A big win for taxpayers in Santa Fe: After months of testimony, emails, phone calls, letters, and meetings, the Santa Fe City Council voted last night to repeal the Community Workforce Agreement (CWA) Ordinance. The repeal ordinance vote passed with a 5-3 vote. Councilors Trujillo, Wurzburger, Rivera, Dominguez, and Dimas voted for repeal while Councilors Calvert, Ives and Bushee voted against it.
Legislative Update and Call to Action
HB 241 Compact With America Rep Yvette Harrell (505) 986-4248 Legislation to propose and ratify a Balanced Budget Amendment to the U.S. Constitution has been gaining steam in multiple states and needs to be supported by New Mexico. This bill is scheduled for House Consumer & Public Affairs Committee (HCPAC) on February 12th, 2013.
Please contact committee members HERE and urge passage.