Albuquerque, N.M. — Thursday, elected officials, residents from across New Mexico, and groups representing nearly 300,000 members sent a letter urging New Mexico’s U.S. Sens. Martin Heinrich and Ben Ray Luján to pledge their support to end federal fossil-fuel subsidies in the upcoming Budget Reconciliation bill. Representatives from Friends of the Earth, the Sierra Club Rio Grande Chapter, and New Mexico residents hand-delivered the letter urging the Senators to prioritize eliminating fossil-fuel subsidies and shared their concerns with staff at Senator Heinrich’s office in Albuquerque.
LAS CRUCES – Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham on Friday visited Doña Ana County and the surrounding area, meeting with local business leaders and elected officials