Santa Fe, NM- New Mexico House and Senate Republican leadership today called for the immediate removal of the fence blockade around the New Mexico State Capitol Complex. The letter requests that the Legislative Council consider readdressing security concerns that do not impose an image of antagonism against the New Mexico public. The current public health order already prevents the public from entering the Capitol building and the fence blockade only perpetuates the impression that public involvement in the legislative process is not welcome.
Sixteen additional COVID-19 deaths SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Thursday announced 259 additional COVID-19 cases. Per the state Department of Health,