GOP Rep. calls for NM GRT deferral

March 24, 2020 Contact: Matt Garcia-Sierra, m.garciasierra@nmlegis.gov GOP Rep. Powdrell-Culbert Calls for Tax Deferral During COVID-19 Crisis in New Mexico Corrales, NM– The New Mexico Taxation and Revenue Department announced recently that it was granting a time extension until July 25, 2020 for small businesses to file tax returns and payments for Gross Receipt Taxes […]

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CYFD visitation concerns arise amidst COVID-19 crisis

Rep. Rebecca Dow Sends Letter to Governor Over CYFD Visitation Concerns Arise Amidst COVID-19 Truth or Consequences, NM– With social distancing instructions coming from the Governor’s office, the Children Youth and Families Department (CYFD) must provide supportive guidance to foster families during the COVID-19 crisis. Representative Rebecca Dow (R- T or C) sent a letter […]

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GOP calls for special budget session

House GOP Calls on Governor to Convene a Special Legislative Session to Proactively Address the Looming State Financial Crisis Santa Fe, NM– New Mexico’s budget is experiencing major upheaval from the recent oil market crash and the response to COVID-19. State revenues are plummeting, and many small businesses and their employees are facing untold consequences […]

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Rep. Dow delivers on promise to NM Veterans

Representative Dow delivers crucial veterans services in 2020 Santa Fe, NM– Representative Rebecca Dow (R- Truth or Consequences) delivered on her promise to constituents to request funding for crucial veterans services in New Mexico. Originally Rep. Dow’s request was presented in HB 192, which passed unanimously in the House Labor, Veterans and Military Affairs committee, […]

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GOP instructs Legislative Council to publish capital outlay reports

House GOP instructs Legislative Council to publish Capital Outlay expenditures on web Santa Fe, NM– The 2020 Legislative session wrapped up just a week ago and many bills are awaiting action by the Governor. Somewhere in the cache of legislation on the Governor’s desk are the familiar, yet not so transparent legislative capital outlay expenditures. […]

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Governor’s power grab is approved by Democrats

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 16, 2020 Contact: Matt Garcia-Sierra, m.garciasierra@nmlegis.gov Governor’s power grab is approved by Democrat lawmakers Santa Fe, NM– The Governor’s unconstitutional power play to strip the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission (PRC) of their ability to protect utility rate payers in the state passed the House of Representatives. House Bill 11, sponsored […]

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