RE: HB 212 the Liquor Excise Tax Bill

Some of you may have seen the New Mexican editorial today re: HB212, the so-called “liquor excise tax bill.”  As is so often the case in New Mexico party politics, there is more to the story that what the press is reporting. As a citizen legislator, my...

RE: HB212 (aka the “liquor tax” bill)

In case any of you saw the article in the New Mexican this morning and are also wondering why I voted against the “liquor tax bill”: The reason I voted as I did is that there’s another bill introduced (HB527) that brings much quicker relief to...