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GOP’s new jobs plan for NM: I get a pay raise, you get a pay cut.

GOP’s new jobs plan for NM: I get a pay raise, you get a pay cut.

New Mexico has a jobs crisis and Republicans in charge in Santa Fe have a plan to fix it.   ...

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GOP’s new jobs plan for NM: I get a pay raise, you get a pay cut.

New Mexico has a jobs crisis and Republicans in charge in Santa Fe have a plan to fix it.   In case you missed it, here's what the governor's administration and House Repu ...

Anti-Minimum Wage Ideologues Lose Another Battle in Las Cruces
OLE New Mexico supporting a minimum wage for all workers

Anti-Minimum Wage Ideologues Lose Another Battle in Las Cruces

  In yet another example of how out-of-touch New Mexico conservatives are with prevailing vi ...

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Anti-Minimum Wage Ideologues Lose Another Battle in Las Cruces

  In yet another example of how out-of-touch New Mexico conservatives are with prevailing views about economic fairness, anti-minimum wage ideologues in Las Cruces have fai ...

#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 03-12-15
Sen. Mimi Stewart

#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 03-12-15

As the 2015 legislative session marches on, economic issues are playing a major role. The contrast b ...

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#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 03-12-15

As the 2015 legislative session marches on, economic issues are playing a major role. The contrast between conservative and progressive principles regarding economic development ca ...

#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 03-03-15  (How is Economic Fairness Faring?)

#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 03-03-15 (How is Economic Fairness Faring?)

“The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is ...

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#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 03-03-15 (How is Economic Fairness Faring?)

“The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little.” Franklin D. Roosevelt ...

What Happened in Santa Fe Last Week?

What Happened in Santa Fe Last Week?

Last week was another busy one in Santa Fe, especially on the education front. Most of the most co ...

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What Happened in Santa Fe Last Week?

Last week was another busy one in Santa Fe, especially on the education front. Most of the most controversial and divisive bills from the Governor/House Republicans have now made ...

#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 02-04-15

#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 02-04-15

House Democrats today held a press conference highlighting their Economic Security Package -- a grou ...

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#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 02-04-15

House Democrats today held a press conference highlighting their Economic Security Package -- a group of bills that will spur economic growth and protect working families throughou ...

#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 01-28-15

#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 01-28-15

Luciano "Lucky" Varela has introduced House Bill 20, a bill which would raise New Mexico's minimum ...

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#NMLEG Progressive Bill of the Day | 01-28-15

Luciano "Lucky" Varela has introduced House Bill 20, a bill which would raise New Mexico's minimum wage to $10.10 an hour. Did you know that for every $1 increase in the minimum ...

What Should New Mexico’s Minimum Wage Be?

What Should New Mexico’s Minimum Wage Be?

After Governor Martinez vetoed a minimum wage increase in 2013 and House Republicans came together i ...

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What Should New Mexico’s Minimum Wage Be?

After Governor Martinez vetoed a minimum wage increase in 2013 and House Republicans came together in 2014 to oppose a Constitutional amendment to let voters approve a higher minim ...

"Give America a Raise" Bus Tour Comes to ABQ TODAY

"Give America a Raise" Bus Tour Comes to ABQ TODAY

The Americans United for Change Bus Tour is coming to Albuquerque today and we're getting fired up t ...

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"Give America a Raise" Bus Tour Comes to ABQ TODAY

The Americans United for Change Bus Tour is coming to Albuquerque today and we're getting fired up to go! AUFC launched their "Give America a Raise" bus tour at the US Capitol las ...

Income Inequality is a Threat to Democracy and New Mexico's is the Worst in the US

Income Inequality is a Threat to Democracy and New Mexico's is the Worst in the US

To see how far removed modern conservatism is from what the Founding Fathers envisioned for our gran ...

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Income Inequality is a Threat to Democracy and New Mexico's is the Worst in the US

To see how far removed modern conservatism is from what the Founding Fathers envisioned for our grand American experiment we need only look to what people like George Washington, J ...

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