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DPNM Platform and Resolutions Committee CD2 Hearing

Democratic Party of New Mexico Platform and Resolutions Committee Congressional District 2 Hearing Open invitation to all interested general public, candidates and elected officials The purpose of this hearing is to inform Democrats and to get input on issues important to Congressional District 2. The emphasis of the hearing will be focused on New Mexico

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New Mexico Democrats Commemorate the Life and Legacy of César Chávez

Today, March 31, the Democratic Party of New Mexico commemorates the life and legacy of César Chávez and his enduring vision of human rights and dignity for all. We stand by César Chávez’s commitment to unity and strength. We always will. “From the depth of need and despair, people can work together, can organize themselves

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Weekly Address: Protecting Working Americans’ Paychecks

In this week’s address, the President highlighted the progress made protecting American consumers since he signed Wall Street reform into law five years ago, including an important new step taken by the independent Consumer Financial Protection Bureau earlier this week toward preventing abuses in payday lending. The President emphasized his commitment to fighting to advance

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Day 5: No Capital Outlay Bill for 2015—Thank Governor Martinez

$264 Million package died due to Governor’s failed leadership It’s bad enough that New Mexico’s Governor has failed to create any jobs during the 1,522+ days she has been in office. Divisive wedge issues, blaming teachers and students for education failures and an obsession with destroying unions, while hurting working men and women, have all

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Day 4: Governor Martinez and State Republicans Obsess About Unions; Zero Jobs Created in Legislative Session

Minimum Wage increase fails because of GOP gimmicks The number one issue in New Mexico is (lack of) jobs. For over 50 months—1522 days, Governor Martinez and state Republicans have done nothing to create jobs. Nothing. Instead of bringing labor, business and government together to work for solutions, this Governor and the Republican Party have

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