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MALDEF President Thomas Saenz Preview

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October 25, 2019 – New Mexico in Focus previews its upcoming interview with MALDEF President Thomas Saenz. Acting as general counsel for the group, Saenz has been deeply involved in the Yazzie/Martinez v. State of New Mexico lawsuit. In an excerpt of his interview with correspondent Russell Contreras, Saenz examines President Trump’s effort to woo Hispanic voters during his recent visit to New Mexico and in the 2020 election. 

Guest:
Thomas Saenz, MALDEF national president

Pushing back against citizenship question on U.S. Census – Associated Press

Gov. Lujan Grisham won’t appeal Yazzie-Martinez suit – Albuquerque Journal

Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham on Public Education in New Mexico

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August 16, 2019 – Senior producer Matt Grubs sits down for an in-depth conversation with Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham about her ambitious goal of raising New Mexico’s public education system to be a model for the country. Less than a month after firing her education secretary, the governor picked Ryan Stewart to lead the Public Education Department.

Guest:
Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, (D) New Mexico

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Gov. Lujan Grisham talks about the rollout of K-5 Plus and how to evaluate the program