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What’s Happening at the Round House by Representative Jim Townsend

This is the 15th day of a 30-day legislative session. You would think that this means we are halfway through with the people's work; however,...

County officials keeping tabs on certain bills

The 2024 New Mexico legislative session was the focus of the Eddy County Commission meeting on Tuesday. Eddy County Manager Roberta Gonzales shared a legislative...

Lawmakers want attorney general to create new task force on missing and murdered Indigenous people

BY Bella Davis, New Mexico In Depth Five New Mexico lawmakers want the state attorney general to establish a task force focused on missing and...

Senate Bill 137 Introduced to Expand and Enhance the Training and Transparency of Local School Boards

Senate Bill 137, sponsored by Senate President Pro Tem Mimi Stewart (D-Albuquerque) and Senate Education Committee Chair William Soules (D-Las Cruces), has been introduced...

Daughter of former GOP senator Pete Domenici seeks to take on Heinrich

ROSWELL — The daughter of the last Republican to represent New Mexico in the U.S. Senate is looking to follow in her father’s footsteps. Nella...

Caprilozzi announces candidacy for municipal judge

Alex Caprilozzi of Artesia has announced his candidacy for the office of municipal judge. Caprilozzi relocated to Artesia six years ago from Central New York...

Representative Jim Townsend elected House Minority Whip

This early news from the session comes from the House GOP: Former House Republican Leader, Jim Townsend (R-Chaves, Eddy & Otero), was nominated and elected...

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