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  1. An overview of New Mexico's 60-day legislative sessionRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2017 | KOB-TV

    Lawmakers adjourn after 60 days at noon Saturday, March 18. The governor then has until April 7 to sign the last bills. The House has 70 members: 38 Democrats and 32 Republicans.

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  2. New Mexicans grapple with threat of Obamacare repealRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2017 | KOB-TV

    Earlier this week the United States House and Senate both took the first step to repeal the Affordable Health Care Act, popularly known as Obamacare. The state's Democratic lawmakers are for it, and Republicans against it.

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  3. Forceful and tearful, Obama says goodbye in emotional speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | KOB-TV

    Conceding disappointments during his presidency yet offering vigorous encouragement for the nation's future, Barack Obama issued an emotional defense Tuesday night of his vision to Americans facing a moment of anxiety and a dramatic change in leadership. Obama's valedictory speech in his hometown of Chicago was a public meditation on the trials and triumphs, promises kept and promises broken that made up his eight years in the White House.

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  4. GOP House panel: Halt federal money for Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | KOB-TV

    A Republican-run House panel created to investigate Planned Parenthood and the world of fetal tissue research urged Congress on Wednesday to halt federal payments to the women's health organization. Democrats said the GOP probe had unearthed no wrongdoing and wasted taxpayers' money in an abusive investigation reminiscent of the late Sen. Joseph McCarthy.

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  5. State senator to file bill requiring presidential candidate to show tax returnsRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2017 | KOB-TV

    A New Mexico lawmaker wants presidential candidates to release five years' worth of tax returns before they can become eligible to appear on election ballots in the state. State Sen. Jacob Candelaria, D-Albuquerque, announced Wednesday he plans to file a bill in the legislature making that a requirement for eligibility on general election ballots. 54 comments

  6. Minimum wage in some NM cities to increaseRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | KOB-TV

    Millions of Americans will have more money in their pockets as higher minimum wage goes into effect in 19 states. New Mexico is not one of those states, though some lawmakers are looking to change that.

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  7. Democrats in state House to reconfigure committee structureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | KOB-TV

    Incoming Democratic leaders in the New Mexico House plan to reconfigure the chamber's committee structure by creating new committees and eliminating others. The Albuquerque Journal reports that the Democratic leaders plan to make committee changes just as Republicans did two years ago.

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  8. New Mexico Republican House speaker will leave LegislatureRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Republican House speaker Don Tripp says he will leave the Legislature in January as he passes his leadership post to a Democrat. Tripp said Wednesday from his jewelry store in Socorro that he will hand over the ceremonial gavel to the next House speaker on the first day of the legislative session in January and retire from his seat at the same time.

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  9. Pipeline uncertainty illustrates broader concerns for tribesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | KOB-TV

    For hundreds of protesters, it was cause to cheer when the Obama administration this month declined to issue an easement for the Dakota Access pipeline's final segment. But that elation was dampened by the uncertainty of what comes next: a Donald Trump-led White House that might be far less attuned to issues affecting Native Americans.

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  10. NM lawmakers announce passage of measure to expedite Gold King mine spill recoveryRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2016 | KOB-TV

    U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Lujn and Michelle Lujan Grisham announced Saturday that a bipartisan measure to expedite reimbursements to Tribal, local and state governments for costs incurred in responding to the Gold King Mine spill has passed both Houses of Congress as an amendment to the Water Resources Development Act .

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  11. Lawmaker proposing legislation requiring pre-installed porn filter on devicesRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2016 | KOB-TV

    Imagine an online world where all the most graphic pornographic images were behind a locked door, a place where children could not easily find them. One New Mexico lawmaker wants to make that a reality, and his proposal could affect anyone who owns an electronic device.

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  12. House Dems likely to keep NM lawmaker as campaign chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | KOB-TV

    House Democrats will likely keep the leader of their campaign organization in his job, even though they're frustrated with their disappointing Election Day showing. New Mexico Rep. Ben Ray Lujan headed the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee during the just-ended elections.

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  13. Trump victory revives aspirations for oil-rights transferRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2016 | KOB-TV

    New Mexico State Land Commissioner Aubrey Dunn says his proposal to boost early childhood education funding has a better chance of approval with the election of Donald Trump as president. Dunn is seeking support from state and federal lawmakers to transfer federal mineral rights underneath private lands to the state of New Mexico.

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  14. New Mexico Democrats nominate Egolf for new House speakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | KOB-TV

    Democratic state lawmakers in New Mexico have picked Rep. Brian Egolf of Santa Fe as their choice for speaker of the House. House Democrats met Sunday in the state capital to decide on key leadership roles after reclaiming the majority of seats in the House of Representatives in elections earlier this month.

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  15. Lobos say goodbye to three NM seniorsRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Saturday marks the final regular season home match for the UNM volleyball team. The match against San Diego State will give fans a chance to say goodbye to one of the best recruiting classes coach Jeff Nelson has signed.

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  16. N.M. Senators Udall, Heinrich, Rep. Lujan Grisham condemn Bannon appointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | KOB-TV

    Two Democratic U.S. Senators and a House Representative from New Mexico are condemning the appointment of conservative media executive Stephen Bannon as the top White House strategist to President-elect Donald Trump. Sen. Tom Udall said Tuesday in a statement that the appointment signals Trump has forgotten his pledge for unity.

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  17. New Mexico governor travels to meet with Mike PenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    A spokesman for New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez says she is traveling to Florida to meet with Vice President-elect Mike Pence. Martinez planned to travel Tuesday to Orlando for a meeting of the Republican Governors Association and to speak with Pence, the head of Donald Trump's transition team.

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  18. New Mexico governor makes amends with TrumpRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2016 | KOB-TV

    New Mexico Gov. Susan Susana Martinez is calling Donald Trump's election victory a testament to frustrations with Washington and the federal government. The second-term Republican governor congratulated the president-elect Wednesday in a statement and downplayed the Democratic takeover of New Mexico's state House of Representatives.

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  19. New Mexico Democrats rebound in legislative, statewide racesRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2016 | KOB-TV

    Democrats have extended majority control across the New Mexico Legislature in both houses and won back the state's third-highest statewide elected office that oversees elections and campaign finances. The election results erased many local political gains by Republicans in recent years, even taking into consideration possible recounts in several close legislative races.

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  20. Democrats win majority in New Mexico HouseRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    The Democratic Party has won a majority of seats in the New Mexico House of Representatives, taking back control of the chamber from the GOP. With Tuesday's victory, Democrats now fill more than half the seats in the 70-member House after campaigning vigorously to regain the edge.

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