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Broadband Expansion Plan

March 12, 2021 – Broadband expansion. According to New Mexico’s governor, it’s “the most urgently…

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1437 Line Back to School 2

In-Person Learning Returns

March 12, 2021 – New Mexico is poised to reopen schools across the state by…

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State Civil Rights Act Police Reform

March 5, 2021 – A bill that purports to level the playing field when it…

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Reining in Short-term Lenders

March 5, 2021 – The state Senate signed off on a bill this past week…

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Recreational Cannabis

March 5, 2021 – A handful of bills that take different paths to the legalization…

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Budget Bill Advances

February 26, 2021 – The Line opinion panel looks at the advancement of the $7.39…

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1435 Line Deb Haaland Nomination

Haaland’s Confirmation Performance and Prospects

February 26, 2021 – Interior Secretary-designate Deb Haaland, who represents New Mexico’s 1st Congressional District,…

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1435 Line Back to School Decisions

Back to School or Stay at Home? School Boards Decide

February 26, 2021 – The Line opinion panel talks about the choices in front of…

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1434 Line Dark Money

PNM’s Dark Money Spending

February 19, 2021 – The Line opinion panel talks about the revelation that PNM’s parent…

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1434 Line Haaland

Deb Haaland’s Coming Nomination Battle

February 19, 2021 – Next Tuesday is Rep. Dep Haaland’s first stop on her journey…

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1434 Line Vaccines

Vaccination Plan Stretched by Supply

February 19, 2021 – The Line opinion panel looks at New Mexico’s desperate dash to…

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Will Democrats Pass on Power?

February 12, 2021 – The Line opinion panel discusses efforts to make New Mexico’s political…

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Phelps Anderson’s Abortion Vote Prompts Party Switch

February 12, 2021 – A primary goal of many Democrats heading into New Mexico’s 2021…

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1433 Line Liquor Laws

Legislature Stirs Liquor Laws

February 12, 2021 – New Mexico’s Byzantine system of liquor licensing has long featured jaw-dropping…

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Another Dry Season for the Rio Grande

February 5, 2021 – A below-average snowpack this year foretells another bad year for irrigators…

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1432 Line COVID Roundhouse

COVID at the Roundhouse

February 5, 2021 – The Line opinion panel chats about the recent revelation that a…

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Classroom

Back to School During COVID

February 5, 2021 – Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham’s announcement during her State of the State…

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COVID Relief Money

Lawmakers Get Pandemic Assistance

January 29, 2021 – Gene Grant and The Line opinion panel deal with the topic of…

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COVID and Reopening New Mexico

April 30, 2021 – The Line explores the impact of Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham’s new…

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Transparency Issue at CYFD

April 30, 2021 – The Line opinion panelists discuss a report from Searchlight New Mexico…

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Population Growth Lags in New Mexico

April 30, 2021 – The Line opinion panel looks at population news from the Census…

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1443 Line PNM Merger

Possible PNM Acquisition

April 23, 2021 – Next month, the Public Regulation Commission will decide whether to approve…

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New Mexico True Campaign Refresh

April 23, 2021 – The New Mexico True tourism campaign, rolled out during the administration…

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Looking Ahead to the 2022 Governor’s Race

April 23, 2021 – New Mexico’s next gubernatorial election is a year and a half…

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Special Session Day 1 Recap

Final Legislative Action from the 2021 Session

April 16, 2021 – Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham had until April 9 to sign or…

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Congressional District 1 Race

April 16, 2021 – The Line wades into the special election to replace Deb Haaland…

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1442 Line COVID and Schools

COVID Cancels Some In-Person Learning

April 16, 2021 – At the urging of the governor, schools around the state opened…

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COVID Vaccine

COVID Vaccination Plans

April 9, 2021 – NMiF looks at the state’s vaccination plans and its rollout. All…

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State of New Mexico Roundhouse

Bill-Signing Week for Governor

April 9, 2021 – The Line opinion panel zeroes in on the bills being signed…

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Good Government Bills

March 26, 2021 – There were several so-called good government bills brought up in the…

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Women in NM’s Legislature

March 26, 2021 – Accusations from female lawmakers of hostile treatment within the halls of…

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State of New Mexico Roundhouse

Legislative Overview

March 26, 2021 – The Line opinion panel discusses the slew of landmark bills that…

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1438 Line Drilling Memo

Governor Asks President for Oil and Gas Relief

March 19, 2021 – One of the first actions President Biden took upon taking office…

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1438 Line Deb Haaland

Race to Replace Deb Haaland’s Vacated Seat

March 19, 2021 – Deb Haaland’s historic confirmation as the next Interior Secretary of the…

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Legislative Session Sprint to the Finish

March 19, 2021 – Gene Grant and The Line opinion panel look at all the…

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APD Leadership

March 12, 2021 – Albuquerque’s Mayor Tim Keller announced this week that he has appointed…

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