NMiF Producer Megan Kamerick continues her conversation with medical sociologist Jeffrey Swanson about guns and mental illness with a discussion about how prisons are now the largest mental health providers.
NM Lottery Scholarship, Legislative Session Constitutional Amendments, Fluoride in Water, The Omaree Varela tragedyadmin February 24, 2014
This week, NEW MEXICO IN FOCUS features another trip to Santa Fe’s Capitol Building as NMiF correspondent Gwyneth Doland talks with Senators Stuart Ingle, Mary Kay Papen and Michael Sanchez and Representative Jim Smith on funding the financially troubled Lottery Scholarship. Doland also speaks with Senators John Ryan and Richard Martinez and Representative Gail Chasey… Continue Reading »
NMiF Correspondent Gwyneth Doland continues her discussion with County Commissioner Maggie Hart Stebbins and Dr. Jesus Galvan on whether the Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority should resume adding fluoride to drinking water.
The Line opinion panel continues its discussion, including a look at Luna Community College’s board of trustees, which voted to exempt itself from the school’s anti-nepotism police, as well as anti-Semitic attacks on the Nosh Delicatessen in Albuquerque and a new study that shows huge disparities in life spans depending on where one lives in… Continue Reading »
The Line continues its weekly news discussion about the Spaceport and a bill to curtail use of taxes for its operations; a push to use more money from the land grant permanent fund for early childhood programs; a new weekly newspaper funded by attorney Will Ferguson; and a move by the Navajo Nation to add… Continue Reading »