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Governor Martinez Refuses to Focus on the Economy

New Mexico – Governor Susana Martinez continues wasting her energy on issues that do not address the dire situation New Mexico faces under her failed economic agenda. The Legislative Finance Committee’s Report, released Wednesday, points to a significant budget shortfall of $426 million, while Governor Martinez and House Republicans refuse to increase revenues to address

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Espinoza Stands With Trump

SOS Candidate Publicly Embraces Divisive, Xenophobic Campaign; Speaks at NM Trump Rallies New Mexico – GOP Secretary of State candidate Nora Espinoza publicly embraced Donald Trump’s divisive, xenophobic and extreme campaign last Tuesday when she spoke in support of his candidacy at two Trump campaign rallies in New Mexico. “Nora Espinoza’s embracing Donald Trump’s misguided

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Grant County Democrats Kick Off 2016 Campaign with Successful Grand Opening Day of Action

Photo: County Assessor Raul Turieta, Democratic Party of New Mexico Vice-Chair Juan Sanchez III,  N.M. Senator Howie Morales, Candidates for N.M. House District 39 Rudy Martinez, Candidates for N.M. House District 38 Mary Hotvedt, Grand County Commission Candidate Marilyn Acorn, Democratic Party of Grant County Vice-Chair Shelby Hallmark, and Democratic Party of Grant County Chair Frances

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TOMORROW: Grant County Democrats to Host Grand Opening Day of Action in Silver City

Silver City, N.M. – Grant County Democrats will host a Grand Opening Day of Action event tomorrow, Saturday, August 20, 2016 in Silver City with Democratic Party of New Mexico Vice-Chair Juan Sanchez III. The Day of Action begins with assisting local county commission candidates with a letter campaign followed by a canvas at 2

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All Pueblo Council of Governors Endorses Hillary Clinton for President

Albuquerque, NM – Yesterday, the All Pueblo Council of Governors (APCG) endorsed Hillary Clinton for President of the United States. The organization, “comprised of the governors of the Indian Pueblos located in the State of New Mexico,” cited Clinton’s experience, her years as an advocate for children, women, and families, her commitment to fulfilling the United States’

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DPNM: Republicans Need to Prioritize Investments in Education and Our Economy

New Mexico – Today, the Democratic Party of New Mexico issued the following statement after Governor Susana Martinez released a timeline for a special session.   “Governor Martinez’s record of ignoring New Mexico’s economy and putting the interests of corporate donors before New Mexicans combined with legislative Republicans’ refusal to address the budget shortfall during this year’s 30-day budget session forced a special session. Republicans need

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Statement on Governor Martinez’s Misplaced Priority To Reinstate the Death Penalty

New Mexico – The Democratic Party of New Mexico and N.M. Representative Gail Chasey (D-Albuquerque) blasted Governor Martinez’s misplaced priority to reinstate the death penalty, instead of addressing lack of resources law enforcement has seen under her administration. “Reinstating the death penalty would be short-sighted and very costly in the long run. Instead, providing officers with what

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DPNM Blasts Mike Pence Support for Harmful Economic Policies, Slams N.M. Republicans on Support for Trump/Pence Ticket

Albuquerque, N.M. – The Democratic Party of New Mexico released the following statement after Donald Trump’s running mate Mike Pence’s event in Albuquerque.At the event, Pence refused to answer for the fact that Donald Trump continues to hide his tax returns from the public, and failed to mention that the Trump/Pence economic plan would cost

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Recap: Democratic Party of New Mexico Holds Pence Accountable for Harmful Economic Proposals Ahead of Visit

  New Mexico – Ahead of Donald Trump’s vice presidential running-mate Mike Pence’s, visit to New Mexico, Democrats grabbed headlines for holding Pence accountable for his ticket’s harmful economic plan and refusal to release his tax returns. View coverage below: KLUZ KLUZ  … Dems criticize GOP VP nominee ahead of NM visit NEW MEXICO POLITICAL

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