Rep. Kelly Fajardo to CYFD: Get Moving on Task Force!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 30, 2019 LOS LUNAS, NM—Rep. Kelly Fajardo (R-Los Lunas) sent a letter to New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Secretary Brian Blalock asking why his agency has not yet convened a task force to examine New Mexico’s Child Protective Services as directed by the Legislature. Earlier this year, the Legislature unanimously […]

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NM House Republicans Ask Federal Agencies to Appeal U.S. District Court Injunction

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 30, 2019 SANTA FE, NM—Twenty-one Republican state representatives signed a letter to the U.S. Forest Service and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service asking the agencies to appeal a recent ruling issued by U.S. District Judge Raner C. Collins. The ruling orders the U.S. Forest Service to cease timber management activities on […]

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Statement From Reps. Gail Armstrong and Rebecca Dow on U.S. District Judge’s Order to Stop All Timber Management Activities on New Mexico’s National Forests

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 26, 2019 SANTA FE, NM—Reps. Gail Armstrong (R-Magdalena) and Rebecca Dow (R-Truth or Consequences) released the following statement in response to a recent order issued by U.S. District Judge Raner Collins directing the U.S. Forest Service to cease all timber management activities on all national forest in New Mexico as well […]

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House Republican Caucus Chair Candy Spence Ezzell’s Statement on Governor’s Proposed Vehicle Emission Standards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 25, 2019 ROSWELL, NM—New Mexico House Republican Caucus Chair Candy Spence Ezzell (R-Roswell) released the following statement in response to the new vehicle emission standards proposed by Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham. The proposed standard would apply to cars sold in New Mexico beginning in model year 2022. It is projected that […]

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House Republican Whip Rod Montoya’s Statement on Governor’s Energy Summit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 19, 2019 SANTA FE, NM—House Republican Whip Rod Montoya (R-Farmington) released the following statement after attending Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham’s Energy Summit earlier today: “Governor Lujan Grisham’s Energy Summit today made one thing crystal clear: the governor wants to eliminate the industry that’s responsible for 45% of the state’s budget without […]

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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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