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Letter to editor on making college more affordable news release

Some comments on the news release, "Making College More Affordable Would Payoff for the State," posted on the Beat

Western is the one college in the state that has become more and more unaffordable. Y-- Continue reading

Senate Democrats Show Lack Of Leadership In Right-To-Work Vote

Santa Fe, NM – Yesterday, the Senate Democrats failed New Mexico's workers by blocking a bipartisan compromise that would have raised the minimum wage and given employees the right to choose whether the-- Continue reading

USDA food pyramid seemingly attacking meat-based foods

I have just finished reading the February 2015 issue of the "New Mexico Stockman," the magazine for southwestern agriculture published by the New Mexico Cattle Growers' Association. A lot of the infor-- Continue reading

Solar Power propaganda vs. the real world

Commentary by Marita Noon

When a former "senior communications official at the White House" writes a blog post for U.S. News and World Report, you should be able to trust it. But when the author state-- Continue reading

Rio Grande Foundation delivers recommendation

Brought to you by the Rio Grande Foundation.


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National Manufacturers' Study shows effects of EPA's proposed ozone rule

The EPA is at again. As part of a sue-and-settle deal with environmental pressure groups such as the Sierra Club, EPA has proposed stringent new ozone standards that will by all accounts be the most e-- Continue reading

What's up with the prices at the pump?

Commentary by Marita Noon

First, Saudi Arabia drove down the price of oil by increasing its production, which gave Americans a welcome drop in prices at the pump. Could the kingdom now be pushing them-- Continue reading

Petty pens editorial on his school board experience

I would like to thank the Silver Consolidated School District for the opportunity to serve as a board member for the past four years. To Mr. Streib, Mr. Pool and the board members I have had the pleas-- Continue reading

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