Unheard CYFD bills have lawmakers asking questions

10 Views  Â ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Making changes to CYFD to keep kids safe was a big topic during the legislative session. According to New Mexico Child First Network, a child advocacy group, 50 pieces of legislation were presented asking for changes to CYFD and five were passed.

New Mexico Legislative Session Ends Without Drama

23 Views  Â The 2023 New Mexico Legislative Session came to an end at noon on Saturday and without a lot of drama in the closing hours.  Despite not getting all of what they wanted to accomplish, House Democrats said it was a good and productive session.

Lawmakers wrap up busy legislative session

23 Views  Â After a 60-day session in the roundhouse, the governor says a lot was accomplished — other lawmakers say more could have been done. Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham (D) had a lot to say about what has been done this year. Bills involving CYFD and gun control have been

Which projects across New Mexico are getting funds from state lawmakers?

28 Views  Â SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – The bill that decides which projects get funded around the state and how much they’ll get has reached the governor’s desk. The Capital Outlay contains pages and pages full of projects with a total cost of more than a billion dollars.

Gun Laws Considered by the New Mexico Legislature

27 Views  Â The New Mexico Legislature has been considering several pieces of legislation regarding firearms during the 60-day session in Santa Fe. Miranda Viscoli, the Co-President of New Mexicans to Prevent Gun Violence, joins KC Counts to explain the organization’s position on the proposed legislation. KRWG Public Media Multi-Media Journalist

Hundreds of dollars could come to New Mexicans if bill is passed

38 Views  Â **Editor’s Note: House Bill 547 was amended before passing the House Saturday. With an amendment, the proposed rebates were increased to $500 for single filers and $1,000 for joint filers. The original proposal offered $300 for single filers and $600 for joint filers. NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – The legislative session is