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August 5, 2016 – The UNM Athletics department is facing a $1.5 million dollar budget deficit. Line Panelists: Janice Arnold-Jones, former state representative Tom Garrity, Garrity Group PR Richard Romero, former state senator Laura Sanchez-Rivét, attorney at Cuddy & McCarthy, … Continue reading The Line: UNM Athletics Budget Deficit (web extra)

July 29, 2016 – The Albuquerque Journal reported this week that an industry group is seeking a new local ordinance to charge lodgers tax on Airbnb rentals. Taos and Albuquerque already charge lodgers tax for rooms and homes booked on … Continue reading The Line: Airbnb In New Mexico (Web Extra)

July 29, 2016 – Former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson is running for president on the Libertarian ticket this year. Host Gene Grant and this week’s Line opinion panelists discuss the Johnson campaign in this week’s show. Line Panelists: Eddy Aragon, … Continue reading The Line: The Latest On Gary Johnson’s Presidential Campaign (Web Extra)

June 10, 2016 – The Albuquerque Police Officers’ Association (APOA) filed a complaint with the City and APD claiming that both entities put officers in danger during protests surrounding Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s visit to New Mexico. “Upon information and belief of the … Continue reading The Line: APD Union Files Complaint About Issues During Trump Protest (web extra)

June 3, 2016 – Several Albuquerque city councilors voiced concerns recently after news broke that the Albuquerque Police Department was selling drugs to people in undercover sting operations. Mayor Richard Berry has said that he will not stop the department and that statement garnished … Continue reading The Line: City Councilors Express Concerns About Reverse Sting Operations (Web Extra)

May 27, 2016 – An article Santa Fe New Mexican caught the attention of our Line opinion panelists this week. Fake service dogs can cause trouble for people with real ones   Line Panelists: Janice Arnold-Jones, former state representative Tom … Continue reading The Line: Regulating Service Animals (web extra)

May 27, 2016 – An Associated Press story about rural economic development caught our attention this week. Old movie theaters could be key element of rural New Mexico economic development Line Panelists: Janice Arnold-Jones, former state representative Tom Garrity, Garrity … Continue reading The Line: Renovations Of Rural Theaters (web extra)

May 20, 2016 – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Donald Trump, and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton have announced events in New Mexico ahead of the June 7 primary. Sanders and Clinton also opened offices in Albuquerque in recent weeks. New … Continue reading The Line: National Candidates In NM (web extra)

May 13, 2016 – New Mexico State Auditor Tim Keller announced on May 5 that the state auditor’s  office will examine why there are still over 5,000 untested rape kits around the state. “Clearing the backlog of sexual assault evidence kits … Continue reading The Line: Auditor Keller Announces Examination Of Rape Kit Backlog (Web Extra)

May 6, 2016 – A group of current and former employees of Kelly’s Brew Pub in Albuquerque allege the owners required that they pay back the wages they should have received when the city raised the local minimum wage. Host … Continue reading The Line: Employees Allege Minimum Wage Violations At Albuquerque Restaurant (Web Extra)