House Democrats Vote to Continue ‘Catch and Release’ of Violent Offenders

Santa Fe – In a Saturday Morning hearing, House Democrats voted against House Bill 408 (HB 408) which would have changed the law on pretrial detention hearings. Across New Mexico, law enforcement officials and prosecutors have asked for a change in the rules to help ensure dangerous and repeat offenders remain in custody in order to […]

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House Democrats Vote to Raid New Mexico’s Permanent Education Fund

Billion Dollar Surplus Not Enough as House Democrats Want More Santa Fe – Despite inheriting a surplus of over $1 billion, House Democrats approved a measure to swipe an additional $750 million over five years. In another late Friday night vote, House Democrats voted 41-27 to raid New Mexico’s Permanent Education Fund. Additionally, House Joint Resolution […]

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Representative Gail Armstrong Supports Socorro County Declaration as a 2nd Amendment “Sanctuary County”

Santa Fe – On Wednesday, Representative Gail Armstrong expressed support for the pro-2nd amendment resolution passed in Socorro County. The Socorro County Commission voted to designate the area as a “Second Amendment Sanctuary County” on Tuesday. Socorro joins Quay County which passed a similar resolution.  During the 2019 Legislative Session, House Democrats continue to pass numerous anti-2nd amendment […]

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House Republicans Support ‘Sanctuary County’ 2nd Amendment Resolution

Santa Fe – House Republicans are standing behind Quay County’s decision to declare themselves a “2nd amendment sanctuary county.” According to media reports, the Quay County Commission voted unanimously in favor of the resolution because of their objections to several anti-2nd amendment bills passed by House Democrats during the current legislative session. A bipartisan group of 29 New […]

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