New Mexico Projecting Sharp Increase In Homelessness

38 Views   According to a report by the Legislative Finance Committee homelessness in New Mexico is projected to increase 48-percent in 2023. The report also says it’s getting harder for people to find a place to live that they can afford.

Santa Fe Holds Mental Health Expo

63 Views   Health care providers and other organizations gathered Saturday at the Chavez Community Center for a Mental Health Fair organized by The Life Link.  May is Mental Health Awareness month.

New Mexico Legislative Session Ends Without Drama

107 Views   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.

Greenhouse Gas Reduction Bill Stalls In Committee

89 Views   A bill that would have established new statewide greenhouse gas emission standards has stalled out in the Senate Conservation Committee and is dead for the session. The bill introduced by Senate Pro-Tem Mimi Stewart would have set statewide greenhouse gas emissions at least 50-percent less than 2005 levels by 2030, 75-percent by 2040 […]

Bill to exempt the use police body-cams in certain situations gets “do-pass”

94 Views   Senate Bill 368, which is sponsored by Senator Harold Pope, would allow law enforcement officers to suspend the recording on their body cameras in situations that involve notifying a member of the public of a death, the conduction of an undercover investigation sanctioned by a law enforcement agency and operations involving the recovery […]