• April 11, 2021

Tags : nm legislature

NM Roundhouse Legal Battle Stokes Hopes for Education

SANTA FE, N.M. — New Mexico’s Legislative Council hasn’t ruled out the possibility of suing Gov. Susana Martinez ahead of a potential special session of the Legislature. And family advocates are watching closely, hoping for a resolution that helps education in the state. Lawmakers passed a bipartisan financial plan that the governor signed – but […]Read More

NM Progressives Try to Hold Line on Cuts to Schools,

SANTA FE, N. M. – Progressive leaders in the New Mexico Legislature are calling for compromise during the special budget session, trying to spare education and social services from deeper cuts. State lawmakers must close a $600 million budget shortfall caused by a drop in oil and gas revenue. Rep. Bill McCamley, D-Las Cruces, said […]Read More