Special Session Reveals Senate Still in Driver Seat of State Policy
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Special Session Reveals Senate Still in Driver Seat of State Policy

Santa Fe – What expectations should taxpayers have of a special session convened just 37 days before one of the most curious general elections in recent history? Within 48 hours, the ink had barely dried on Gov. Susana Martinez’s proclamation calling for special legislative session to remedy a gaping budget deficit and pass the GOP’s…

Special Session Set for Friday, Winter is Coming
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Special Session Set for Friday, Winter is Coming

Santa Fe – Gov. Martinez announced Wednesday that a special legislative session will convene Friday to fix a budget shortfall for FY 2016. As was previously announced, the Governor will also ask lawmakers to consider reinstating the death penalty. No one expects significant legislation from this special session; the death penalty push by the Governor…