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Wednesday, November 23, 2011 Wren Abbott

MOXed In

LANL ramps up controversial plutonium production

Local News Los Alamos National Laboratory is doubling down on a project that helps create a controversial, highly reactive new fuel used in nuclear power plants.

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 Wren Abbott

Lien on Me

In Brief

Local News Santa Fe’s fiscal track record makes John Gordnier, a member of the Santa Fe Coalition for Good Government, skeptical of the most recent bond proposal.

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 Joey Peters

Tilting at Walmart

Senator champions corporate tax reform—with benefits

Local News It’s a familiar “small government” prescription for driving up revenues: Lower taxes, but increase the tax base. But this time, it’s not a Republican, or even a libertarian, beating that drum. New Mexic...

Wednesday, November 9, 2011 Wren Abbott

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Wednesday, November 9, 2011 Joey Peters

Wasteland

Los Alamos National Lab is on track to become a permanent nuclear waste dump

Features In the summer of 2010, an excavator lifted a 1940s-era radiation protection suit from a pit in Los Alamos National Laboratory’s Technical Area 21. With it came two pickup trucks of the same vintage—one of w...

Wednesday, November 2, 2011 Wren Abbott

Big Picture

Local News, Nov. 02

Local News On Nov. 3, the city’s planning commission will consider a proposal to eliminate (technically, “reduce by 100 percent”) residential development impact fees for two years. The plan’s sponsors, City Counci...

Wednesday, November 2, 2011 Alexa Schirtzinger

High Coss

Not everyone is on board with the mayor’s bond proposal

Local News Mayor David Coss spent most of his Oct. 19 State of the City address pushing a $30 million bond proposal slated to go before voters in March’s city elections. Coss bills it as the “Opportunity and Quality o...

Wednesday, October 26, 2011 Joey Peters

Court Fees

Indicators: Oct. 26

Local News If the JSC’s budget remains the same next fiscal year, commission employees will be forced to take two weeks of unpaid leave.

Wednesday, October 26, 2011 Joey Peters

The 1 Percent We Pay

In Brief

Local News Occupy Wall Street has made corporate greed into a rallying cry with a simple solution: If government won’t act to get money out of politics, we will—by redirecting our own (albeit scarce) dollars. In revie...

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