Tag Archives: Gov.Susana Martinez

Where There’s Smoke, There’s Fire As Details Emerge, An Administration in Crisis is Revealed

Just a day after it was discovered that Governor Susana Martinez’s top advisor was being investigated by the FBI, more details are coming to light that reveal an administration in crisis mode and focused more on retribution than on governance. The scandals plaguing Gov. Martinez and her top operatives and associates are reaching a fever

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Governor Should Address Real Issues Within TRD and End Political Attacks

Today, the Democratic Party of New Mexico issued the following statement on the ongoing investigation into abuse of power in the Governor’s Taxation and Revenue Department: “More information is coming to light about the abuses of power in the Governor’s Taxation and Revenue Department. Recently released emails show disturbing instances of the Secretary applying pressure

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Gary King Criticizes Republican Susana Martinez Latest Mailer and Record

Gary King criticized Republican Governor Susana Martinez’ latest campaign mailer, calling it, “absurd, and an insult to our teachers and students.” “When I saw this, I could barely believe my eyes,” said King Friday. “This is almost as off the wall as telling people she is ‘so pro-teacher it isn’t even funny.’ Well I have a message

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New Mexico Is Ranked Dead Last In Private Sector Job Growth. Dead Last.

Thousands and thousands of New Mexicans have been forced to move out of state the past 3 and a half years for one reason: Republican Governor Martinez. Over the past year, New Mexico lost 600 jobs for a 0.1 negative growth rate. The Albuquerque region alone lost 2700 jobs for a 0.7 negative growth rate.

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Martinez/Duran: Driving New Mexico to the Bottom

Gov and Sec of State do-nothing failures; King/Toulouse-Oliver ready to build a better future On June 3rd New Mexico Democrats selected their nominees for local and statewide offices. Our candidates spent months on the campaign trail listening to and proposing their ideas and solutions to solve problems and improve the lives of hard working New

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Governor Martinez Refuses Help to Create NM Jobs

Efforts by Sens. Keller and Candelaria rebuffed and ignored; 6000 jobs at stake For the first time since Governor Martinez took office, a company is interested in creating almost 6000 jobs in New Mexico. Two NM State Senators have stepped up-Sen. Keller and Sen. Candelaria, and offered ideas and possible incentives to help make this

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Mother Jones: Whistleblower Suit Alleges Corruption, Cronyism, and Affairs in Gov. Susana Martinez’s Administration

From Mother Jones, Thursday, May 8, 2014 A recently unsealed whistleblower lawsuit filed in New Mexico state court makes a series of explosive allegations against appointees of rising GOP star Gov. Susana Martinez, accusing high-ranking officials in her administration of public corruption, mismanagement, and intimidation. It claims that officials at the state’s economic development agency engaged in extramarital affairs that could

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The GOP ‘dream ticket?’

Less than six months ago, campaigning together during the final stretch of Christie’s reelection campaign, Chris Christie and Susana Martinez were the GOP’s 2016 “Dream Ticket.” And now? Both are plagued by scandal and troubling accusations about their unethical – and potentially illegal – behavior. Chris Christie faces federal and state investigations into whether he and his

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Governor Martinez: Appoints Political Hacks That Insult New Mexicans; Then Refuses To Apologize

Martinez encourages culture of bullying and intimidation towards women and people of color By now, the entire United States has heard about the scathing and embarrassing expose on Governor Martinez, first published a few weeks ago in Mother Jones magazine. The article included audio links from the 2010 campaign that made crystal clear the contempt

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