January 29, 2021 – Gene Grant and The Line opinion panel deal with the topic of New Mexico legislators who accepted pandemic aid for their small businesses. Does having a citizen legislature necessarily invite an ethics dilemma, where lawmakers are asked to vote on issues that benefit them financially?
This segment is part of our #YourNMGov project, in collaboration with KUNM radio and the Santa Fe Reporter. Support for public media (NMPBS and KUNM) provided by the Thornburg Foundation.
Host: Gene Grant
The Line Opinion Panel:
Dede Feldman, former state senator
Dan Foley, former state representative
Justine Fox-Young, former state representative
Eric Griego, former state senator
For More Information:
New Mexico Lawmakers Among Beneficiaries of Relief Grants – Associated Press
This segment is part of our #YourNMGov project, in collaboration with KUNM radio. Support for public media provided by the Thornburg Foundation.