February 17, 2015

U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce: ‘Everyday people want a fair shot’

A joint session of the New Mexico House and Senate convened this afternoon for an address by U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce, R-Hobbs, who called on legislators to avoid getting “lost in politics” and remain focused on the basic needs of constituents.


  • Margaret Wright

    Margaret Wright is a freelance writer and editor born and raised in Albuquerque, NM. She has also worked as a teacher, social worker and waitress. She was promoted from contributor to managing editor of Albuquerque’s alt.weekly Alibi before going on to co-found the New Mexico Compass (R.I.P.), a digital news and culture outlet with an emphasis on mentoring fledgling journalists.