Kaveh Mowahed of KUNM comes into the studio to talk about lobbyists and ethics. The New Mexico Ethics Watch commission just released its report (To read the report click here). It includes a few recommendations to help add more transparency to the state government.
To read the Senate Joint Resolution 7 regarding the salaries of elected state and county officials click here
For the fiscal report of SJ7 click here
For rules on lobbyist regulation click here
For information on the State Ethics Commission click here
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