By Luke Johnson |
Gov.-elect Susana Martinez promised not to cut education or Medicaid funding in her campaign, but given that New Mexico’s budget deficit has grown from $260 million in July to $450 million, she is changing her language.By Staff Report |
The New Mexico Independent’s Trip Jennings won two second place awards in the annual statehouse reporting contest sponsored by the Association Capitol Reporters and Editors. The honor follows an awards banquet last month in which the Independent was given the First Amendment Award by the ACLU of New Mexico. By Gwyneth Doland |
The Food and Drug Administration under President Bush valued politics over science, a District Court said last year in ordering the agency to approve the morning-after pill for women 17 and older. The court also ordered the FDA to reconsider…