Archive | November 1, 2011

Senators Introduce Constitutional Amendment to Clean Up Campaign Finance System

U.S. Senators Tom Udall of New Mexico and Michael Bennet (D-CO) today introduced a constitutional amendment to grant Congress the authority to regulate the campaign finance system.  Among other important reforms, the amendment would allow Congress to correct the controversial Citizens United v. FEC Supreme Court ruling on campaign finance that has the effect of […]

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New Mexico Land Commissioner Ray Powell Announces $4 Million in Earnings for New Mexico Taxpayers

Land Commissioner Ray Powell has announced that the New Mexico State Land Office earned almost $4 million for beneficiaries during its monthly oil and gas lease sale held Oct.18 in Santa Fe. Twenty-eight tracts were offered for lease and 27 were sold for a total of $3,964,604. All tracts were located in Chaves, Eddy and […]

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November 1: News Roundup

Hot on the heels of sexual harassment revelations, Herman Cain faces a new scandal involving tax and voter fraud, the New York Times reports. New analysis conducted by the Associated Press finds that the jobs plans proposed by the Republican presidential candidates are unlikely to cure the nation’s economic and housing woes. Especially ineffective are […]

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