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Topic: government

Zane's World

Less in Moratorium

Opinion Like other American geeks, idea junkies and proponents of innovation, creativity and the slim possibility of a future United States with meaningful, marketable skills, I was inspired and thrilled with the presi...

Wednesday, February 9, 2011 Zane Fischer
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A Letter to Sen. Udall Concerning Egypt

Observations from a former Cairo Resident

Dear Sen. Udall, I am unrepentantly idealistic, a registered Independent, and I voted for you. This is the first letter that I have ever written to an elected official. Several years ago I lived in Egypt, a...

Friday, February 4, 2011 by Eric Maddox
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Specter of Arizona Haunts New Mexico

Susana Martinez' Executive Order on policing immigration riles New Mexicans

New Mexicans are reacting strongly to Governor Susana Martinez' executive order altering immigration policy as it relates to law enforcement for officers of the state. Martinez' actions follow Albuquerque Mayo...

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 by SFR Staff

Rules End

In Brief

Local News One year ago, US Sen. Tom Udall, D-NM, promised sweeping reform to the US Senate. In a recent interview with SFR, Udall laid out his agenda, which emphasized reforming the filibuster, eliminating secret holds a...

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 Alexa Schirtzinger

New Beginnings

In Brief

Local News After an extended search for a full-time director, the New Mexico office of the Drug Policy Alliance has found one: former Aging and Long-Term Services Department Director of Policy and Planning Emily Kaltenbac...

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 Alexa Schirtzinger

Take Charge of Our Schools

SFR's coverage and endorsements in the 2010 school board election

Local News A round-up of SFR's pop quizzes with school board candidates and our editorial endorsements for this year's extremely important election.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011 SFR

Breaking Bad

Drug Court has helped hundreds escape from lives of drugs and crime—but does the program itself have a future?

Features Despite the notorious drug problem in Santa Fe County, the successful Drug Court faces an uncertain future. With the paucity of funding available to sustain it in the current economic climate, Drug Court’...

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 Wren Abbott

Jobs for Oil

Indicators: Jan. 26

Local News New Mexico is bleeding jobs, and they’re all going to Texas—at least, that’s the refrain from Gov. Susana Martinez’ office.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 Alexa Schirtzinger
 
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