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    Editorial: Give PILT a long-term funding source

    03/05/2015 07:46 AM MST
    While the list of issues Republicans and Democrats agree on seems to grow shorter all the time, we noted with satisfaction that a soon-to-be-introduced bill in Congress that would provide long-term funding for the federal Payment in Lieu of Taxes program has attracted bipartisan support. 
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    Column: Japan's sun poised to rise on world stage
    03/05/2015 07:45 AM MST - WASHINGTON — While the Middle East and Eurasia are dominated by violent scenarios that change by the minute, Asia has been largely quiet, except for the Chinese military's "your island is my island" attempts to gulp down all the small islands in the South China Sea. Full Story

    EDUCATION
    (Courtesy of New Mexico Legislature)
    Lawmaker says tuition scholarship bill would help students

    Opponents say the measure would cut public education funding
    FARMINGTON — A house bill, sponsored by a local lawmaker, that would create tuition scholarships for low-income students is working its way through committees where it is meeting resistance from lawmakers who say it will sap resources intended for public schools. Full Story
    SPORTS
    (Jon Austria — The Daily Times)
    5A Baseball Preview: Piedra Vista returns strong squad for title defense

    FARMINGTON — The Piedra Vista baseball team finished the 2014 season on top, winning its fourth state title in five years, and appears to have the talent to make a championship run again this year. Full Story
    BUSINESS
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    Guide to the oil and gas and power industries in the Four Corners
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    Editorial: Give PILT a long-term funding source

    03/05/2015 07:46 AM MST
    While the list of issues Republicans and Democrats agree on seems to grow shorter all the time, we noted with satisfaction that a soon-to-be-introduced bill in Congress that would provide long-term funding for the federal Payment in Lieu of Taxes program has attracted bipartisan support. 
    Full Story
    Column: Japan's sun poised to rise on world stage
    03/05/2015 07:45 AM MST - WASHINGTON — While the Middle East and Eurasia are dominated by violent scenarios that change by the minute, Asia has been largely quiet, except for the Chinese military's "your island is my island" attempts to gulp down all the small islands in the South China Sea. Full Story

    Column: Stopping the IRS
    03/05/2015 07:44 AM MST - WASHINGTON — Rep. Peter Roskam is now chairman of the Ways and Means subcommittee whose jurisdiction includes oversight of the Internal Revenue Service, and hence of Lois Lerner's legacy. Full Story

    Editorial: Fix roads now and pay for it now
    03/04/2015 08:02 AM MST - Sen. John Arthur Smith and Gov. Susana Martinez both agree that the state needs additional spending to upgrade and repair an aging road system, but they disagree on how to pay for it. Full Story

    Column: Giuliani a Reflection of Everyday Republicans
    03/04/2015 08:01 AM MST - Things have gone quiet about former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani's widely denounced comments about President Barack Obama, but that doesn't mean the controversy is history. Full Story

    Column: What's up with prices at the pump?
    03/04/2015 07:55 AM MST - After initially driving down the price of oil by increasing its production, which gave Americans a welcome drop in prices at the pump, could Saudi Arabia now be pushing them back up? Full Story

    Editorial: Vote on April 21 to determine tribe's fate
    03/03/2015 08:04 AM MST - Now that a date has been set for the Navajo Nation presidential election, a major hurdle will be convincing voters to turn out and cast their ballots — again. Full Story

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    Review: The jumbled machinery of 'Chappie' never clicks

    Neill Blomkamp's "Chappie" is a curious Frankenstein. It's set in a near-future Johannesburg policed by robots, but it's not about law enforcement or social order. Full Story
    (Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP)
    Kelly Clarkson fights British TV personality's fat shaming

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