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Stories with person: Susana Martinez
  • Recordings surface in New Mexico governor race 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 8:06 pm
  • SANTA FE, New Mexico - Democrats called Wednesday for Republican Gov. Susana Martinez to apologize after a liberal publication released recordings in which she and aides used profanity and offensive names to describe political opponents.

  • Court revives election challenge against Democrat 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 3:07 pm
  • SANTA FE, New Mexico - New Mexico's highest court revived a lawsuit on Wednesday that seeks to remove a maverick Democratic legislator from the June 3 primary election ballot.

  • Ex-homeless student at UNR wins $30K scholarship 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 11:58 am
  • RENO, Nevada - A University of Nevada, Reno student who was homeless during part of her time attending high school in North Las Vegas has been named the winner of a prestigious national scholarship worth $30,000.

  • Gov. Susana Martinez's PAC raises $210K 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 10:11 am
  • SANTA FE, New Mexico - Republican Gov. Susana Martinez's political action committee has raised about $210,800 in the past six months.

  • New Mexico high court orders tribal recognition 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 7:04 pm
  • SANTA FE, New Mexico - New Mexico's highest court on Monday ordered Gov. Susana Martinez to recognize the Fort Sill Apache as a New Mexico tribe.

  • March aims to raise awareness about child abuse 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 2:50 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Parents, advocates and others on Saturday descended upon the State Capitol for a march to raise awareness in the fight against child abuse as New Mexico embarks on reforming its troubled child welfare system.

  • Shootings renew call for New Mexico health changes 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 5:47 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The recent fatal police shooting of a homeless camper who spent years in and out of jail and New Mexico's only psychiatric hospital has sparked a push for more mental health resources in the state and a law requiring people with severe mental illnesses to take medications or face involuntary hospitalization.

  • NM Democrats urge restraint on Tesla incentives 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 11:09 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A dozen legislators and other Democrats say New Mexico shouldn't go overboard in granting tax breaks to Tesla Motors so the electric car company locates a battery plant in the state.

  • Courts handle New Mexico congressional maps 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 12:02 am
  • SANTA FE, New Mexico - New Mexico's three congressional districts have changed very little in the past two decades; but when they have, state courts - not the Legislature or governor - have redrawn the boundaries.

  • Feds list lesser prairie chicken as threatened 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 6:20 pm
  • WASHINGTON - The Obama administration said Thursday it is placing a grassland grouse known as the lesser prairie chicken on a list of threatened species, a move that could affect oil and gas drilling, wind farms and other activities in five central and southwestern states.

  • Jeb Bush to fundraise for New Mexico governor 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 10:21 am
  • SANTA FE, New Mexico - Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is to visit New Mexico this week to raise campaign money for Republican Gov. Susana Martinez.

  • Gov. Susana Martinez announces re-election staff 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 2:10 pm
  • ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez says veteran political staffer Melissa Sousa will serve as her re-election campaign manager.