U.S. Senators Tom Daschle and Trent Lott will headline this year’s First Forum and awards ceremony. The special event highlights important issues facing our nation and New Mexico.Learn more
We honor New Mexico leaders who have proven their ability to put good policy above partisan politics. Awardees will be honored at the 2017 First Forum.
Town hall attendees called for small business reform, economic expansion, and smart financial foundations for families in need.Read Report
During the 2017 legislative session, NMF supported legislation based on recommendations proposed by New Mexicans at our town halls and public forums.
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New Mexico First conducted a series of focus groups about the pros and cons of establishing an ethics commission to oversee New Mexico governmental officials. Read the findings today!Read more
New Mexico First, Economic Policy Director Pamela Blackwell discusses how New Mexico First provides the community with a voice in order to share hopes, dreams and solutions to the challenges of New Mexico.Watch Video