Episodes

This week on New Mexico in Focus: With the midterm election just around the corner, campaigns, parties and civic groups are working hard to drum up voter enthusiasm. Who are the candidates and parties counting on to get out to … Continue reading Midterm Elections, Constitutional Amendment #1, Carlsbad & The Economic Boom, The Line

This week on New Mexico in Focus, a closer look at a race that tends to get overlooked: electing a judge to the New Mexico Court of Appeals. Six of the ten judicial positions are on the ballot this election, … Continue reading New Mexico Court of Appeals Election, Young Professional Life in Carlsbad

October 19, 2018 –  For a closer look at the upcoming race for the Second Congressional District, Fred Martino of Public TV Station KRWG in Las Cruces sat down with the democratic candidate Xochitl Torres-Small to talk about some of … Continue reading Second Congressional District Candidate Xochitl Torres-Small

This week on New Mexico in Focus, a closer look at the upcoming race for the Second Congressional District. Fred Martino of Public TV Station KRWG in Las Cruces sits down with the democratic candidate Xochitl Torres-Small, to talk about … Continue reading Second Congressional District Race, Skyrocketing Housing Prices in Carlsbad, The Line

The November elections are less than a month away, and voters will choose whether to approve a change to the state constitution and create an independent statewide ethics commission. This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Gwyneth Doland sits down … Continue reading Ethics Commission Proposal, Our Land, The Line

This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Gwyneth Doland talks with Andrew Oxford of the Santa Fe New Mexican about money spent by special interest groups leading up to the November midterm elections. Producer Sarah Gustavus sits down with the head of … Continue reading Campaign Finance, Popular Vote, The Line

This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Megan Kamerick sits down with UNM Political Science Professor Emerita Christine Sierra. Sierra has blazed many trails in her life. She was among the first Mexican-America women to get a doctorate in political … Continue reading Political Science Professor Emerita Christine Sierra, The Line

This week on New Mexico in Focus, host Gene Grant sits down with New Mexico Secretary of Education Christopher Ruszkowski to talk about the latest news from PED. They discuss teacher and student evaluations, other education priorities and the politics around our … Continue reading New Mexico Secretary of Education Christopher Ruszkowski, The Line

This week on New Mexico in Focus, producer Sarah Gustavus talks to Teeniors founder Trish Lopez and some tech-savvy teens. In 2015, Teeniors was born at a startup event to meet two needs … help seniors learn how to effectively use … Continue reading Teeniors, Our Land: Protecting Wildlife and Drivers, The Line

This week on New Mexico in Focus, host Gene Grant sits down with Albuquerque Mayor Tim Keller to talk about priorities in year one of his administration, including a range of initiatives related to crime, economic development and community building. … Continue reading Albuquerque Mayor Tim Keller, The Line