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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House GOP urges Governor to act on repeal of Social Security tax

House GOP urges Governor to support Social Security tax repeal with budget reductions Santa Fe, NM- House Republicans are standing with their colleagues, Representative Gail Armstrong (R-Magdalena) and Representative Cathrynn Brown (R-Carlsbad), in their effort to repeal New Mexico’s tax on Social Security income. The entire House Republican caucus signed and delivered a letter urging […]

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NM Budget outlook $94 million in the hole despite record surplus

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 13, 2020 Contact: Matt Garcia-Sierra, m.garciasierra@nmlegis.gov Current NM Budget outlook is $94 million in the hole despite record surplus Santa Fe, NM- The Legislative Finance committee releases to staff a daily update on the state’s fiscal health as the session budget is drafted and moves through the legislative process. House Republican leaders […]

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