Articles Tagged 'New Mexico'
Gov. Lujan Grisham signs marijuana decriminalization bill
A bill reducing penalties for possession of small amounts of marijuana will soon become law.
This comes after Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham signed legislation that… READ MORE
U.S. Sen. Tom Udall says he is not running for a third term
It was news a lot of New Mexicans didn’t expect. U.S. Sen. Tom Udall says he’s not going to run for a third term. Udall… READ MORE
Bid to repeal New Mexico gun-control law is blocked by Democrat state official
New Mexico’s Democratic secretary of state on Thursday rejected a petition targeting the repeal of the state’s new measure to expand its background check requirement… READ MORE
New Mexico moves to expand background checks on gun sales
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Legislators sent a bill to expand background checks on private gun sales in New Mexico to the governor’s desk Monday… READ MORE
Governor withdraws most New Mexico National Guard from border
SANTA FE – New Mexico’s governor, arguing there is not an “overwhelming national security crisis,” withdrew the majority of National Guard troops deployed at the… READ MORE
Border rancher: ‘We’ve found prayer rugs out here. It’s unreal’
LORDSBURG, N.M. — Ranchers and farmers near the U.S.-Mexico border have been finding prayer rugs on their properties in recent months, according to one rancher… READ MORE
New Mexico Business: If You Support Trump, Get Out
A business owner in Albuquerque has announced that, due to his opposition to “fascism,” he will henceforth refuse to do business with Republicans and President-elect… READ MORE
Student group calls University of New Mexico seal offensive
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The University of New Mexico’s official seal depicting a Spanish conquistador and a frontiersman is drawing accusations of racism from Native American… READ MORE
Republican Susana Martinez Sworn in as First Female Governor of New Mexico
Associated Press, FOXNews.com
SANTA FE, N.M. — Republican Susana Martinez has claimed her place in history as New Mexico’s first female governor, taking office with the start of the new year.
Martinez, 51, formally became governor during a private ceremony at midnight in the Capitol Rotunda.
About 200 friends and family, including her stepson, father, brother and sister, watched as… READ MORE
Sarah Palin Primary Endorsements End with Mixed Results
The State Column
Palin Politics was on show again during the primaries in Mississippi, Alabama and New Mexico.
This time with mixed results.
The former… READ MORE