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 January 10, 2020 – Matt Grubs (filling in this week for Gene Grant) and The Line opinion panel examine Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham’s budget plan for the fiscal year that starts in July. She unveiled the proposal this week, … Continue reading Governor and Legislative Panel Each Reveal Budgets | The Line

January 3, 2020 – Gene Grant and NMiF’s all-journalist Line panel keep reeling off discussions about 2019’s top stories. The year’s third most talked-about story is the passage of the Energy Transition Act. Designed to save PNM stockholders from bearing … Continue reading Top Stories of 2019: #3 and #2 | The Line

January 3, 2020 – Gene Grant and a special all-journalist Line panel continue to count down the top stories of 2019. Part art, part science, the list is based on impact and amount of time spent discussing it throughout the … Continue reading Top Stories of 2019: #5 and #4 | The Line

January 3, 2020 – Gene Grant and NMiF’s all-journalist Line panel arrive at the year’s biggest story: the ongoing debate over immigration policy and the U.S.-Mexico border. One of the first official acts of incoming Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham was … Continue reading Top Stories of 2019: #1 | The Line

December 27, 2019 – Gene Grant and a special all-journalist Line panel continue our countdown of the top stories of 2019, based on impact and amount of time spent discussing it throughout the year. Coming in at number 8 on … Continue reading Top Stories of 2019: #8 and #7 | The Line

December 27, 2019 – Gene Grant and a special all-journalist Line panel count down the top stories of 2019, based on impact and amount of time spent discussing it throughout the year. Coming in at number 10 this year was … Continue reading Top Stories of 2019: #10 and #9 | The Line

December 27, 2019 – Host Gene Grant and a special all-journalist Line panel wrap up part one of our countdown of the top stories of 2019. Coming in at number 6 is Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham’s first year in office. … Continue reading Top Stories of 2019: #6 | The Line

December 20, 2019 – The day before recording this segment of The Line, there were two more accidents involving Albuquerque Rapid Transit buses and other vehicles, bringing the number up to ten. Gene Grant and this week’s opinion panelists debate … Continue reading Ten Crashes with Art Buses (So Far) | The Line

December 20, 2019 – The New York Times published a story bemoaning the woes of chile producers in New Mexico this year, and forecasting a threat to the future of New Mexico’s signature crop. Are New Mexicans too complacent about … Continue reading New Mexico’s Chile Crop Challenges | The Line

December 20, 2019 – The U.S. House of Representatives has voted to impeach President Trump. Gene Grant and The Line opinion panel look at the political impact of that decision, focusing on how it will affect Xochitl Torres Small’s effort … Continue reading All Three of NM’s U.S. Reps Vote to Impeach | The Line