Strong Families NM Field Director Adrian Barboa speaks to community members at the Thursday evening event. Courtesy photo
Strong Families NM Provides Legislative Update
Strong Families NM held a legislative update forum Thursday, March 30 at the Northern NM Heritage Center (the Onate Center) in Alcalde to brief community members on what action occurred in the 2017 New Mexico legislative session that could affect families in New Mexico.
Participants shared a meal at the Thursday evening event and heard in-depth presentations on some of the key bills and legislation Strong Families NM and their partners worked on during the 2017 legislative session which ended on March 18. Strong Families NM Field Director Adrian Barboa presented legislative issues and answered the questions the thirty community members who attended the event.
Following the presentations, community members were asked for their input into what issues are most pressing for families in the Valley.
Local residents discuss education issues and add their thoughts to subject posters on the walls. Courtesy photo
These are some of the key bills and legislation Strong Families NM and their partners worked on during the 2017 legislative session that impact New Mexico families and what they briefed community members on during the Thursday evening event.