2017 New Mexico Legislature: Opening Day Recap
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2017 New Mexico Legislature: Opening Day Recap

Santa Fe – Lawmakers gathered at the Roundhouse during a balmy afternoon in Santa Fe to officially begin the 53rd New Mexico Legislature. A couple of hours after both legislative chambers convened the Sergeant at Arms bellowed from the floor of the people’s House and announced the arrival and entrance of Susana Martinez – it…

Nota Bene: January 12th, 2017
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Nota Bene: January 12th, 2017

“They’ve made the mistake of thinking that power over others and leadership are the same thing.” – Tim Tharp Albuquerque – The feast of the Epiphany and Plough Monday have passed; the People may be “pansa llena y corazon contento” but politico sleeves are rolled up with flaring ambitions and carefully crafted perceptions to sell.…

Will 2017 See Serious Tax Reform Or A Maintaining Of The Status Quo?
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Will 2017 See Serious Tax Reform Or A Maintaining Of The Status Quo?

Santa Fe – With the 2017 Legislative Session just over two weeks away, closing the budget gap amid declining government revenues and a stagnant New Mexico economy is on top of every lawmakers’ mind when they convene on January 17th. The severity of the budget deficit makes it likely some combination of tax cuts and…