New Mexico First is a public policy organization that engages people in important issues facing their state or community. Established in 1986, we offer unique town halls and forums that create recommendations for policymakers and the public. New Mexico First also produces nonpartisan policy reports on critical issues, such as water, education, healthcare, the economy, and energy. Our research and facilitation services are available to public and private entities. Contact us to learn more.
New Mexico First Legislative Platform
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In New Mexico First town halls, the focus is on you, the participants - what you think, what you've experienced, what you need. You are the experts here.
Our town halls produce concrete, doable recommendations for changes in public policy. From education to economic growth to water policy, implemented reforms have made a real difference in our New Mexico.
Communities, organizations, and businesses around the state call on New Mexico First when they need to incorporate citizen, member, or employee input into their planning.