• Getting serious at the races - 07/27/2015 09:39 PM MDT
    Column: New Mexico Families Rely on Affordable Energy

    07/04/2015 04:14 PM MDT
    New Mexico's poor- and middle-class families need to understand that wind and solar energy are neither affordable nor reliable. 
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    Column: Five Counties Gain from Movers over Four Years
    06/29/2015 08:45 AM MDT - New Mexico's population picture has improved. In the year from July 1, 2013, to July 1, 2014, six counties had more people move in than moved out. Full Story

    Column: With capital outlay we borrow from Peter and forget to pay Paul
    06/20/2015 01:37 PM MDT - Last week our legislators did a good thing. During a short, business-like special session, they passed a public works bill and a package of tax incentives and directed funding to the courts and the Health Department. Full Story

    Column: Solar power math doesn't add up
    06/20/2015 01:37 PM MDT - Several member of the state House of Representatives have recently been the subjects of an op-ed piece claiming that we are mathematically challenged for our opposition to renewable energy tax credits. Full Story

    Column: We're not alone in tax policy woes
    06/20/2015 01:36 PM MDT - The top question asked these days by tax policy people all over the country is what's happening with taxing marijuana. Full Story

    Column: 'Handsome ... but untested'
    06/13/2015 09:53 AM MDT - Hillary Clinton was in New Mexico last week. Word has it that she was fundraising on behalf of her campaign for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination. Full Story

    Column: Declining revenue means county must charge Navajo Nation for fire protection
    06/13/2015 09:52 AM MDT - As the San Juan County Commissioner for District 1, which covers a large percentage of the Navajo Nation, I find it necessary to respond to the recent public comments made by Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye regarding San Juan County's request for funding fire protection response services on the reservation. Full Story

    Column: Opponents of solar tax credit didn't do their homework
    06/13/2015 09:49 AM MDT - Last week, another package of tax breaks was on the agenda for a legislative special session, along with public works. Full Story

    Column: New Mexico has no beginning, leads in overpass painting
    06/06/2015 03:25 PM MDT - We just completed our Great American Road Trip. Remember, "See the USA in your Chevrolet." That was us — 5,900 miles and 26 days — but in a Toyota and including Canada. Full Story

    Column: Courts add confusion to confusing system
    06/06/2015 03:24 PM MDT - The workers' compensation system, we sometimes observe, is a patchwork of contradictory and inconsistent rules. Full Story