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Is New Mexico ready for Hillary? Take the survey and find out!

Is New Mexico ready for Hillary? or would we rather see President Elizabeth Warren or Joe Biden? How about Bernie Sanders? Take our survey and find out! More than 1,000 … Continue reading

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RELEASE: Video/investigation by ProgressNow leads to criminal charges against APD officer

Albuquerque – This morning, Bernalillo County District Attorney Kari Brandenburg announced felony assault charges against the Albuquerque Police Officer involved in a brutal assault on a UNM student during a … Continue reading

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Who are New Mexico’s true Progressive champions? Nominations open now!

New Mexico has never needed progressive leaders more than we do right now. With assaults on women, voting rights and the middle class coming faster and harder from the right … Continue reading

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[UPDATED] All of the Senior, Tribal and Higher Education programs NM Republicans want to cut in the final minutes of the session

After spending a year to review the state’s most “critical needs,” Democrats and Republicans agreed to a capital outlay program to direct taxpayer money to fund the state’s most critical … Continue reading

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Did Martinez campaign lie to hide the money?

Major Republican candidates across the country have been scrambling to distance themselves from billionaire Republican backer Marcus Hiles after it was revealed that he “slapped, choked and dragged [a woman, … Continue reading

April 17, 2015 · 2 Comments

5 Tax Day Truthbombs

It’s Tax Day. Whether you like it or not. But, even if you’re not a fan of actually paying taxes, it’s important to remember that taxes pay for the infrastructure … Continue reading

April 15, 2015 · 2 Comments

TAX DAY | Progressive Quote of the Day | 04-15-15

Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr. (born Aug. 29 1809, died Oct. 7, 1894) | Physician, professor, poet, author Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. (born Mar. 8, 1841, died Mar. 6, 1935) | … Continue reading

April 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Gov. Martinez vetoed science – and 5 other unbelievable vetoes from this year’s legislative session

It’s official.  As of today, if the governor didn’t sign a bill it dies.  And some didn’t even get the dignity of a quiet death.  Some she killed right out … Continue reading

April 10, 2015 · 3 Comments

Anti-Minimum Wage Ideologues Lose Another Battle in Las Cruces

  In yet another example of how out-of-touch New Mexico conservatives are with prevailing views about economic fairness, anti-minimum wage ideologues in Las Cruces have failed (yet again) in their … Continue reading

April 10, 2015 · 3 Comments

ALEC Climate Deniers Deny Denying Climate Change, Threaten Legal Action Against Common Cause

We here at ProgressNow NM (and our affiliates around the country) have been on the forefront of the battle with the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), the conservative corporate lobbying … Continue reading

April 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

INSPIRING ACTION | Progressive Quote of the Day | 04-08-15

Banksy | Artist & activist

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