Good news about abortion! FINALLY!!!

As progressives, it feels as though we’ve been getting hit from all sides lately – which is exactly why we need to CELEBRATE OUR VICTORIES!

Trump’s hate – trumps policy…

Well, here we go again. Wednesday, President Trump announced that he is banning transgender individuals from serving in the armed forces, in any capacity. Yes, you read that right.

JOIN US! We need all hands on deck to protect our National Monuments

Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke will be touring areas around the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument later this week. It’s all part of his Trump-based agenda to “review” national monuments across the west that were created with the Antiquities Act. These important landmarks contain countless historical, scientific, and recreational resources for all Americans to enjoy and study while preserving our important past.

Your vagina is STILL under attack

It’s been one year since the SCOTUS landmark ruling that determined that the government does not get to create unrealistic and ridiculous rules for abortion providers or halt access to abortion. Last year’s victory in Whole Woman’s Health v Hellerstedt is truly something to be celebrated because of what it means for women, families, and abortion access across our country. Our friends at Planned Parenthood have summed up what this really means for us.

Medicaid rollback will impact New Mexicans most

New Mexico is one of many states suffering from an opioid epidemic. Stories about states battling the grips of overdose and the overwhelming instances of treatment, hospitalization, and death of addicts have been the focus of national media lately.

Something Really Awesome Just Happened

This new and brilliant protocol allows pharmacists to write prescriptions for hormonal contraceptives, allowing women with limited access to doctors to more easily get birth control.

New: Koch Brothers back in New Mexico with fake-grassroots group chapter

The non-dark horses of “Dark Money,” appear to be headed to the Duke City. A recent story by the Santa Fe Reporter’s Matt Grubs, mentions that State Director Robert “Burly” Cain’s intent to open very soon in New Mexico, with eyes on Santa Fe as a possible location.

PRIDE Events Around New Mexico – Supporting Our LGTBQ Communities

We here at ProgressNow New Mexico know that it is important to walk the walk of solidarity. We work in support of the building of safe and equitable communities for all. This weekend we will march in the Pride Parade in proud support of our LGTBQ friends and family, brother and sisters, neighbors and friends. We hope to see you there.