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Is Crime Really the #1 Issue for Them?

  • Post published:March 1, 2023
  • Post category:News

Crime is the #1 issue on the minds of many New Mexicans and should also be on the minds of elected officials. Yet, we’re seeing the opposite from some majority party legislators via their committee votes. 

What’s happening is that good bills that could reduce crime and improve public safety are getting killed with party line votes in committee meetings. What’s really troubling is that many of these legislators said only months ago that they’d be tough on crime and work to improve public safety. 
Here are examples of public safety bills killed by Democrats this past week: