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Changes in the Governor’s Administration

November 19, 2021 –The Line Panel addresses a series of recent departures from Governor Lujan…

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Unleashing COVID-19 Boosters for NM Adults

November 19, 2021 –The Line Panel address the rising number of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations…

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Intersection of Education and Politics in New Mexico

November 19, 2021 – The Line Opinion Panel dives into the debate over the state’s…

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NM Prepares to Vaccinate Children Against COVID-19

November 5, 2021 –The FDA and CDC have both approved Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for children…

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Legalization of recreational Cannabis in New Mexicl

Roundhouse Gun Ban

November 5, 2021 – After a decision to ban guns at the New Mexico State…

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Elections Analysis

November 5, 2021 – The Line panel digs into Tuesday’s election results in races around…

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Return of Double Dipping?

October 29, 2021 – The Line Opinion Panel reacts to a push at the Capitol…

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Film Set Safety in New Mexico

October 29, 2021 – One week after the deadly, accidental shooting on the set of…

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Municipal Elections Preview

October 29, 2021 –Days away from the upcoming election, our Line Opinion Panel discusses the…

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COVID Relief Spending Squabble

October 22, 2021 –The Line opinion panel shares legal perspective on the Governor’s power to…

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NM United Stadium Vote Breakdown

October 22, 2021 – The Line opinion panel talks about the Bond Proposal to build…

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New Redistricting Process Takeaways

October 22, 2021 –The Line opinion panel discusses the recent work of New Mexico’s Independent…

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Health Care Staffing

October 15, 2021 – The Line opinion panel explores the problem of a burned-out, stressed-out…

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Campaign Finance Reporting

October 15, 2021 – The Line opinion panel breaks down the latest campaign finance numbers…

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Addressing the Homeless and Housing Crunch | Web Extra

October 1, 2021 – Despite a pandemic ban on evictions, some tenants in precarious housing situations…

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Measuring Student Success During COVID

October 1, 2021 – Standardized testing was so sparse in New Mexico in 2020 and…

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Balloon Fiesta Ready to Take Flight

September 24, 2021 – New Mexico’s premiere fall event is just days away, and we…

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New Mexico to Open Fully July 1

June 25, 2021 – Covid-19 restrictions began shutting down our state in March 2020. Now, more than 15 months later, New Mexico is ready to…

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No Resolution to Monument Removal, Destruction

June 18, 2021 – The Line panelists look at what progress – if any – has been made by…

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Profiting from New Cannabis Laws

June 18, 2021 – The Line opinion panelists talk about upcoming cannabis legalization and potential pitfalls. Conflicts of interest have…

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Blazing Heat in NM

June 18, 2021 – The Line opinion panel takes up a topic on everyone’s sweat-soaked brow…

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Redistricting Committee Selections Questioned

June 11, 2021 – The Line panelists take a closer look at the committee charged with bringing fairness to the…

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UFO Phenomena Goes Beyond Roswell

June 11, 2021 – The Line opinion panelists discuss Sen. Martin Heinrich’s call to have open and honest discussions…

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Court Upholds COVID Restrictions

June 11, 2021 – The Line opinion panel reacts to a unanimous decision this week from…

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Homicide Rate Rises in Albuquerque

June 4, 2021 – We have yet to see the halfway mark for 2021,but Albuquerque has already seen 50 homicide deaths.…

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New Mexico’s Vaccination Rate

June 4, 2021 – The Line opinion panel discusses New Mexico’s vaccination push, which this week added a cash sweepstakes to…

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Melanie Stansbury Wins CD1 Race

June 4, 2021 – Voters in New Mexico’s 1st Congressional District chose a new representative to send to…

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Footing the Bill for Oil and Gas

May 28, 2021 – The Line opinion panelists discuss a new report that suggests New…

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Department of Workforce Solutions in Crisis?

May 28, 2021 – Businesses have paid millions into the state’s unemployment insurance fund, which…

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New Mexico’s Space Dreams Take Flight

May 28, 2021 – The Line opinion panel looks at recent outcomes for big ticket…

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Voting in the Special Election

May 21, 2021 – The Line opinion panel tackles the issue of voting in the special election for the…

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Relaxing Facemask Rules

May 21, 2021 – To wear or not to wear masks? That is the question the Line opinion panel takes on…

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Eviction Wave Expected

May 14, 2021 – Federal and state moratoriums on evictions are nearing their expiration date,…

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Work Search Requirement Reinstated

May 14, 2021 – New Mexico’s Department of Workforce Solutions is reinstating the job search…

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New Mexico GOP Goes to Texas for Convention

May 14, 2021 – New Mexico’s Republican Party leaders will hold their upcoming convention in…

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