Let's Talk New Mexico
The city of Albuquerque says the monitor charged with overseeing reform of the police department is not neutral and has an ax to grind. James Ginger released his sixth report on APD’s progress on Wednesday, Nov. 1, a day earlier than planned. The Albuquerque Police Department also just last week rolled out its own website: APDreform.com . A coalition of community groups called APD Forward says the site is little more than spin meant to hide lingering problems on the police force.
President Trump Nominates Santa Fe Lawyer For US Attorney – The Associated Press President Donald Trump has nominated a Santa Fe attorney to be the next U.S. Attorney for the state of New Mexico.
Public Health New Mexico
The Indian Health Service—the federal agency tasked with providing health services to Native American communities—has long been the go-to health care provider for tribes in New Mexico and across the country. But in recent years, that has started to change, and a growing number of tribes are deciding that managing their own clinics and behavioral health programs will help build healthier, more resilient communities.