Vote NO on this mill levy.Tell UNM to get that ∅95 million from the legislators' pensions, the film subsidies, the Local Economic Devlopment Authority, oil and gas subsidies, NMHIX, the Obamacare Medicaid expansion, among other places.The politicians love to load up the bond issues and mill levies with the popular stuff – buildings, infrastructure and "services" that "must" done by government, because "no one in the private sector…See More
New Mexico Senate Candidate David Clements talks in Las Crucesby Randy LynchPhoto credit: Randy LynchI've always found it refreshing when I see a stereotype blown apart. It's nice to know that people are not always predictable. I had this happen on November 12 when I had the opportunity to hang for a while with David…See More
Santa Fe City Councilor Patti Bushee and ProgressNow New Mexico's Executive Director Pat Davis will tell you that they are all in favor of expanding the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered people. In reality, they are ultimately hindering the LGBT cause, as opposed to helping it."How so?" you might ask. After all, both of them have been rather outspoken in support of same-sex marriage.In today's Albuquerque Journal, Bushee was quoted (and her hand photographed) as "urging county…See More
"Mike, you might want to post the LBGT announement "group" discussion. This is not an announcement for the forum. Please look at the various groups and join the one you think this discussion will be right for. Please read…"
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""At the event, the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office reportedly confiscated 333 firearms, some of them assumed to be stolen property. Criminals turning in stolen weapons were subsequently compensated – no questions asked –…"
LIBERTARIAN PARTY OF BERNALILLO COUNTY RESPONDS TO COUNTY-SPONSORED GUN "BUYBACK" EVENTS OF FEBRUARY 9th AND 23rd, 2013FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (3/2/13) Contact: Mike Blessing, County Chair – 505-249-1248 Alternate: Elizabeth Hanes, LPNM Press Secretary[ALBUQUERQUE] – The Libertarian Party of Bernalillo County New Mexico (LPBC) strongly condemns the use of taxpayer money to conduct so-called "buybacks" of firearms in Bernalillo County. Such activities…See More
CITY OVERSTEPS BOUNDS IN ATTEMPTING MINIMUM WAGE ENFORCEMENTFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (3/1/13)Contact: Mike Blessing, State ChairAlternate: Elizabeth Hanes, Press Secretary[ALBUQUERQUE] – The Libertarian Party of New Mexico (LPNM) strongly condemns the decision by Albuquerque Mayor Richard J. Berry and City Attorney David Tourek to pursue legal action against Route 66 Malt Shop regarding wages allegedly not paid to an employee under Albuquerque's minimum…See More
LIBERTARIAN PARTY OF NEW MEXICO APPLAUDS TABLING OF 'ASSAULT WEAPONS' BANFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (2/23/13)Contact: Mike Blessing, State Chair – 505-249-1248[ALBUQUERQUE] – The Libertarian Party of New Mexico (LPNM) applauds the House Consumer and Public Affairs Committee decision to table House Bill 402, which would have made it illegal for most New Mexicans to…See More
"Why can't the Mayor's Office fund these art projects with something like Kickstarter? At least then you would have a choice as to which ones you want to pay for, and the people who don't want any of them don't have to pay at…"
"Laugh at me. Call me mad. Call me evil. But just remember me when you or your loved ones are being raped, or mugged, or dragged off never to be seen again – and you are an obedient, disarmed little citizen who can do nothing about it." – Sean Gabb, Director, Libertarian Alliance from The Libertarian Enterprise #701, 16 December 2012: …See More
11/25/2012 9:29 AM:> A small group of Republicans in the south of New Mexico have the right idea. They are planning to > attend the State Central Committee meeting and start there to change things. Good for them. It's the > sort of thinking, the sort of effort we should all be doing. But most of us are not.More than likely, they'll get the same sort of reception that Morton Blackwell and the Ron Paul Republicans got from Reince Priebus and the RNC at the GOP's National Convention in…See More
Mike, you might want to post the LBGT announement "group" discussion. This is not an announcement for the forum. Please look at the various groups and join the one you think this discussion will be right for. Please read our moderation policy regarding what we like to see on this site. I've deleted the discussion. Adelita - moderator
Hi Mike. In the future, would you make sure the discussions you post don't have all caps in the heading? All caps are the equivalent of shouting. Also, please format your discussions so that they are not in the form of press releases...you might get more feedback. Thanks! Adelita - moderator