Opinions

Child Advocates Caution against Reinstating Food Tax

by Staff Reporter / Feb 05, 2016 / comments

Child Advocates Caution against Reinstating Food Tax

ALBUQUERQUE—Dr. Veronica C. García, Ed.D., executive director of New Mexico Voices for Children, issued the following statement regarding legislation (SB 281) that would reinstate the gross receipts tax on the purchase of food for consumption at home:

Luján Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

by Staff Reporter / Sep 15, 2015 / comments

Luján Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Santa Fe, NM – Congressman Ben Ray Luján of New Mexico’s Third District released the following video in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, which is celebrated from September 15 to October 15.

Udall, Heinrich Welcome BLM Decision to Maintain NM State Office

by Reporter / Sep 13, 2015 / comments

Udall, Heinrich Welcome BLM Decision to Maintain NM State Office

Letter To The Editor: Comment On Bear ‘Attack’

by Carol Clark / Sep 12, 2015 / comments

Letter To The Editor: Comment On Bear ‘Attack’

By SHEILA ARMSTRONG

Los Alamos

 

I'm continually amazed by the folks who come forward to destroy an animal that is protecting its young from human invaders to their environment. It's just wrong!

Udall Statement on the Anniversary of 9/11

by Reporter / Sep 11, 2015 / comments

Udall Statement on the Anniversary of 9/11

Today, U.S. Senator Tom Udall released the following statement on the 14th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks: 
 

Sen. Morales: Costly Superintendent Buyouts Should Be Eliminated

by Reporter / Sep 08, 2015 / comments

Costly Superintendent Buyouts Should Be Eliminated

BY SEN. HOWIE C. MORALES AND  JESSICA S. MARTINEZ, VETERAN EDUCATOR WITH THE ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT

Sen. Sanchez: NM Supreme Court Orders State to Enforce Wage Laws

by Reporter / Sep 08, 2015 / comments

NM Supreme Court Orders State to Enforce Wage Laws

BY: SENATOR MICHAEL SANCHEZ (D-29-VALENCIA AND BERNALILLO)

Women's Equality Day

by Reporter / Aug 26, 2015 / comments

Women's Equality Day

By: League of Women Voters of New Mexico

New Mexico Voters Statewide Strongly Oppose Proposals To Increase Cougar Trapping

by Carol Clark / Aug 25, 2015 / comments
image of New Mexico Mountain Lion. Courtesy of APNM

New Mexico Voters Statewide Strongly Oppose Proposals To Increase Cougar Trapping

Submitted by Carol A. Clark

Animal Protection of New Mexico News:

Upper Gold King Mine Spill Still Not Cleaned Up

by Carol Clark / Aug 23, 2015 / comments
Mine Wastes on Animas River bank rocks in Durango Aug. 14, 2015. Courtesy/Dr. Jack Nyhan

Upper Gold King Mine Spill Still Not Cleaned Up

 

By Dr. JACK NYHAN

Independent Environmental Scientist

Northern New Mexico

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