Legislators pass disaster assistance funding, end special session quickly

Legislators pass disaster assistance funding, end special session quickly

The two issues passed were only a fraction of what Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham had on her special session agenda.
July 18, 2024 | 7:13 pm
Heinrich, Vasquez call on Biden to withdraw from campaign

Heinrich, Vasquez call on Biden to withdraw from campaign

The U.S. Senator and congressman each said Joe Biden should step aside for a new candidate. Meanwhile, another of the…
Matthew Reichbach | July 19, 2024 | 10:59 am
Legislators pass disaster assistance funding, end special session quickly

Legislators pass disaster assistance funding, end special session quickly

The two issues passed were only a fraction of what Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham had on her special session agenda.
Susan Dunlap | July 18, 2024 | 7:13 pm
Special session to start, despite legislative opposition

Special session to start, despite legislative opposition

“We’re asking lawmakers to do right by New Mexico, to do right by all of our cities and counties and…
Nicole Maxwell | July 18, 2024 | 12:05 am
New Mexico has some of the nation’s toughest oil and gas regulations. Enforcing them is another matter.

New Mexico has some of the nation’s toughest oil and gas regulations. Enforcing them is another matter.

According to James Kenney, the Environment Department secretary, the two lawyers in his office already have 79 oil and gas…
Capital & Main | July 18, 2024 | 12:01 am
Downwinders continue to seek justice 79 years after the Trinity Test

Downwinders continue to seek justice 79 years after the Trinity Test

For most of his life, Paul Pino believed his community had dodged the bullet when it came to nuclear fallout.…
Hannah Grover | July 17, 2024 | 12:05 am
House, Senate Democratic leaders say governor’s proposals aren’t ready

House, Senate Democratic leaders say governor’s proposals aren’t ready

With just a few days to go until the start of a special session to address public safety, the Democratic…
Nicole Maxwell | July 16, 2024 | 12:05 am
Detained immigrants lose a lifeline as ICE ends free phone time program

Detained immigrants lose a lifeline as ICE ends free phone time program

By Kate Morrissey, Capital & Main After a man from Pakistan crossed the U.S.-Mexico border to request asylum in February, immigration…
Capital & Main | July 15, 2024 | 12:05 am

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Heinrich, Vasquez call on Biden to withdraw from campaign

July 19, 2024 , 10:59 am
The U.S. Senator and congressman each said Joe Biden should step aside for a new candidate. Meanwhile, another of the…

Legislators pass disaster assistance funding, end special session quickly

July 19, 2024 , 7:13 pm
The two issues passed were only a fraction of what Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham had on her special session agenda.

House votes to pass bill for fire relief, behavioral health treatments

July 18, 2024 , 3:15 pm
The House voted overwhelmingly to pass HB 1, the appropriations bill that provides funding for the special session, fire relief…

Senate Democrats criticize bills and process, GOP introduces bills

July 18, 2024 , 3:02 pm
The special session began with Democrats criticizing Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham’s agenda and Republicans applauding it, while Senators introduced 16…

Special session to cost $211,900, appropriate funds for wildfire/flooding assistance

July 18, 2024 , 1:54 pm
The special session Feed Bill passed the House Appropriations and Finance Committee shortly after the special legislative session came to…

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