On Monday, the New Mexico Supreme Court sided with a group of unions ruling that state labor officials must change the way they set the prevailing wage and fringe benefits for publicly funded projects. In her 15-page opinion, Justice Petra Jimenez Maes argued that the Martinez administration has a duty to set rates based [&hellip...
New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez has one goal in 2014: Make Nikki Haley blush. The first-term governor has announced a policy shift that unions are calling a “declaration of war.” Speaking to a group of commercial real estate developers, Martinez said she wants to stop union dues from being automatically drawn from American...
New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez is calling on state legislators to pass a series of bills that would increase penalties for politicians found guilty of corruption. She also seeks to impose a two-year ban on becoming a lobbyist after leaving state government. The Republican has made the pledge to only appoint nominees to positions if [&hellip...