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- Fairgrounds lease criticized in Senate hearing Updated: Feb-10-14 9:14 pm
SANTA FE, New Mexico - A proposal to weaken the governor's power over public education cleared a Senate panel on Wednesday with Republicans objecting that it was a slap at GOP Gov. Susana Martinez's administration.
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Gov. Susana Martinez didn't break the law when she took a ride on a State Police helicopter to avoid missing a commercial flight to attend political fundraisers in Texas in 2011, a top official in the New Mexico attorney general's office has concluded.
SANTA FE, New Mexico - Current and former governmental appointees of Republican Gov. Susana Martinez criticized her administration on Monday for rushing through a 25-year lease in 2011 for a company to build a larger casino at the New Mexico fairgrounds.