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Governor Announces New Capital Outlay Dashboard

on October 13, 2019 - 8:51am
Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham
SANTA FE Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham Friday announced the Department of Finance and Administration’s new capital outlay dashboard, an online tool that will allow the public, local governments and state policymakers to track and analyze local infrastructure projects, a first for New Mexico government. 
The dashboard, viewable online here, is primarily an accountability measure, the governor said, intended to boost efficiency and ease of access to funding information and status updates about capital projects all across the state.

Letter To The Editor: David Hampton – A Honest And Transparent Voice For UNM-LA Advisory Board

on October 13, 2019 - 8:49am
2nd Vice Chair
Republican Party of Los Alamos 

I am writing this letter in support of David Hampton for the UNM-LA Advisory Board.

For all the time I have known Mr. Hampton I have found him to be a very honest and transparent person. He serves with integrity in all aspects of community involvement and local boards such as the LA Co-op Board and the LA retirement community board. He is also a volunteer with trail maintenance at Bandelier and Santa Fe National Forest.

I believe that as a retiree from LANL and a long-time resident of Los Alamos, he has first hand

Letter To The Editor: A Republican Wants Trump Out Of Office

on October 13, 2019 - 8:49am
Jemez Springs
Republican Governor Mark Sanford of South Carolina is a serious conservative. He wants DT (Trump) to be voted out in 2020. He says the USA and the interest on our debt must be addressed, since it is more than our Military budget and more than what our country spends in all areas for Children - our future.
So where is massive spending going, which comes from our taxpayers' dollars? Here's a few items which address the problem:
  • The outlandish prison in Guantanamo, Cuba - since 2002 - wastes $180 Million annually and has added $6 Billion to the Deficit for 17 years,

House Assistant Speaker Luján Highlights Los Alamos National Laboratory On Congressional Delegation Tour

on October 13, 2019 - 8:32am
U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Luján
This week, U.S House Assistant Speaker Rep. Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) and U.S. Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA), chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, toured Los Alamos National Laboratory on a congressional delegation highlighting the importance of New Mexico’s national labs.
U.S. Rep. Luján and Smith were joined by the Department of Energy’s Under Secretary for Nuclear Security and NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty.
As co-chair of the National Labs Caucus, Luján has secured major environmental and scientific investments for

Letter To The Editor: Thank You To The Taxpayers Of Los Alamos

on October 12, 2019 - 9:31am
By Former LAPS School Board Members:
Jim Hall
Joan Ahlers
Nancy (Nan) Holmes
Judith Bjarke-Mckenzie
Dennis Gill
Jody Benson
Melanie McKinley
Morrie Pongratz
Dawn VanHaus
Steven P. Girrens
As previous School Board Officers, we collectively write this letter to express our deep appreciation to Los Alamos parents, business owners, and community members that have unselfishly and generously given to support the future of Los Alamos. 
We embarked upon this journey in 2007 when we had more than $300 million in capital facility needs.

NM Delegation Announces Humanitarian Assistance Awards For New Mexico Organizations, Communities

on October 11, 2019 - 11:29am


  • First wave of reimbursement funds being distributed after NM delegation secured $30 million for communities and organizations providing humanitarian relief to asylum seekers

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), Deb Haaland (D-N.M.), and Xochitl Torres Small (D-N.M.) announced the National Board for the Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP) has begun awarding the first wave of Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance (SAHA) to organizations

Local Democratic Party Meets At UNM-LA Monday

on October 11, 2019 - 10:35am

LADP News:

The Los Alamos Democratic Party monthly meeting is 6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14 in Room 631 in Building 6 on the UNM-LA campus.

The meeting is open to the public.