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Governor Susana Martinez

It's not Polite to Talk About Poverty

Joanne Goldblum | Posted 02.26.2017 | Impact
Joanne Goldblum

If you talk about child poverty in New Mexico, you are somehow disloyal to the state. (Critics are charging that the New Mexico Truth campaign will scare away tourists.) If you talk about poverty in America, you are challenging treasured beliefs about the American Dream.

Three Strikes Laws Call Everyone Out in New Mexico

Chandra Bozelko | Posted 08.30.2016 | Crime
Chandra Bozelko

It's clear that something must be done to reform criminal justice in New Mexico, but that doesn't mean that just anything should be done. A tougher three strikes law will take the state further away from reform.

Governors, Attorneys General Split Over Legality Of Obama's Executive Actions On Immigration

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Tani | Posted 02.13.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A lawsuit against the president over his immigration actions has caused awkwardness in some states, where governors and attorneys genera...

Literacy for All, Yes! The New Literacy

Dr. Idit Harel | Posted 01.10.2015 | Education
Dr. Idit Harel

The more we ask of children, the more they can do; the higher the standards we set for those who teach children, the farther they will reach.

GOP Gov Calls Opponent A 'B****'

The Huffington Post | Sara Bondioli | Posted 04.16.2014 | Politics

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez, the female Hispanic leader who has been hailed as the future of the Republican Party, displays a vindictive side in p...

Laura Bassett

Governor Tells Administration To Drop 'Forcible Rape' Language | Laura Bassett | Posted 09.20.2012 | Politics

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez (R) asked her administration to remove language about "forcible rape" from a new state policy on Wednesday after The H...

Susana Martinez Wins Major RNC Speaking Slot

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 07.28.2014 | Latino Voices

Susana Martinez's inaugural term as governor of New Mexico has been marked by firsts -- when the former assistant district attorney took office in Jan...

Michelangelo Signorile

New Mexico Governor's Ex-Hairdresser On His Decision To Quit | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez will never get the secret formula for her hair color, which was created just for her. So says Antonio Darden of...

GOP Gov Behind Anti-Immigrant Legislation Admits Grandparents Were Undocumented

Posted 11.08.2011 | Politics

By RUSSELL CONTRERAS, Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez, who has drawn national attention and criticism from im...

Governor's Great Grandparents Were Illegal Immigrants | Posted 10.12.2011 | Latino Voices

SANTA FE, N.M. -- New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez and the protestors against her fight to ban driver's licenses for illegal immigrants have more in co...