NMBC Covid-19 Survey Results
What do New Mexicans think of the the Covid-19 response and current statewide shutdown?
To better understand where New Mexicans stand on the handling of the coronavirus, NMBC conducted an open survey of over 1,100 voluntary participants. Respondents concluded:
95% feel the economy should have been opened no later than May 15th;
93% feel it is important or very important for ALL small businesses to open immediately.
84% were dissatisfied with the response from N.M. officials regarding the handling of the state’s shutdown and lack of a plan for reopening;
73% were dissatisfied with the response to unemployment;
85% said, ‘The Governor’s leadership and/or decisions do not support what is best for all New Mexicans.’
Past Calls to Action/Petitions/Surveys
Call to Action – Contact N.M. Public Regulation Commissioners (PRC) and urge support of the settlement agreement on the San Juan Generating Station (SJGS): The PRC will soon make a decision on the settlement agreement for SJGS. This is an historic agreement involving the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the N.M. Environmental Department (EPA) and PNM.
Call to Action: The ABQ City Council will vote on a resolution Monday, April 6 at 5 pm: R-15-177 Directing The City Administration To Withdraw Support For The Stipulation Relating To Public Service Company Of New Mexico’s Plan To Replace 836 Megawatts At The San Juan Generating Station Based On Costs To Ratepayers And Increasing Risk Considerations (Winter).
Call to Action: The Bernalillo County Commissioners plan to vote on a Gross Receipts Tax increase on Tuesday, 2-17-14, TOMORROW evening. Read an Op-Ed by Commissioner Wayne Johnson on the issue HERE.
Call to Action, Support HB 32 and HB 79: This Thursday, 1-29-15, at 1:30 PM in Santa Fe, the NM House Safety and Civil Affairs Committee (HSCAC) will hear two pieces of legislation to end the current practice regarding issuance of driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants.