Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham is backing a proposal designed to deliver tuition-free college to every New Mexican who wishes to pursue higher education.
Jason Espinoza reports from the Roundhouse:
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Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham is lending her support to Senate Bill 140, sponsored by Senator Liz Stefanics and Representative Joy Garratt, which is intended to expand tuition-free public college to more students in New Mexico.
Higher Education Department Secretary Stephanie Rodriguez outlines the proposal
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The bill was approved by the Senate Education Committee 5 to 3 and will now be considered by the Senate Finance Committee.
For the New Mexico News Network, I’m Jason Espinoza