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Recreational marijuana bill heads to governor’s desk for final approval

14 ViewsSANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – Recreational cannabis is one step closer to being legalized in the state, all it needs now is the governor’s signature. The New Mexico Senate voted to legalize recreational marijuana Wednesday night. For years, legislation to legalize recreational marijuana has died or stalled in the Senate,

New Mexico Legislature approves liquor license overhaul

11 ViewsSANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Legislature is sending a bill to the governor that would overhaul state liquor regulations in an effort to invigorate the hospitality industry. The Senate voted 29-11 Tuesday to approve the bill, and the House quickly agreed to recent amendments.

Governor optimistic over how the legislative session is shaping up

11 ViewsALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The legislative session has started to take shape as lawmakers reached the halfway point last week.  So far, 30 bills have made it through the committee process, passed on the House floor, and have been sent over to the Senate side. One of those bills includes House