9 hrs ago
Las Cruces Sun-News
NMSU campus to host private medical school
The Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine, funded entirely by private investors, is scheduled to open in fall 2016 across from Arrowhead Park Early College High School on NMSU's campus.
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21 hrs ago
Irs Union Boss Colleen Kelley: The Missing Link to Obama?
On March 31, 2010, the day before the Inspector General's report says the Internal Revenue Service began its scheme to target tea party and conservative groups, the White House Visitors Log reveals that President Barack Obama met with IRS union boss Colleen Kelley.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
The Brattleboro Reformer
Leahy pushes for constitutional convention on campaign finance reform
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy speaks during a hearing in April in Washington, D.C. U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., ushered a proposal out of committee this week that would amend the U.S. Constitution and allow for limits on campaign contributions.
The Town Talk
Another View: Udall amendment undermines free speech
It's dishonest, and, even were it successful, it would be ineffective, as well. Senate Democrats are forging ahead with a plan to bring a joint resolution to the floor that would add a 28th Amendment explicitly giving Congress the authority to regulate contributions and spending in federal elections.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
DHS Sec. Johnson on undocumented immigrants: 'We will send you back"
Photo by Zack Ponce - Current-Argus More than 400 undocumented immigrants are currently detained at FLETC and more will arrive on Friday evening.
How to Stop Burn Pits From Becoming the Next Agent Orange
The Obama administration prides itself on righting the sins of past regimes, including expanding access to health care for Vietnam veterans who suffered from exposure to the herbicide Agent Orange.
According to 46 Senators, 'Political Equality' Means Some People Have ...
Yesterday, as Damon Root noted , the Senate Judiciary Committee approved a resolution proposing a constitutional amendment designed to facilitate the regulation of political speech.
Udall: Bill would help New Mexico contractors
Sen. Tom Udall has introduced a bill he said would help small business federal government contractors in New Mexico.
Congress grapples with Obama border plan
As top Obama Administration officials presented their arguments for a $3.7 billion plan to deal with a surge of kids coming over the border into the United States, there was evidence both of tough sledding ahead for the White House and maybe also the seeds of a deal to approve such an emergency plan.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
PRUDEN: a Dirty Harrya Reid's increasing eccentricity
Harry Reid is the majority bumpkin of the U.S. Senate, vying with the vice president to say weird, goofy, sometimes amusing and often embarrassing things.
Communications Workers of America
CWA e-Newsletter: July 10, 2014
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Free Speech Is Whatever These Senators Say It Is
The Senate Judiciary Committee endorsed a proposed constitutional amendment to undo the Supreme Court's wildly unpopular 5 to 4 Citizens United ruling on Thursday.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
CRUZ: a Fahrenheit 451a Democrats
I have three questions for my Democratic colleagues in the Senate : Should Congress be able to ban books? Should Congress be able to ban films? Should Congress be able to ban groups such as the NAACP, the National Rifle Association and the Sierra Club from speaking? The answer to all three questions should, unequivocally, be "no."
Udall skipping Obama fundraiser for his campaign
President Barack Obama on Wednesday will headline his first fundraiser for a Senate Democrat in danger of losing this fall -- but the candidate, Colorado Sen. Mark Udall, won't be by his side.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Obama's $3.7B immigration plan could impact NM
President Barack Obama is asking for more than $3.5 billion to deal with the surge of undocumented immigrants crossing the border.
Job 'bootcamps' scheduled in Dona Ana County
Two career-readiness workshops are being held this month to help improve chances for would-be workers in DoA a Ana County.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Five Things You Need to Know Before You Go
4. A New Mexico veteran who says the Veterans Administration ruined his life is still trending here n KRQE.com.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Las Cruces Sun-News
Las Cruces City Council to vote on climate change proposal
LAS CRUCES >> Las Cruces City Councilors on Monday will vote on a measure urging the U.S. Congress to pass legislation promoting reductions in carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Las Cruces Sun-News
Udall: Little impact from Artesia immigrant center
ARTESIA >> Sen. Tom Udall says he thinks people in Artesia, New Mexico, are getting more comfortable with the idea of having Central American immigrants brought to a detention center in their community.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Sen. Udall meets with DOE, WIPP officials
Photo Courtesy Kyle Marksteiner Sen. Tom Udall meets with members of the Carlsbad Mayor's Nuclear Task Force on Thursday morning as part of his tour of Southeastern New Mexico.