All Stories Tagged 'reform' (6)

The 'Real World' is Not a Cross-Country Race

Hanna Skandera tells us, in a recent Albuquerque Journal guest editorial, what should have been an inspirational and heart-warming story about her glory days in track, when she trained for months for that one big cross-country race at the end.  She came in second.  It’s implied that the rest of them were ranked-and-filed as, I assume, winners and losers?

There are two…


Added by Kris Nielsen on March 9, 2014 at 10:00am — 4 Comments

Hanna Skandera’s Reforms Cause More Than 'Discomfort'

Education Secretary-Designate Hanna Skandera recently wrote an editorial to the Albuquerque Journal stating more untruths, vague ideas, and plenty of blame against those who are questioning her initiatives.  She suggests that there will be some “discomfort” during her period of reforms.  I suggest that discomfort isn’t the problem; what we’re fighting against is the…


Added by Kris Nielsen on January 8, 2014 at 10:00am — 8 Comments

Politics of Destruction Can Still Give Us Change

Most of us, I think, are dismayed at the Democratic primary season we have just endured. The Democrats have turned on one another in a way that can only have been a pleasure for the Republicans to behold.

I witnessed a most unfortunate thread wherein a blogger, offended by robocalls that made an issue of someone's support of marriage equality, blindly cast aspersions on more than half the state. I am positive that this blogger considers herself a progressive, was the disconcerting… Continue

Added by Dana Tierney on June 1, 2010 at 12:00am — No Comments

NM Health reform article on NMI, just in time for the legislative session

Check this out before you call your lawmakers in Santa Fe!

Added by Terry Schleder on January 23, 2009 at 3:44pm — No Comments

Internaltional Health Systems Reform article published nationally (with tip 'o the hat to NM!)...

Check out my recently published content on AC:

Making Health Care Reform Sexy
Still tying to figure out how to work this hi-tech bloggy stuff...

Added by Terry Schleder on January 23, 2009 at 3:30pm — No Comments

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