The oil and gas industry is vital to the economy of New Mexico, contributing more than any other industry to education, infrastructure, healthcare, and public safety. On top of that,…
Tell Bernalillo County Commissioners to focus on reducing crime. Violent and property crime is out of control; good people (businesses and jobs) are moving to other states because of our high…
Albuquerque City Residents: The Albuquerque City Council will vote tonight regarding a three-eighths of one percent (.375%) Gross Receipts Tax increase. We are asking you to show up tonight to speak against this tax increase or, in the alternative, write to the City Councilors and voice your objection.
The facts are simple. This tax increase is: 1) Detrimental to business growth and job creation; and 2) It is especially difficult for low-income and senior citizens on a fixed income. If Albuquerque wants to grow and get out of this financial crisis it is now in, the answer is to broaden the tax base by encouraging business growth and relocation, not driving it away and trying to take more from those who live and work here.
It’s Election Day for bond issues in Santa Fe, Las Cruces and Bernalillo and Sandoval Counties.
UPDATE: A Senate Floor vote was taken on SJR 1 on 2/2/2016 and, unfortunately it passed. Please contact all members of the House to encourage them to vote NO on…
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.