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Governor Martinez: Petty, Mean and Ready to Do Anything to Win

Yesterday, Mother Jones released an in depth, behind-the-scenes article on Governor Martinez. Click here to read the Mother Jones article. “Governor Martinez is mean, nasty and vindictive—not at all like the grandmotherly persona she has made up and tried to con New Mexicans to believe in. This Governor, Jay McCleskey and her staff have created a culture of bullying and […]

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Governor Martinez: Burn and Destroy Everything To Win

Today Mother Jones released an in depth, behind-the-scenes article on Governor Martinez. Click here to read the Mother Jones Article “I’ve said repeatedly that Governor Martinez is the worst Governor in New Mexico’s history. After reading this article, you can judge for yourself. The crass, rude and hate filled comments from the Governor, Jay McCleskey and her staff indicate the […]

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LULAC Condemns Yesterday’s Hate Crime in Kansas

The League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) laments the lives lost at a Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City and at the Village Shalom Retirement Community in Kansas City, Kansas. Yesterday, on the day before the Jewish Passover Holiday the founder and former leader of the Carolina Knights of the Ku Klux Klan […]

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Weekly Address: Ensuring Equal Pay for Equal Work

In this week’s address, the President underscores the importance of ensuring equal pay for equal work and highlights the steps his Administration has taken to expand opportunity and narrow the pay gap that exists between men and women. VIDEO MENSAJE DE LA CASA BLANCA: Asegurando Igualdad Salarial por el Mismo Trabajo Realizado En el mensaje […]

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Governor Martinez Unveils First TV Ad For 2014

Slick ad ultimate in hypocrisy Yesterday Governor Martinez unveiled her first TV ad for 2014. This ad presents a rosy picture of life in New Mexico. Judge for yourself if you think New Mexicans are better off now than 4 years ago. Here is the link: http://youtu.be/H1LsrdV4458 Will you contribute $10,$25 or $50 to help […]

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DASWCD Tax Increase Overwhelmingly Defeated at the Polls

The Doña Ana Soil and Water Conservation District Mill Levy tax question was resoundingly defeated by Doña Ana County voters on Tuesday. Voters braved long lines at the five designated polling places to cast their ballots overwhelmingly against the proposed tax increase. 85% of voters rejected the DASWCD tax increase. A broad-based coalition of Doña Ana […]

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Equal Pay Day Fact Check: Congressman Pearce Opposes Paycheck Fairness

Today marks Equal Pay Day—the annual reminder of how much longer women must work to earn the same pay as men do for the same work. In 2014, women working full time are still only paid 77 cents for every dollar paid to men. Equal Pay Day is also a reminder that Congressman Pearce has blocked […]

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DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s Statement on National Equal Pay Day

DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz released the following statement on National Equal Pay Day: “On National Equal Pay Day, we are reminded of how we impede our own success when we refuse to compensate women equally. Women still make just 77 cents for every dollar earned by a man. Over a lifetime, that adds up […]

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Vice President Biden on Voting Rights: “It’s Time to Stand Up and to Fight Back”

Vice President Joe Biden today called on Democrats across the country to fight back against Republican efforts to suppress the vote, and to stand up for efforts to protect and expand voting rights for all Americans. Biden sent his message in a video to Democrats as part of the Democratic National Committee’s new Voter Expansion Project. […]

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Weekly Address: The President’s Budget Ensures Opportunity for All Hard-Working Americans

In this week’s address, the President highlighted the important differences between the budget he’s put forward — built on opportunity for all — and the budget House Republicans are advocating for, which stacks the deck against the middle class. While the President is focused on building lasting economic security and ensuring that hard-working Americans have […]

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