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January 25, 2019 – There’s an avalanche of education proposals in the Roundhouse this year, as lawmakers look to fix parts of the education system found lacking in the Yazzie/Martinez vs. State of New Mexico lawsuit. Gene Grant and the … Continue reading The Line: Education Reforms

January 25, 2019 – A fast pace is setting the tone for the first full week of New Mexico’s legislative session.  But, not everyone is onboard with the “rocket docket” strategy of streamlining some bills, arguing a lack of transparency, … Continue reading The Line: Legislative Session Off And Running

January 17, 2019 – Gene Grant and the Line panelists look at Albuquerque Public School’s mail-in election, which seeks a property tax increase to pay for renovating and repairing aging schools and updating security, technology and educational equipment. Are mail-in … Continue reading The Line: Albuquerque Public Schools Special Mail-In Election

January 17, 2019 – Gene Grant and the Line opinion panelists continue their discussion on the topics covered in Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham first State of the State address marking the start of the 60-day legislative session. This time, they … Continue reading The Line: State Of The State Extras

January 17, 2019 – Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham gave her first State of the State address on opening day of New Mexico’s legislative session and outlined some bold plans for spending the state’s dollars.  Some of the big money ticket … Continue reading The Line: Governor Lujan Grisham Lays Out Priorities In Opening Address

January 11, 2019 – Goodbye to plastic straws for your drinks and plastic bags for your groceries? Four Albuquerque City Councilors recently introduced a proposal to ban single-use plastics at restaurants and retail shops.  Santa Fe passed a similar measure … Continue reading The Line: Albuquerque Considers Banning Plastics

January 11, 2019 – This year’s 60-day legislative session begins next week, starting midday on Tuesday, January 15 with Governor Lujan Grisham’s first State of the State address.  There have been many bills filed ahead of the session, including those … Continue reading The Line: 2019 Legislative Session Preview

January 11, 2019 –  She’s only been New Mexico’s governor since January 1st, but Michelle Lujan Grisham has wasted no time getting straight to work, from selecting cabinet members both before and after her inauguration, to making an executive order … Continue reading The Line: Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham Gets To Work

January 4, 2019 – 2019 will be a pivotal year for New Mexico. For starters, we have a new Governor, Michelle Lujan Grisham. And, we’re also looking at more than a billion dollars in new money in the state coffers. … Continue reading The Line: Journalists Make Predictions About Big Stories To Watch in 2019

December 21, 2018 – Host Gene Grant and our all-journalist Line panel are closing in on the top story of 2018. In this segment, they discuss the 3rd and 2nd biggest stories of the past year. Up first was the … Continue reading The Line: Top Stories of 2018 (Numbers 3 & 2)