Episodes

This week on New Mexico in Focus, Correspondent Gwyneth Doland heads to Santa Fe to explore the nexus of education and tax reform efforts. In response to a judge’s decision that New Mexico hasn’t been spending enough on its public … Continue reading Education & Tax Reform in the Roundhouse, Hip Hop History & Future, The Line

This week on New Mexico in Focus: Lawmakers continue to debate the idea of increasing the state’s minimum wage. One plan also includes doing away with another wage level designed for employees like restaurant wait staff and bartenders, who currently work on … Continue reading Minimum Wage Debate, Native American Artists on the No-DAPL Movement, The Line

This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Gwyneth Doland reports from the Roundhouse on the latest movement regarding ethics legislation and especially on the recently released HB4, which lays out details of how a voter-approved Ethics Commission would work. NMiF host … Continue reading Ethics Legislation, Legislative Roundup, The Line

This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Gwyneth Doland reports from the Roundhouse with the latest updates on gun control legislation, including more stringent background check requirements. Correspondent Laura Paskus takes a deep dive into protecting some of our … Continue reading Gun Control Legislation, Protecting Our States “Temporary” Waterways, Groundwater Contamination at Holloman AFB, The Line

This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Gwyneth Doland dives into the finances surrounding legalized and medicinal cannabis with a financial market analyst, a tax expert, and an owner of a medical cannabis dispensary. Gene Grant and the Line opinion … Continue reading Finances surrounding legalized and medicinal cannabis, The Line

This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Gwyneth Doland breaks down what will no doubt be one of the most high-profile legislative discussions this year: legalizing recreational cannabis for adults over age 21. She finds out why supporters believe … Continue reading Legalizing Recreational Cannabis, The Line Discusses the Conflict Over the Proposed Border Wall

This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Megan Kamerick sits down with Rep. Daymon Ely, who is working on a “red flag” law that would allow authorities to temporarily remove firearms from those deemed to be an immediate threat … Continue reading Rep. Daymon Ely on his “Red Flag” Gun Law, The Line

This week on New Mexico in Focus, Correspondent Laura Paskus brings us this month’s segment of “Our Land: New Mexico’s Environmental Past, Present and Future.” She sits down with Senator Peter Wirth and Representative Gail Armstrong to talk about proposed … Continue reading Our Land: Proposed Bills This Legislative Session, The Line Discusses The Beginnings of Michelle Lujan Grisham’s Term

This week on New Mexico in Focus, why medicine is not always enough to help patients on the road to recovery. Dr. David Rakel has spent his career looking at the role active listening and trust building can play in … Continue reading Compassionate Healthcare, Native American Treaty Rights, Women’s Sports in New Mexico, The Line Predictions for 2019

This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Russell Contreras sits down with author and journalist Gustavo Arellano, creator of the formerly syndicated column “Ask a Mexican.” Arellano talks about the importance of alternative newsweeklies, free speech, and Latino representation in … Continue reading Gustavo Arellano Revisited, The Line Breaks Down the Top 5 Stories of the Year