts Dems to Call for Oversight

Gov’s $7,900 Xmas Party Prompts Dems to Call for Oversight

Santa Fe -  Governor Martinez's Christmas Parties are now legendary. Her post-party 911 call to San ...

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Gov’s $7,900 Xmas Party Prompts Dems to Call for Oversight

Santa Fe -  Governor Martinez's Christmas Parties are now legendary. Her post-party 911 call to Santa Fe Police drew national attention after she used the occasion to demand the n ...

GOP Wins Fight Over Defunding Senior, Tribal and Education Programs in NM

GOP Wins Fight Over Defunding Senior, Tribal and Education Programs in NM

It was the final battle of the legislature: will New Mexico honor our commitments to tribes, seniors ...

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GOP Wins Fight Over Defunding Senior, Tribal and Education Programs in NM

It was the final battle of the legislature: will New Mexico honor our commitments to tribes, seniors and students by funding projects non-partisan budget officials labeled "critica ...

What is “Preemption” and Why is Nate Gentry Obsessed With It?

What is “Preemption” and Why is Nate Gentry Obsessed With It?

pre·emp·tion prēˈem(p)SH(ə)n/ noun 1. the purchase of goods or shares by one person or party before ...

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What is “Preemption” and Why is Nate Gentry Obsessed With It?

pre·emp·tion prēˈem(p)SH(ə)n/ noun 1. the purchase of goods or shares by one person or party before the opportunity is offered to others. 2. the action of preempting or forestallin ...

“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 ...

Sen. Howie Morales Fights to Raise All School Employee Salaries
Sen. Howie Morales

Sen. Howie Morales Fights to Raise All School Employee Salaries

State Senator Howie Morales has been in the news a lot lately. He's been out in front on a range o ...

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Sen. Howie Morales Fights to Raise All School Employee Salaries

State Senator Howie Morales has been in the news a lot lately. He's been out in front on a range of education issues, including opposition to the controversial PARCC tests. Sen. ...

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