May 5, 2017 – A record number of Santa Fe voters soundly rejected a proposed tax on sugar-sweetened beverages. With the defeat of the two-cent-per-ounce tax, the city must look to other ways to fund early childhood education programs. And Governor Susana Martinez plans to reintroduce a tax overhaul bill when she schedules the special session she has pledged to call.
Dan Foley, former New Mexico house minority whip
Marsha Garcia, Strategies 360
Laura Sanchez-Rivét, attorney at Cuddy & McCarthy, LLP
Mary T. Torres, attorney at Law Offices of Mary T. Torres