House Committee Passes Rep. Alonzo Baldonado’s “Do Something” Bill for NM Counties

Santa Fe, NM – This morning the House Health and Human Services Committee approved legislation introduced by Rep. Alonzo Baldonado (R-Valencia) to give counties the flexibility to reallocate funds tied to stalled projects. Baldonado’s bill, House Bill 96, also known as the “Do Something” bill, would amend the state’s Hospital Funding Act to provide deadlines […]

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House Labor Committee Passes Bipartisan Bill to Help NM Businesses

Bill sponsored by Rep. Sarah Maestas Barnes and Sen. Michael Padilla would reserve 33% of state contracts for resident businesses Santa Fe, NM – Today the House Labor and Economic Development Committee passed a bipartisan proposal sponsored by Rep. Sarah Maestas Barnes (R-Bernalillo) and Sen. Michael Padilla (D-Bernalillo) to help New Mexico’s resident businesses contract with […]

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House Republican Leadership Statement on State of the State Address

Santa Fe, NM – House Republican leaders issued the following statement after Governor Susana Martinez’s State of the State Address earlier today: “Gov. Martinez laid out important priorities to help strengthen our communities and grow our economy,” said House Republican Leader Nate Gentry (R-Bernalillo). “Over the past the two years, partnerships with the private sector […]

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