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Leaked Memo: Rio Grande Foundation, National conservative network planning huge new anti-union campaign to hurt Democrats

Leaked Memo: Rio Grande Foundation, National conservative network planning huge new anti-union campaign to hurt Democrats

A memo leaked to the Guardian newspaper shows that conservative mega-donors are committing millions ...

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Leaked Memo: Rio Grande Foundation, National conservative network planning huge new anti-union campaign to hurt Democrats

A memo leaked to the Guardian newspaper shows that conservative mega-donors are committing millions of new dollars to a secretive "think tank" network in states (including New Mexi ...

The top 5 WORST things from #NMLEG 2016

The top 5 WORST things from #NMLEG 2016

It’s almost here; the final day of the 2016 legislature. As always, the battles inside the Roundhou ...

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The top 5 WORST things from #NMLEG 2016

It’s almost here; the final day of the 2016 legislature. As always, the battles inside the Roundhouse this year were hard fought. Sadly, though, the trend of New Mexico Republica ...

Harvard Econ. Professors: Here’s how to evaluate Right to Work laws’

Harvard Econ. Professors: Here’s how to evaluate Right to Work laws’

Paul Gessing asked for "research-based ideas" about "right to work."  We're happy to oblige.  And he ...

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Harvard Econ. Professors: Here’s how to evaluate Right to Work laws’

Paul Gessing asked for "research-based ideas" about "right to work."  We're happy to oblige.  And he doesn't have to take our word for it.  Last spring, two of the country's most p ...

Alan Webber: Legislature can do a lot to get state’s economy moving

Alan Webber: Legislature can do a lot to get state’s economy moving

By Alan Webber, former Democratic candidate for governor and Santa Fe entrepreneur:   ...

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Alan Webber: Legislature can do a lot to get state’s economy moving

By Alan Webber, former Democratic candidate for governor and Santa Fe entrepreneur:   The legislative session is here. While there are many issues that deserve some ...

Anti-worker onslaught is coming. Here’s what you need to know.

Anti-worker onslaught is coming. Here’s what you need to know.

Here we go again. Republicans are gearing up to bring their out-of-date, out-of-touch, anti-worke ...

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Anti-worker onslaught is coming. Here’s what you need to know.

Here we go again. Republicans are gearing up to bring their out-of-date, out-of-touch, anti-worker trump card to the New Mexico legislative session again this year: so-called “r ...

ALEC Climate Deniers Deny Denying Climate Change, Threaten Legal Action Against Common Cause

ALEC Climate Deniers Deny Denying Climate Change, Threaten Legal Action Against Common Cause

We here at ProgressNow NM (and our affiliates around the country) have been on the forefront of th ...

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ALEC Climate Deniers Deny Denying Climate Change, Threaten Legal Action Against Common Cause

We here at ProgressNow NM (and our affiliates around the country) have been on the forefront of the battle with the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), the conservative ...

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 ...

#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 ...

D.C.-Style Stunt Shows Cracks in GOP ‘Right to Work’ Scheme

D.C.-Style Stunt Shows Cracks in GOP ‘Right to Work’ Scheme

  Senate Republicans took a page from the House Republican playbook yesterday afternoon as the ...

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D.C.-Style Stunt Shows Cracks in GOP ‘Right to Work’ Scheme

  Senate Republicans took a page from the House Republican playbook yesterday afternoon as they tried to circumvent parliamentary procedure and bypass the committee process i ...

Here’s How Workers Stand to Lose From the ‘Right-to-Work’ Agenda

Here’s How Workers Stand to Lose From the ‘Right-to-Work’ Agenda

The Rio Rancho Observer's Antonio Sanchez ran a great article yesterday highlighting the ways New Me ...

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Here’s How Workers Stand to Lose From the ‘Right-to-Work’ Agenda

The Rio Rancho Observer's Antonio Sanchez ran a great article yesterday highlighting the ways New Mexico's workers will be negatively impacted by controversial 'right-to-work' legi ...

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