House Passes Bipartisan Tax Package

Package Includes 10 Bills From Democrats & Republicans To Help Level Playing Field, Help Small Businesses Grow  Santa Fe, NM – The House of Representatives passed a bipartisan tax package Tuesday that will help level the playing field for small businesses while at the same time help attract companies from out of state to relocate […]

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In Another Example Of Gridlock: Senate Democrats Vote Against Education Reform

 Santa Fe, NM – In another example of the gridlock and dysfunction promoted by the Senate Boss Michael Sanchez, the Senate Education Committee voted today to block legislation that would improve the teacher evaluation system by reducing the impact of standardized testing. HB 144, a compromise piece of legislation sponsored by Rep. Jim Smith, was the […]

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House Majority Releases Statement In Response To Senate Democrats’ “Petty Political Games” In Regent Confirmation Hearing

Santa Fe, NM – House Floor Majority Leader Nate Gentry released the following statement in response to this morning’s Senate confirmation hearing of former prosecutor Matt Chandler, who has been nominated to serve as a regent for the University of New Mexico. “That the former chairman of the Democratic Party would resign as university regent over […]

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House Passes Legislation To Streamline Regulations for Ride-Sharing Services

Santa Fe, NM – The New Mexico House of Representatives passed legislation Thursday to regulate ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft in New Mexico. HB 272, sponsored by Rep. Monica Youngblood, passed by a bipartisan 56-8 vote. The ridesharing services, which were introduced in Albuquerque and Santa Fe over the past year, have expanded safe, reliable […]

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