2015 Legislature: Transparency In Government

This week, NMiF correspondent Gwyneth Doland asks lawmakers and advocates at the Roundhouse about proposals to increase transparency in campaign contributions and state government.

Legislation:
SB 537 – Sunshine Portal State Contract Info
HB 378 – Require Oral Public Comment At Meetings

People, Power and Democracy: This story is part of a reporting partnership between New Mexico In Depth, KUNM and NMPBS that attempts to pull back the curtain on how the New Mexico Legislature works and, in some cases, doesn’t.

Web Extra: “Real Names” On Facebook

Some Native Americans say Facebook won’t let them use their real names on the social networking site. What should Facebook do to address these concerns? Our line panelists weigh in on that question this week.

LINE PANELISTS:
Tom Garrity, The Garrity Group PR
Eric Griego, Former New Mexico Senator
Sophie Martin, Editor, DukeCityFix.com & Attorney
Brigette Russell, New Mexico Watchdog