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Governor Martinez Delivers Final State of the State on the Heels of Grim Child Well-Being Report

New Mexico – On the heels of a grim child-wellbeing report, Governor Martinez delivered a State of the State address that refused to acknowledge that her legacy has left New Mexico with one of the highest unemployment rates in the country, the worst place to raise a family, and at the bottom for child-wellbeing.   

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National Rankings Agree: Democrats Likely to Flip New Mexico Governor Seat

Rankings Cite Failure Under GOP Governor Susana Martinez   This weekend, the Washington Post named New Mexico as the governor’s seat most likely to flip parties. Previously, Politico, National Journal, Inside Elections, Governing, and Cook Political Report all reported that Democrats are likely to win New Mexico’s governor’s race in 2018.   “National political observers are confirming what we in New Mexico already

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Governor Martinez Attempts to Take Away Services from New Mexicans, Again

New Mexico –  After alarming reports of Governor Susana Martinez’s administration ending a key contract with a senior service provider, Non-Metro Area Agency on Aging, the Democratic Party of New Mexico pointed to a disturbing pattern from Republicans in the state. “Governor Martinez and Republicans in the state have an egregious pattern of taking away

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DPNM: A Budget for New Mexicans

New Mexico – The Democratic Party of New Mexico released the following statement after the Democratic leaders of the Legislative Finance Committee (LFC) Patty Lundstrom (D-Gallup) and John Arthur Smith (D-Deming) released budget priorities for the 2018 Legislative Session, which include raises for state workers and teachers and a boost to recruit and retain more

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