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  1. Drug court beneficiaries ask lawmakers to keep fundingRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... Derek Graham told lawmakers that he would be in jail if he had not ended up in drug court 15 years ago. Gov. Susana Martinez is recommending a $1 million cut to the Administrative Office of the Courts. Court officials say that cut will have the ...

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  2. Controversial Skandera up for reappointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... up for reappointment. The Senate Rules Committee is set to hold a confirmation hearing Monday morning. When Susana Martinez first nominated Skandera for Secretary of Education during her first term as governor, critics were outspoken about the fact ...

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  3. Senate panel set to hold confirmation hearing on SkanderaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    ... senators, including President Pro Tem Mary Kay Papen, have called for a full hearing on the floor. Gov. Susana Martinez's nomination of Skandera in 2011 drew criticism because of her having never been a teacher or administrator. Skandera was a ...

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  4. Hanna Skandera Confirmation Hearing TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | KOAT-TV

    ... SAY SKANDERA IS NOT QUALIFIED FOR THE JOB, HAVING NEVER BEEN A TEACHER OR SCHOOL ADMINISTRATOR. GOVERNOR SUSANA MARTINEZ SAYS IT'S TIME SKANDERA FINALLY GETS A VOTE ON THE SENATE FLOOR. it's all politics, it's all meetings, it's all grumblings and ...

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  5. Gov. recognizes centenariansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Deming Headlight

    SANTA FE >> aging and Long-Term Services Cabinet Secretary Gino Rinaldi is reminding New Mexicans that the Department recognizes anyone who is celebrating their 100thbirthday with a Centenarian certificate signed by Governor Susana Martinez. In 2014, the Department presented certificates to 29 New Mexicans.

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  6. Confirmation hearing today for Ed. Sec.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Deming Headlight

    SANTA FE >> Hanna Skandera, Gov. Susana Martinez's controversial nominee for secretary of the Public Education Department - who has waited four years to receive the official nod - is scheduled for a confirmation hearing today. According to the Senate committee schedule posted on the Legislature's website, Skandera's nomination hearing in the Senate Rules Committee is set for 8:30 a.m. today.

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  7. Immigrant driver's license repeal meets oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Deming Headlight

    ... its Jan. 20 meeting in Santa Fe. Repealing the driver's license law has been a legislative priority for Gov. Susana Martinez since she became governor in 2011. HB 32 now goes to the Senate. SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A Utah woman says she has smashed the ...

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  8. Right-to-work bill moves to HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Alamogordo Daily News

    ... vote against minimum wage,' " said Rep. Antonio "Moe" Maestas, D-Albuquerque. Referring to Republican Gov. Susana Martinez's political consultant, Jay McCleskey, Maestas quipped, "This is above Jay's pay grade." The committee voted along party lines ...

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  9. With list of exemptions, governor's reading bill wouldn't end 'social promotion' of third-gradersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Farmington Daily Times

    For the last four years, Gov. Susana Martinez has been relentless in saying that thousands of third-graders in New Mexico with subpar scores on standardized reading tests should be held back, no matter who disagrees or complains. "When children cannot read, and yet they are passed along anyway, we do them no favors," Martinez said last month in her State of the State speech.

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

    Sunday Feb 8 | Deming Headlight

    Santa Fe New Mexican Photo Senator John Arthur Smith who also chairs the Senate's Legislative Finance Committee, was critical of Gov. Susana Martinez highway construction plan that has the potential to spend 300 million over the next five years. SANTA FE >> An influential Democrat in the state Legislature known for his middle-of-the road fiscal pragmatism ripped Gov. Susana Martinez's plan to spend $300 million on highway construction over the next five years, calling it "irresponsible."

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  11. Reading bill loaded with exemptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    SANTA FE >> For the last four years, Gov. Susana Martinez has been relentless in saying that thousands of third-graders in New Mexico with subpar scores on standardized reading tests should be held back, no matter who disagrees or complains. "When children cannot read, and yet they are passed along anyway, we do them no favors," Martinez said last month in her State of the State speech.

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  12. Gov. Martinez is only speaker at American Indian DayRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 8 | The Navajo Times

    _ Some Democratic lawmakers, including some of Native American descent, are questioning why Gov. Susana Martinez was the only speaker at the New Mexico Legislature's American Indian Day celebration. The Albuquerque Journal reports ( ...

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  13. House to vote on New Mexico immigrant license repeal effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | KOB-TV

    ... sponsoring the legislation, which calls for creating a "two-tier" driver's license system. Republican Gov. Susana Martinez has tried repeatedly to have the law repealed, but those efforts have generated staunch opposition from Democrats. Despite ...

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  14. On Native GroundVERMONT Takes on the Concept of Corporate PersonhoodRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... politicians and gas company officials, with the words "Liars! Liars!" blown up in big type. New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez announced this morning that she had activitated an additionally 300 National Guardsmen to relight furnaces and pilot lights, ...

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  15. Graduation rates among New Mexico students take slight dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    Gov. Susana Martinez says a slight drop in New Mexico's high school graduation rate shows a lot more has to be done for students at all grade levels. ) that Martinez proposed several ideas Friday on how to boost rates, which declined from 70 percent in 2013 to 68.5 percent in 2014.

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  16. Governor touts cooperation with tribes during American Indian Day at CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Alamogordo Daily News

    Gov. Susana Martinez delivered an upbeat speech to a joint session of the Legislature on Friday focusing on education and bipartisan cooperation to commemorate American Indian Day at the Legislature. Gov. Susana Martinez delivered an upbeat speech to a joint session of the Legislature on Friday focusing on education and bipartisan cooperation to commemorate American Indian Day at the Legislature.

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  17. Community CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Alamogordo Daily News

    The Alamogordo Daily News appreciates your input to the Community Calendar. To make sure items can receive proper attention, all information should be received by the newspaper at least five business days prior to the event.

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

    Saturday Feb 7 | Denver Post

    ... a Democrat, and British billionaire Richard Branson - is a boondoggle. Others, including Republican Gov. Susana Martinez's administration, say the state has a chance to carve out a new niche for economic development and position itself on the front ...

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  19. New Mexico bills seek late-term abortion ban, parent noticeRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 7 | KDWN

    ... a news release. The penalties only apply to the doctor and are the same for both proposals. Republican Gov. Susana Martinez has repeatedly said "she is pro-life, which would of course include opposition to late-term abortions," her spokesman Mike ...

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  20. Sen. Jerry Ortiz y Pino: Governor whiffed on behavioral health servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... providers that have survived - all of that has not risen to the level of concern sufficient to draw Gov. Susana Martinez's attention. Instead, she has chosen to focus on other worries more critical to her: drivers licenses for the undocumented; ... 1 comment