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  1. Fall 2011Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Federation of American Scientists

    ... for "creating, deploying and detonating radiological bombs in Western European capitals." By The Honorable Bill Richardson, Governor of New Mexico from 2003 to 2010 and former U.S. Secretary of Energy, former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, ...

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  2. Virgin Galactic gets back on track toward space tourismRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... called for pulling the plug, adding fuel to criticisms that the project - first initiated by former Gov. Bill Richardson, a Democrat, and British billionaire Richard Branson - is a boondoggle. Others, including Republican Gov. Susana Martinez's ...

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  3. Council talks taxes at meetingRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Scdailypress.com

    ... gross receipts tax collection on groceries and medical services. Hold Harmless began in 2004 under then Gov. Bill Richardson. It was repealed by a last-minute decision during the 2013 legislative session. That decision set this year as the start of ...

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  4. Journal Poll on Driver's LicensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | KOAT-TV

    TOPIC FOR YEARS: DRIVERS LICENSES FOR UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS. NEW MEXICO IS ONE OF 10 STATES IN THE COUNTRY THAT ALLOWS UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS TO GET A LICENSE.

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  5. New Mexico's $100 Million Accounting ErrorRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Bloomberg

    ... said a "rushed timeframe" for implementing the accounting system in 2006 under previous Governor Bill Richardson and deficient financial practices led to the miscount. The imbalance went unaddressed until Republican Governor Susana Martinez took ...

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  6. New Mexico Senate panel passes on spaceport sale billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... endeavor. The bill only adds fuel to criticisms that Spaceport America - first initiated by former Gov. Bill Richardson, a Democrat, and British billionaire Richard Branson - is a boondoggle. Promises of commercial flights launching from the ... 2 comments

  7. Proposal to sell spaceport advances through New Mexico Senate committee without recommendationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Brandon Sun

    ... of Gallup. The bill has added fuel to criticisms that Spaceport America - first initiated by former Gov. Bill Richardson, a Democrat, and British billionaire Richard Branson - is a boondoggle. Under the legislation, the New Mexico Spaceport ...

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  8. Senate panel to consider spaceport sale billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... of Gallup. The bill has added fuel to criticisms that Spaceport America - first initiated by former Gov. Bill Richardson, a Democrat, and British billionaire Richard Branson - is a boondoggle. Under the legislation, the New Mexico Spaceport ...

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  9. Editorial: Four-year delay on confirmation was pointlessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... Benny Shendo Jr., one of the five Democrats who voted for Skandera, and a former Cabinet secretary for Bill Richardson, said the delay in bringing Skandera up for a vote only made him more sympathetic to her cause. We understand the frustration many ...

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  10. Sound Off: Feb. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Spaceport >> I'm all for Sen. George Munoz's bill to put the spaceport up for sale. We sold Bill Richardson's fancy jet, now let's sell the fancy hanger.

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  11. Maybe they read another Constitution?Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Scdailypress.com

    ... 2010. She became only the third secretary of education in the state's history - since prior to previous Gov. Bill Richardson's 2003 "reform,' the state's school system was headed by a state superintendent appointed by the independently elected state ...

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  12. Commentary: Paying for roads may require robbing Peter and PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... state Department of Transportation. The Republican governor authorized $1.2 billion in bond sales, and Gov. Bill Richardson, a Democrat, refinanced the first bonds with second bonds, raised some taxes and dug the hole deeper. For one project alone, ...

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  13. ASUNM opposes license legislationRead the original story

    Monday Feb 2 | The Daily Lobo

    ... the licenses of undocumented immigrants in New Mexico, allowed by a state policy that was passed under Bill Richardson in 2003 when he was governor. Martinez has attempted to repeal the policy before, but it is garnering more support this year ...

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  14. White House candidates are in no hurry this timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The Miami Herald

    ... running - when most of the the big-name candidates were all in by mid-February. That same month, Joe Biden, Bill Richardson and Chris Dodd joined the race. On Feb. 10, 2007, in the shadow of the Old State Capitol and the legacy of Abraham Lincoln in ...

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  15. Sen. Smith calls Gov's spending for highways 'irresponsible'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Deming Headlight

    ... tax revenue prolong the state's debt from similar initiatives by Martinez's predecessors, former Govs. Bill Richardson and Gary Johnson, according to Smith. Johnson's bonded highway projects and Richardson's refinancing of that debt have saddled the ...

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  16. Virgin Galactic gets back on track toward space tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Denver Post

    ... called for pulling the plug, adding fuel to criticisms that the project - first initiated by former Gov. Bill Richardson, a Democrat, and British billionaire Richard Branson - is a boondoggle. Others, including Republican Gov. Susana Martinez's ...

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  17. Money from ousted sheriff's scholarship fund to be returnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Daily Herald

    ... two years earlier for misconduct. The court barred him from running again for judicial office. Then-Gov. Bill Richardson appointed Rodella as a magistrate in 2005. But Rodella resigned a few months later amid criticism - and pressure from Richardson ...

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  18. Virgin Galactic space program back on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | The Capital-Journal

    ... called for pulling the plug, adding fuel to criticisms that the project - first initiated by former Gov. Bill Richardson, a Democrat, and British billionaire Richard Branson - is a boondoggle. Others, including Republican Gov. Susana Martinez's ...

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  19. Smith blasts governor's $300M highway spending plan, calls for gas tax hike to pay for roadworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... tax revenue prolong the state's debt from similar initiatives by Martinez's predecessors, former governors Bill Richardson and Gary Johnson, according to Smith. Johnson's bonded highway projects and Richardson's refinancing of that debt have saddled ...

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  20. Virgin Galactic turning corner after mishap, maintaining march toward space tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... called for pulling the plug, adding fuel to criticisms that the project - first initiated by former Gov. Bill Richardson, a Democrat, and British billionaire Richard Branson - is a boondoggle. Others, including Republican Gov. Susana Martinez's ...

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