Santa Fe, NM – Santa Fe Public School officials face a tough decision in the next few weeks as they consider ways to fill a possible budget shortfall of over $7 million next year. To discuss options and hear from the public, the board of education is hosting a series of meetings this week.
KUNM's Scott Ki was at Wednesday's meeting and files this report.
Albuquerque, NM – State lawmakers are trying to wrap up a special legislative session today in Santa Fe to deal with a budget shortfall for the coming fiscal year. We're taking a close look at the two options they're considering: cutting, and taxing. First, KUNM's Scott Ki takes a look at where the legislature intends to make spending cuts and why.