House Republican Leader James Townsend on NM Revenue Estimates Released Today

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 28, 2019 ARTESIA, NM—New Mexico House Republican Leader James Townsend (R-Artesia) issued the following statement in response to the state revenue estimates released today: “This money should be used to invest in the economic future of New Mexico. It should not be used to bloat the size of government or throw […]

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Rep. Alonzo Baldonado’s Statement On Bernalillo County Commission’s Vote To Approve Paid Leave Ordinance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  August 21, 2019  LOS LUNAS, NM—Rep. Alonzo Baldonado (R-Los Lunas) released the following statement after learning of the Bernalillo County Commission’s vote to impose paid leave requirements on businesses operating in the unincorporated areas of the county. Small businesses with as few as two employees will be affected by this new mandate.   […]

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NM House Republican Caucus Chair Candy Spence Ezzell’s Statement On Governor’s Public Safety Summit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  August 14, 2019  SANTA FE, NM—House Republican Caucus Chair Candy Spence Ezzell (R-Roswell) released the following statement after attending Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham’s public safety summit held earlier today:  “After the horrific act of violence we witnessed so close to home in El Paso, people across New Mexico are asking how we can stop […]

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NM Rep. Kelly Fajardo Named To Executive Board Of NCSL’s Women’s Legislative Network

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  July 30, 2019   SANTA FE—New Mexico Rep. Kelly Fajardo (R-Los Lunas) has been tapped to serve on the Executive Board of the Women’s Legislative Network of the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL). Fajardo will be formally installed to the Executive Board during the NCSL’s Legislative Summit scheduled for August 6th in Nashville, Tennessee.   The Women’s Legislative Network is a professional […]

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Rep. Alonzo Baldonado Calls for Emergency Hearing on PED Secretary’s Dismissal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 24, 2019 SANTA FE—Today, Rep. Alonzo Baldonado (R-Los Lunas) delivered a letter to Legislative Education Study Committee (LESC) Chair Christine Trujillo (D-Albuquerque) requesting that the LESC hold an emergency hearing on the sudden dismissal of Public Education Department (PED) Secretary Karen Trujillo. Secretary Trujillo was abruptly fired from her position earlier […]

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