December 25, 2015 – Former Secretary of State Dianna Duran is currently serving a 30 day sentence for her use of campaign funds at casinos around the state. Also this year, state senator Phil Griego resigned during the legislative session as he faced an ethics investigation.
Could these high profile political resignations lead to real change in ethics laws next year? Host Gene Grant and this week’s Line panelists debate the lasting impact of the latest corruption scandals in New Mexico.
Political resignations are number two on our list of the top stories of 2015.