Cancer Treatment In New Mexico

Producer Sarah Gustavus speaks with Dr. Angela Wandinger-Ness from the UNM Cancer Center about innovations in cancer treatment in New Mexico and encouraging local students to consider a career in medicine and cancer treatment.

NMPBS will air the Ken Burns documentary Cancer: Emperor of All Maladies¬†beginning March 30.¬†Viewers can post their own stories about cancer on a special online wall available through the film’s website.

The Line: March 27, 2015

The 2015 regular legislative session ended recently. Lawmakers on both sides blame the other party for the low number of bills that passed this year. Many headlines in the local media included the word “bitter” to describe the political climate at the Roundhouse this session.

We invited some former state lawmakers to join us on the line this week to tell us what they think.

The line panelists discussed what did not pass this session:

They also talked about the legislation that did make it through and is headed for the governor’s desk:

Line Panelists:
Janice Arnold-Jones, Former NM State Representative
Dede Feldman, Former NM State Senator
Dan Foley, Former NM House Minority Whip
Eric Griego, Former NM State Senator