Legislative Wrap Up

This week the Legislature wrapped up another ineffective, corporate-controlled legislative session.  Unfortunately, in our state, lobbyists get the final say. In a “gift” to the fireworks lobby, the legislature decided to table a common sense solution to a...

Questions About the Anti-Corruption Bill Vote

This past Saturday, the New Mexico House of Representatives voted on abill that would increase penalties on public officials convicted incorruption charges including embezzlement of funds and bribery. Over the last few years, we’ve seen scandal after scandal...