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The Line: Governor Martinez On Crime In New Mexico

State of the State 2018

January 19, 2018 – The Line opinion panelists continue their look at Governor Martinez’ State of the State address, with a focus on her points about crime and public safety. During her speech, the Governor introduced a police officer whose badge stopped a bullet fired from the gun of a career criminal recently bonded out by a judge. Gene Grant and the Line look at the Governor’s legacy in matters not only of crime, but also of punishment.

Line Panelists:
Merritt Allen, Vox Optima LLC
Dan Foley, former House minority whip
Sophie Martin, attorney
Harry Van Buren, professor in UNM Anderson School of Management

The Line: Priorities Outlined In The Governor’s State Of The State Address

January 19, 2018 – Governor Martinez gave her State of the State address at the Roundhouse on Tuesday. The event marked the beginning of the 30-day legislative session and the start of her final year in office. Gene Grant and the Line opinion panel examine the standout points in the Governor’s speech, and look carefully at the Governor’s summation of her efforts on education.

Line Panelists:
Merritt Allen, Vox Optima LLC
Dan Foley, former House minority whip
Sophie Martin, attorney
Harry Van Buren, professor in UNM Anderson School of Management