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Governor Vetoes Federal Funding Earmarks in State Budget

Members of the Senate Finance Committee respond to apparent “power grab”

SANTA FE – According to media reports, Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham today vetoed more than $1 billion in legislative earmarks from the state’s budget bill, House Bill 2. With New Mexico slated to receive approximately $1.6 billion in federal stimulus funds, the Legislature earmarked a large portion of those federal dollars to shore up the state’s unemployment fund and to provide for road repairs and construction.

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Mayor Webber Amends Facial Covering Order

Second Amended Facial Covering Order –May 14, 2021 WHEREAS, the City’s “Public Health Protection Ordinance,” Section 10-7 SFCC 1987, requiring facial coverings in public, expires

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