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Senator Gerald Ortiz y Pino

Protecting Medicaid & Net Neutrality

Jul 14, 2017
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Sun 07/16 7p: This Sunday, join Generation Justice as we focus on July 12th’s Day of Action, where people from across the country made their voices heard about the importance of net neutrality. We’ll be joined by Lucia Martinez, GJ Alumni, and journalist from Free Press, about their Save The Net Campaign. We’ll also hear from Sen. Gerald Ortiz y Pino about the Gov. Martinez’s recent cuts to Medicaid and what it means for NM’s Medicaid program. Be sure to join us live on KUNM 89.9 FM, or online at KUNM.org.

Amending New Mexico's Convoluted Constitution

Mar 24, 2017
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State lawmakers proposed 32 changes to the New Mexico Constitution during this year’s 60-day legislative session. Only two passed – they’ll likely be approved by voters in 2018. But the state constitution is already 4.5 times longer than the federal one. So, what does it mean when a constitution looks more like a user’s manual than a clear, concise list of fundamental rights?

Wrap Up: Public Health In 2016 Legislature

Feb 22, 2016
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Study Low-Cost Loans To State Employees — PASSED