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October 26, 2018 – How long should past allegations against a prospective employee or appointee affect their selection? Does it depend on the position they are looking to hold? Gene Grant and the Line opinion panelists look at a past … Continue reading The Line: Questions Arise Over APD Hire

October 26, 2018 – The University of New Mexico continues to deal with a budget shortfall, especially with the greater-than-expected drop in enrollment.  One legislator is looking at the high salaries and benefits top administrators in the athletics department receive … Continue reading The Line: UNM’s Enrollment Drops, Administrator’s Salaries Remain High

October 26, 2018 – With a little over a week to go before Election Day, candidates are pulling out all the stops in their efforts to win. Gene Grant and the Line opinion panelists discuss the role attack ads, big-name … Continue reading The Line: The Politics Of Attack Ads And Endorsements

Host Gene Grant and The Line panelists go “Off the Cuff” to talk about the news that Sears will likely file for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy and close its store in Coronado Mall.

October 19, 2018 – There are 39 contested seats in the New Mexico House of Representatives, and all 70 House seats appear on the November ballot. Will there be a “blue wave” as some are predicting, or will the GOP … Continue reading The Line: Control Of NM’s House of Representatives Up For Grabs

October 19, 2018 – The University of New Mexico has a policy of equity and inclusion, but four murals that have been on the walls of the Zimmerman Library since 1939 have caused controversy over the last few decades. Titled “Three … Continue reading The Line: Zimmerman Library’s Controversial Murals

October 19, 2018 – The Albuquerque Police Department is filling up their ranks by hiring candidates away from other law enforcement agencies. Do other departments have reason to be concerned or frustrated with APD’s recruiting practices? Gene Grant and the … Continue reading The Line: APD Is Growing Their Force

October 12, 2018 – Netflix is buying Albuquerque Studios and plans to spend over a billion dollars in our state over the next ten years.  What does it mean to the local and state economy?  Gene Grant and the Line … Continue reading The Line: Netflix Lands in Albuquerque

October 12, 2018 – Governor Susana Martinez signed an executive order last week that would allow professionals in certain occupations to practice without a state license if they have consumer consent. The move is designed to make it easier for … Continue reading The Line: Governor’s Order Waives Need For Some Licenses

October 12, 2018 – Gene Grant and the Line opinion panelists look at candidates in the race for state land commissioner.  The position is an important one, with the winner put in charge of more than 14-thousand square miles of … Continue reading The Line: Down Ballot Races – Land Commissioner