Thursday Jul 17
New Mexico incumbents hold campaign cash edge
New campaign finance reports show that Democratic challenger Roxanne "Rocky" Lara has raised more money in the past three months than Republican incumbent Steve Pearce in New Mexico's 2nd Congressional District race.
New bill could eliminate gross receipts tax on NM Internet service
New Mexico could lose almost $44 million in tax revenue annually if Congress passes the new Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act.
First the IRS... Now the EPA?
Sometimes the irony of events on Capitol Hill is almost laughable. Under the dated Electronic Communications Privacy Act of 1986, federal authorities have the vast authority to obtain 180 day-old emails without a warrant.
The Fresno Bee
GAO asked to study communication on tribal lands
Lujan, Democrat Anna Eshoo of California and Republican Don Young of Alaska sent a letter to the GAO this week.
Las Cruces Sun-News
New Mexico congressman to hold town hall for veterans
SANTA FE >> U.S. congressman Ben Ray Lujan will be hosting a town hall via telephone to discuss the latest reports that thousands of New Mexico veterans have had long waits for medical care in the Veterans Affairs health care system.