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The Clock is Ticking on the 2020 Legislative Session

clock ticking for 2020 legislative session

With one  day left in the 54th legislative session, Gwyneth Doland  from New Mexico PBS joins host Khalil Ekulona to talk about the bills that passed so far and the ones that look like they will have to wait until next year.  This episode moves fast so make sure to listen!

For more great coverage of the legislative session, check out New Mexico in Focus.

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Budget Update and Professional Legislature Possibilities

Budget Update

Matt Grubs from New Mexico PBS joins the program to talk about Senate Joint Resolution 7. What is SJ7? If it passes it would pave the way for New Mexico to have a professional legislature. Matt discusses where it stands at the Roundhouse and what that would mean for the state. We also discuss the budget, the opportunity scholarship, and the legal settlement transparency act.

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