Rep. Patty Lundstrom just broke a Democratic Party Caucus practice, donating $1,000 each to moderate candidates opposing good incumbent Democratic Reps. Susan Herrera, Kristina Ortez, Roger Montoya, & Andrea Romero. It’s time for us to step up and out-donate Patty… Read More ›
We Thought We Were Done, But Special Session Looms in Two Weeks for Cannabis. Retake & ThinkNM Call to Include 36% Small Loan Rate
We review what got done, what didn’t, who to credit, who to blame, and what to do now, with a special session promised in two weeks. Plus we offer the five-act tragedy of The Gutting of SB 66.
Redistricting: We’ve Heard From Speaker Egolf, Now Let’s Hear Sen. Dede Feldman’s Very Different View
Speaker Egolf’s comments on redistricting on our Zoom Conversation have made the front page of the New Mexican and the ABQ Journal. We offer his interview again today, but first Sen. Dede Feldman offers her historic perspective on redistricting.
Why Bills Sometimes Go Sideways or Die, Tools / Actions to Prevent That, Plus 30 Minutes with Speaker Egolf
The legislative update is packed with new information, followed by commentary on lessons learned at the midpoint of the session, and 2 videos, one with Speaker Egolf and one with Public Bank leader, Angela Merkert. A must view post.
Amending the ETA, Yes or No: Chapter One, Plus a Review of Biden’s Recovery Plan Including $15 Minimum Wage
We examine Chair of the PRC, Steve Fischman’s views on the ETA Amendments, plus info on Sierra Club lobbying training for amendments to the Produced Water Act. Finally video of both of our Conversations with Sen. Wirth & Speaker Egolf.