V.25 No.32 | 8/11/2016


Motorcyclist Killed During Outage

In this week’s Newscity: a fatal motorcycle accident, HSD backs off of collection efforts and former governor Gary Johnson is still running for President.
V.25 No.26 | 6/30/2016
Carol Cooper

USDA Investigating SNAP Fraud

In the news: The feds investigate NM HSD, the Dog Head fire ebbs and a local artist’s sculpture went missing.
V.25 No.21 | 5/26/2016
State Senate Chamber, New Mexico Capitol Building
Anna Foxlover via Wikipedia


HSD Controversies Equal Mission Failure

Ortiz y Pino is correct; Earnest should step down

After several years of missteps and mismanagement, key members of the HSD administrative team invoke their fifth amendment rights in a fraud case.
V.25 No.15 | 4/14/2016
News City
Robert Maestas


NM Poverty Center Confronts HSD

The Center on Law and Poverty wants an independent monitor brought in to bring the Human Services Department into full compliance with a 1990 consent decree. Plus Santa Fe bans any non-essential official city travel to North Carolina and Mississippi.