Education & Workforce Development

Education & Workforce Development: Our educational system should be modeled after successful states. We must provide a quality education (including technical/trade related options) as well as new job opportunities that…


Public Safety

Public safety: Safety breeds prosperity. New Mexico’s criminal code and judicial system must be strengthened to: a) Stop 'catch and release' policies that enable repeat offenders; b) Stop the practice…


NMBC Takes a Stand Against Harmful Tax Hikes

New Mexico Business Coalition Joins Hundreds of Manufacturers to Petition Congressional Leaders Against Harmful Tax Hikes   Albuquerque, NM:  New Mexico Business Coalition (NMBC) joined community organizations and small and…


DWFS Reinstates Work Search Requirements

Over the weekend the Department of Workforce Solutions (DWFS) announced via it's website that the work search requirement for unemployment benefits would be reinstated immediately.  This means that for the…

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em070920f/a/Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham shows her face mask with "Governor" and St. Michael's High School emblem on it. This was before giving her weekly update on the COVID-19 outbreak in New Mexico and the state effort to control it. The news conference is being held at the Roundhouse in Santa Fe, Thursday July 9, 2020. (Eddie Moore/Albuquerque Journal)

State Legislators push back on Gov’s UI veto

New Mexico's lawmakers are pushing back on the Governor's decision to veto the use of federal aid  intended to replenish the unemployment insurance (UI) fund. Before approving the state budget…


4.8 million jobs added in June

The June Jobs report exceeded expectations yet again, 4.8 million jobs were added to the U.S. economy and unemployment dropped from 13.3% to 11.1%. This record Jobs Day report crushed forecaster’s expectations by…