Local Lawmakers at the Roundhouse

Nick Salazar&Dennis Pena ONLINE

Local House members saw some major changes in the first day. The Democrats retook the majority in the House in the November election meaning they are back in charge.

Legislative Session Begins

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Starting the seventh year of her eight year term, New Mexico’s Republican Gov. Susana Martinez called for much the same medicine she has prescribed all along: lower taxes, fewer regulations, more schooling choices and accountability and better tools for the courts and law enforcement to fight drunk driving and crime.