• For $17
you can replace that stupid balloon license plate with a beautiful piece of turquoise fender jewelery. Supposed to be available today
. DCF LVR
, FIX GRL
, & GOT DCF
are special order. As is SAV H2O
from ABQ to Texas remains closed as of 3:00 AM. Check this map
for detailed current information. Great on-line feature sponsored by the NMDOT.
seem to be voting despite being banned by the NM Constitution
. Efforts to change Constitution failed in 2002...likely to fail again.
• State Senator Eric Grieg
o has introduced a joint memorial
urging UNM to cut the salaries of 20 or so administrators who make $200,000-$300,000. Didn't UNM Pres. Schmidley increase the number of his Vice-Presidents to 19?
• Two ABQ policemen
, battered by mob of 30 apartment dwellers, mace their way out of trouble
. Two women jailed.
cigarette tax defeated in committee
. Money was to be used for education. I attended this Committee when the bill was supposed to be discussed last Wednesday. The committee adjourned without considering the measure. It is HB 35. Click on the pdf link to the Fiscal Imact Report
for a fascinating summary of the issues. For instance, did you know that one-third
of tobacco sales in NM are not taxed?