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Udall, Heinrich, Luján Announce $3.5 Million To Restore Nambé Falls Reservoir, Reimburse Firefighting For Tres Lagunas Fire

by Staff Reporter / Apr 10, 2015 / comments

Image of Nambe Reservoir, US Bureau of Reclamation

Udall, Heinrich, Luján Announce $3.5 Million To Restore Nambé Falls Reservoir, Reimburse Firefighting For Tres Lagunas Fire

 

CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION News:

Governor Signs $6.235 Billion State Budget

by Staff Reporter / Apr 10, 2015 / comments

Governor Signs $6.235 Billion State Budget

STATE News:

ALBUQUERQUE — Gov. Susana Martinez signed New Mexico’s Fiscal Year 2016 State Budget Thursday, which prioritizes job creation, continuing education reform, and improvements to public safety.

As signed, the $6.235 billion budget increases state spending by 1.3 percent over the current fiscal year. 

Planning Commission Defers Cell Tower Application At Verizon’s Request

by Staff Reporter / Apr 09, 2015 / comments

The City Planning Commission did not hear the application for the Verizon Wireless cell tower because the applicant sent a request to defer the hearing.

Governor Acts On Legislation Focused On New Mexico’s Economy

by Staff Reporter / Apr 08, 2015 / comments

Governor Acts On Legislation Focused On New Mexico’s Economy

STATE News:

Congressman Luján Visits James Rodriguez Elementary School in Española: Meets with Students Who Attended White House Science Fair

by Staff Reporter / Apr 08, 2015 / comments

Congressman Ben Ray Luján visited James Rodriguez Elementary School Tuesday to learn about the science projects the students have been working on. 

Heinrich Highlights Free Tax Assistance For Families

by Staff Reporter / Apr 07, 2015 / comments

Heinrich Highlights Free Tax Assistance For Families

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M. visited Tax Help New Mexico at Central New Mexico Community College (CNM) to highlight free tax assistance for New Mexico residents.

Senate Democrats Support Special Session

by Staff Reporter / Apr 07, 2015 / comments

Senate Democrats may be willing to support calling a special session of the Legislature to fix capital outlay. Read on for the full story.

Governor Signs Bill To Help Pay Off Student Loans For Nurses Who Go Back To School

by Staff Reporter / Apr 07, 2015 / comments

Governor Signs Bill To Help Pay Off Student Loans For Nurses Who Go Back To School

LAS CRUCES — Monday, Gov. Susana Martinez signed legislation that will help pay off student loan debt for nurses who go back to school to become educators in their field.

Heinrich Highlights Free Tax Assistance For Families

by Staff Reporter / Apr 05, 2015 / comments

U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich

Heinrich Highlights Free Tax Assistance For Families

STATE News:

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M. visited Tax Help New Mexico at Central New Mexico Community College (CNM) to highlight free tax assistance for New Mexico residents.

Gov. Appoints Ted Barela To Fill Senate Vacancy: Also Fills Regent Positions

by Staff Reporter / Apr 05, 2015 / comments

Gov. Susana Martinez announced Friday the appointment of Ted Barela to fill the vacancy in Senate District 39 created by the resignation of former Sen. Phil Griego.

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