New Mexico First Announces 2016 Town Hall Topic: Economic Security and Vitality! A vibrant economy is perhaps the most sought after policy goal for our
state. For this reason, New Mexico First will hold a statewide town hall on economic security and vitality to develop practical recommendations for
the future. The event will focus on economic strategies that address the needs of small and large businesses – as well as low and middle-income families. The event will encourage participants to think creatively about strengthening the states’ economic health in ways that reach people from all walks
of life. ..
Help us select the topic for the 2016 statewide town hall by taking a quick survey on the important issues confronting our state. As a
citizen you know what is important in your community, and we need your advice!
Click here to take the 3 minute survey. We appreciate your input!
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read more about our last town hall! ..
New Mexico First is delighted to announce that we are supporting SB 137, the rural primary healthcare bill sponsored by John Arthur Smith. The bill would make an appropriation to the Department of Health to support rural primary healthcare and the recruitment, hiring and retention of additional primary healthcare clinicians in rural underserved areas. This bill perfectly aligns to the healthcare centennial town hall recommendation, which calls for the recruitment and retention of more healthcare professionals.