(Paul Mirengoff) Marc Thiessen points out that seven states with vulnerable Democratic?-held Senate seats also have Republican governors. The states are Alaska, Iowa, Louisiana, Michigan, North Carolina, New Mexico and South Dakota.Show More Summary
Boise State is now 8-4 overall and 6-2 in the Mountain West after thumping the Lobos of New Mexico 45-17 in Bronco Stadium. The game was never very close, and Boise State certainly didn't look like a team suffering from a letdown after...Show More Summary
Boise State (7-4, 5-2 MW) hosts the Lobos of New Mexico (3-8, 1-6 MW) on Saturday night in Bronco Stadium. The Broncos have been eliminated from contention from a Mountain West Conference championship game appearance, as Utah State beat Wyoming on Saturday to seal that bid. Show More Summary
Rivalry Weekend. The picks (2 units unless otherwise indicated): Arizona +11½ over Arizona State, San Diego State -3 over UNLV, Boise State -37 over New Mexico, UCLA +3½ over USC, Temple +8½ over Memphis, Minnesota +16 over Michigan State, BYU -15... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
SMARTER, NOT TOUGHER: Republicans and Democrats in New Mexico are looking at revamping the criminal justice system in the state, where taxpayers spend $34,000 a year per inmate. By Rob Nikolewski ? New Mexico Watchdog SANTA FE, N.M. – When Hal Stratton became the first Republican since 1928 to win the race for New Mexico...
Originally published on Climate Progress. By Kiley Kroh. New Mexico energy regulators altered the state’s renewable energy law this week, infuriating renewable energy advocates who say the move will stunt the state’s growing solar industry. Show More Summary
The FBS level of college football is home to seven programs who played as independents this season. Four of them (Notre Dame, BYU, Navy and Army) have made the conscious decision to forgo conference affiliations while another (Old Dominion)...Show More Summary
The Fresno State Bulldogs pulled out one of the oldest tricks in the book: the fumblerooski. Even the announcers knew it was coming, but New Mexico still couldn't do anything to stop it. No. 15 Fresno State went on to beat New Mexico, 69-28. Video via ESPN. Read more College Football news on BleacherReport.com
“They have essentially gutted the renewable portfolio standard.” The post New Mexico Regulators Deal A Blow To State’s Renewable Energy Law appeared first on ThinkProgress.
A WINNING MOVE: Baseball slugger Prince Fielder will see a big reduction in his tax burden after getting traded to Texas, which has no state income tax. By Rob Nikolewski ? New Mexico Watchdog The Texas Rangers and Detroit Tigers completed a blockbuster trade Thursday, with the Rangers sending second baseman Ian Kinsler to the...
Days ago, at the headquarters of the Organization of American States in Washington, Secretary of State Kerry undertook to declare the 1823 Monroe Doctrine ended. Beginning by saying that he was ‘happy to be here’ because it is such a short drive from his office, Kerry called for a ‘partnership of equals’ before immediately launching [...]
The Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement, a massive proposed trade deal hat includes Canada, the United States, Australia, Mexico, Malaysia, Singapore, New Zealand, Vietnam, Japan, Peru, and Chile, has long been he target of criticism owing to the veil of secrecy associated with the draft text. Show More Summary
Via Reason, New Mexico wedding photographer Elaine Huguenin wants the Supreme Court to hear her challenge to a state anti-discrimination law that requires her to photograph gay weddings even though she finds them morally objectionable. The ACLU, normally very active in defending 1st amendment freedoms, is coming down against Huguenin arguing that the right of...
After a monumental battle that saw national pro-life groups and abortion supporters engage in a furious fight in the state of New Mexico, voters in Albuquerque today defeated the nation’s first city-wide ban on late-term abortions. Initial results from 50,000 early and absentee ballots showed 56 percent of voters against the proposal, while 44 percent […]
Elaine Huguenin, a New Mexico photographer, wants he Supreme Court to hear her challenge to a state anti-discrimination law that compels her to shoot gay weddings even hough she finds them morally objectionable. Huguenin, who faced a discrimination...Show More Summary
Recently, the debate over marriage equality--at least in the realm of state legislatures--has included lots of talk about religious exemptions, or which individuals and organizations are allowed to refuse to recognize same-sex marriages because of their religious beliefs. For example,...
But… but… but… the safety of the public is their primary duty! Here’s an example of “law enforcement” that’s likely to be a nominee for this year’s Liberaland Facepalme d’Or: Several New Mexico State Police officers are under investigation after at least one of them fired shots at a minivan full of children last month. […]
(ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.) — Two New Mexico state police officers are under investigation and a mother and her 14-year-old son are facing charges after a routine traffic stop turned to chaos with the teen physically confronting one officer and another officer firing shots at a minivan carrying children. Show More Summary
Tomorrow, Albuquerque, New Mexico residents will vote on a ballot initiative banning abortions after 20 weeks. As you know, 20-week bans have been passed in several states and the House of Representatives, despite the fact that the courts–and, ya know, common sense–suggest that they are clearly unconstitutional (also: really cruel). Show More Summary
Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy Trainings are heading to the states of Texas, Washington, New York, New Mexico, Idaho, Wisconsin, Arkansas, California, Virginia, Connecticut, and Oklahoma. More locations to be announced! Check the schedule page for all updates. Show More Summary