'; } // return array of supporters (Supporter,Link), selected randomly function randomSupporters($limit = false) { $sql = "Select * from ActiveSupporters"; if ($limit) $sql .= " limit $num"; $result = mysql_query($sql); $res = array(); if ($result) { while ($row = mysql_fetch_assoc($result)) { $link = trim($row['Website'] != ''?$row['Website']: ($row['FacebookFollowing']?$row['Facebook']: ($row['TwitterFollowing']?$row['Twitter']: ($row['GooglePlusFollowing']?$row['GooglePlus']: ($row['OtherSocialMedia']?$row['OtherSocialMedia']:false) ) ) ) ); if ($link && strncasecmp($link,'http:',5)) $link = 'http://'.$link; $res[] = array('Supporter'=>$row['GroupName'],'Link'=>$link); } } return $res; } // return Weekly Audience Average function weeklyAudienceAverage() { $sql = "select * from BrochureGeneral where Dname='WeeklyAudienceAverage'"; $result = mysql_query($sql); $row = mysql_fetch_array($result); if ($row) return $row['DValue']; } ?> Public News Service Newscasts https://www.publicnewsservice.org/index.php Public News Service The Public News Service provides reporting on a wide range of social, community, and environmental issues for mainstream and alternative media. Public News Service info@publicnewsservice.org no New Mexico's Domestic Workers May Soon Get Wage Protections Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-02-22/livable-wages-working-families/new-mexicos-domestic-workers-may-soon-get-wage-protections/a65625-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-02-22/livable-wages-working-families/new-mexicos-domestic-workers-may-soon-get-wage-protections/a65625-1 (Read More)]]> Consumer Immigrant Livable Wages/Working Families Social Justice Women's NM Legislature Faces Mandatory 'Rethink' of Education System Wed, 02 Jan 2019 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-01-02/education/nm-legislature-faces-mandatory-rethink-of-education-system/a65058-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2019-01-02/education/nm-legislature-faces-mandatory-rethink-of-education-system/a65058-1 ruled that New Mexico was violating the rights of at-risk students. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Children's Early Childhood Education Education Livable Wages/Working Families Youth Grassroots Advocacy for Medicaid Buy-in Builds in NM Wed, 03 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-10-03/health-issues/grassroots-advocacy-for-medicaid-buy-in-builds-in-nm/a64189-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-10-03/health-issues/grassroots-advocacy-for-medicaid-buy-in-builds-in-nm/a64189-1 (Read More)]]> Consumer Health Livable Wages/Working Families Native American Report: Young NM Parents Need Support to Thrive Thu, 27 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-09-27/childrens-issues/report-young-nm-parents-need-support-to-thrive/a64063-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-09-27/childrens-issues/report-young-nm-parents-need-support-to-thrive/a64063-1 The Annie E. ...(Read More)]]> Children's Consumer Education Family/Father Issues Livable Wages/Working Families Youth NM Child Well-Being Slips, Isolated Bright Spots Wed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-06-27/childrens-issues/nm-child-well-being-slips-isolated-bright-spots/a63037-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-06-27/childrens-issues/nm-child-well-being-slips-isolated-bright-spots/a63037-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Census Children's Community Issues and Volunteering Health Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Teen Pregnancy Prevention Youth NM Child Advocates: "Fix the Cliff" with $20 Million in Federal Funds Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-05-11/childrens-issues/nm-child-advocates-fix-the-cliff-with-20-million-in-federal-funds/a62480-2 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-05-11/childrens-issues/nm-child-advocates-fix-the-cliff-with-20-million-in-federal-funds/a62480-2 (Read More)]]> Children's Consumer Early Childhood Education Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Report: Minimum Wage Boost Could Reduce Poverty Mon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-04-16/budget-policy-and-priorities/report-minimum-wage-boost-could-reduce-poverty/a62204-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-04-16/budget-policy-and-priorities/report-minimum-wage-boost-could-reduce-poverty/a62204-1 (Read More)]]> Consumer Human Rights/Racial Justice Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Social Justice Women's More High Tech in NM Urged to Avert Another Boom and Bust Mon, 26 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-03-26/consumer-issues/more-high-tech-in-nm-urged-to-avert-another-boom-and-bust/a61951-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-03-26/consumer-issues/more-high-tech-in-nm-urged-to-avert-another-boom-and-bust/a61951-1 (Read More)]]> Consumer Livable Wages/Working Families Mandatory College Application Bill Advances at NM Legislature Mon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-02-05/education/mandatory-college-application-bill-advances-at-nm-legislature/a61273-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-02-05/education/mandatory-college-application-bill-advances-at-nm-legislature/a61273-1 bill is advancing in the Legislature that would require high schools students to apply to at least one two or four-year college before they're allowed to graduate. Exceptions would be made for students who can show they've committed to military service, a vocational program, or work upon graduation in an apprenticeship or internship. ...(Read More)]]> Children's Education Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Youth Battle Looms Over Sandoval County's New Right-to-Work Law Tue, 23 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-01-23/consumer-issues/battle-looms-over-sandoval-countys-new-right-to-work-law/a61135-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2018-01-23/consumer-issues/battle-looms-over-sandoval-countys-new-right-to-work-law/a61135-1 (Read More)]]> Civic Engagement Consumer Livable Wages/Working Families Final Hours for NM Residents to Enroll in ACA for 2018 Thu, 14 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-12-14/health-issues/final-hours-for-nm-residents-to-enroll-in-aca-for-2018/a60629-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-12-14/health-issues/final-hours-for-nm-residents-to-enroll-in-aca-for-2018/a60629-1 (Read More)]]> Consumer Health Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Deadline Nears to Oppose Big Entry Fee Increase at National Parks Mon, 06 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-11-06/environment/deadline-nears-to-oppose-big-entry-fee-increase-at-national-parks/a60143-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-11-06/environment/deadline-nears-to-oppose-big-entry-fee-increase-at-national-parks/a60143-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Environment Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Public Lands/Wilderness NM Kids Struggle for Equal Chance to Succeed Tue, 24 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-10-24/childrens-issues/nm-kids-struggle-for-equal-chance-to-succeed/a59970-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-10-24/childrens-issues/nm-kids-struggle-for-equal-chance-to-succeed/a59970-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Children's Early Childhood Education Education Immigrant Livable Wages/Working Families Youth Evasivo Diploma de College impide poder de ganar dinero a los latinos Wed, 11 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-10-11/education/evasivo-diploma-de-college-impide-poder-de-ganar-dinero-a-los-latinos/a59804-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-10-11/education/evasivo-diploma-de-college-impide-poder-de-ganar-dinero-a-los-latinos/a59804-1 (Read More)]]> Education Family/Father Issues Livable Wages/Working Families Youth Elusive College Diploma Hinders NM Latinos' Earning Power Wed, 11 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-10-11/education/elusive-college-diploma-hinders-nm-latinos-earning-power/a59780-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-10-11/education/elusive-college-diploma-hinders-nm-latinos-earning-power/a59780-1 "Running Faster but Still Behind." It shows Latinos are stuck in the middle, in terms of wages and educational attainment. ...(Read More)]]> Civil Rights Community Issues and Volunteering Education Immigrant Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Will Trump’s NAFTA Scorn Stall NM Economic Surge? Thu, 03 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-08-03/consumer-issues/will-trumps-nafta-scorn-stall-nm-economic-surge/a58815-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-08-03/consumer-issues/will-trumps-nafta-scorn-stall-nm-economic-surge/a58815-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Livable Wages/Working Families Report: NM Ranks 49th in Nation for Children's Well-Being Tue, 13 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-06-13/childrens-issues/report-nm-ranks-49th-in-nation-for-childrens-well-being/a58110-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-06-13/childrens-issues/report-nm-ranks-49th-in-nation-for-childrens-well-being/a58110-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Children's Early Childhood Education Education Family/Father Issues Housing/Homelessness Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Youth Vulnerable NM Families Could Lose Protection Under Financial CHOICE Act Mon, 08 May 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-05-08/budget-policy-and-priorities/vulnerable-nm-families-could-lose-protection-under-financial-choice-act/a57584-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-05-08/budget-policy-and-priorities/vulnerable-nm-families-could-lose-protection-under-financial-choice-act/a57584-1 (Read More)]]> Consumer Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty May Day Protest Plans Build Across NM Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-04-24/civic-engagement/may-day-protest-plans-build-across-nm/a57400-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-04-24/civic-engagement/may-day-protest-plans-build-across-nm/a57400-1 Somos Un Pueblo Unido. ...(Read More)]]> Civic Engagement Community Issues and Volunteering Immigrant Livable Wages/Working Families Rural/Farming Report: NM Makes Progress on Insuring Children, But Poverty Worsening Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-01-17/childrens-issues/report-nm-makes-progress-on-insuring-children-but-poverty-worsening/a55955-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2017-01-17/childrens-issues/report-nm-makes-progress-on-insuring-children-but-poverty-worsening/a55955-1 KidsCount 2016 Databook being released today. The report says 141,000 New Mexico children live in poverty. ...(Read More)]]> Children's Family/Father Issues Health Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Report: TANF Program Failing New Mexico's Low-Income Families Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-12-20/poverty-issues/report-tanf-program-failing-new-mexicos-low-income-families/a55489-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-12-20/poverty-issues/report-tanf-program-failing-new-mexicos-low-income-families/a55489-1 (Read More)]]> Children's Family/Father Issues Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Health Advocates Warn Uninsured Could Double Under Partial ACA Repeal Tue, 13 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-12-13/health-issues/health-advocates-warn-uninsured-could-double-under-partial-aca-repeal/a55375-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-12-13/health-issues/health-advocates-warn-uninsured-could-double-under-partial-aca-repeal/a55375-1 a new report by the Urban Institute. Congressional leaders recently announced plans to introduce a reconciliation bill that would repeal the expansion of Medicaid, as well as the subsidies to help people buy coverage on the marketplace and the individual mandate to buy insurance. ...(Read More)]]> Children's Consumer Health Livable Wages/Working Families Health-Care Providers, Advocates Speak Out Against More Cuts to Medicaid Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-09-20/budget-policy-and-priorities/health-care-providers-advocates-speak-out-against-more-cuts-to-medicaid/a54110-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-09-20/budget-policy-and-priorities/health-care-providers-advocates-speak-out-against-more-cuts-to-medicaid/a54110-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Health Livable Wages/Working Families Report: NM Juvenile Offenders Trapped in “Debtor’s Prison” Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-09-14/juvenile-justice/report-nm-juvenile-offenders-trapped-in-debtors-prison/a54026-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-09-14/juvenile-justice/report-nm-juvenile-offenders-trapped-in-debtors-prison/a54026-1 (Read More)]]> Consumer Criminal Justice Juvenile Justice Livable Wages/Working Families Youth NM Earns D- for Family-Friendly Policies Mon, 08 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-08-08/childrens-issues/nm-earns-d-for-family-friendly-policies/a53453-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-08-08/childrens-issues/nm-earns-d-for-family-friendly-policies/a53453-1 survey because the state has no workplace requirements beyond the federal Family and Medical Leave Act guaranteeing job protection or leave for new or expecting parents. ...(Read More)]]> Children's Consumer Family/Father Issues Livable Wages/Working Families Women's NM Remains Near Bottom in Kids Count Rankings Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-06-22/childrens-issues/nm-remains-near-bottom-in-kids-count-rankings/a52549-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-06-22/childrens-issues/nm-remains-near-bottom-in-kids-count-rankings/a52549-1 2016 Kids Count Data Book. It's the third year in a row that New Mexico has come in next-to-last on the basis of 16 indicators -- covering economic well-being, education, health, family and community. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Children's Early Childhood Education Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Teen Pregnancy Prevention Youth New Mexico Women’s Wages Lag Behind Men Thu, 14 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-04-14/consumer-issues/new-mexico-womens-wages-lag-behind-men/a51403-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-04-14/consumer-issues/new-mexico-womens-wages-lag-behind-men/a51403-1 report out this week said the pay gap in New Mexico costs the average employed woman almost $10,000 a year, as she makes just 78 cents per dollar paid to a man, according to the National Partnership for Women and Families. ...(Read More)]]> Consumer Family/Father Issues Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Women's ‘Quiet’ Recreation on Public Lands Generates $2.8 Billion Fri, 01 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-04-01/environment/quiet-recreation-on-public-lands-generates-2-8-billion/a51197-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-04-01/environment/quiet-recreation-on-public-lands-generates-2-8-billion/a51197-1 study by the Pew Charitable Trusts. ...(Read More)]]> Cultural Resources Environment Livable Wages/Working Families Public Lands/Wilderness New Mexico Residents Rank 44th in Personal Savings Thu, 25 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-02-25/consumer-issues/new-mexico-residents-rank-44th-in-personal-savings/a50569-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-02-25/consumer-issues/new-mexico-residents-rank-44th-in-personal-savings/a50569-1 America Saves Week, and the group is challenging families without savings accounts – which means most of them – to start building a nest egg. ...(Read More)]]> Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Family/Father Issues Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Youth Children’s Advocates Criticize 2017 New Mexico State Budget Tue, 23 Feb 2016 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-02-23/childrens-issues/childrens-advocates-criticize-2017-new-mexico-state-budget/a50521-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-02-23/childrens-issues/childrens-advocates-criticize-2017-new-mexico-state-budget/a50521-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Children's Community Issues and Volunteering Early Childhood Education Education Family/Father Issues Health Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Youth Report: New Mexico Has Highest Rate of Child Poverty Tue, 19 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-01-19/childrens-issues/report-new-mexico-has-highest-rate-of-child-poverty/a49941-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-01-19/childrens-issues/report-new-mexico-has-highest-rate-of-child-poverty/a49941-1 annual KIDS COUNT report. The latest data, released today, shows that of the 16 factors cited, New Mexico kids made gains in a few areas, including a decline in teen births and higher graduation rates. ...(Read More)]]> Youth Poverty Livable Wages/Working Families Hunger/Food/Nutrition Housing/Homelessness Family/Father Issues Education Early Childhood Education Community Issues and Volunteering Children's New Year Brings Work Requirements for NM Food Assistance Tue, 05 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-01-05/hunger-food-nutrition/new-year-brings-work-requirements-for-nm-food-assistance/a49698-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2016-01-05/hunger-food-nutrition/new-year-brings-work-requirements-for-nm-food-assistance/a49698-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Community Issues and Volunteering Consumer Housing/Homelessness Hunger/Food/Nutrition Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Senior New Mexico Wants to Keep Millennials in Its Workforce Wed, 09 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-12-09/education/new-mexico-wants-to-keep-millennials-in-its-workforce/a49332-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-12-09/education/new-mexico-wants-to-keep-millennials-in-its-workforce/a49332-1 (Read More)]]> Education Livable Wages/Working Families New Report: Wealth Gap Expanding in U.S. Fri, 04 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-12-04/social-justice/new-report-wealth-gap-expanding-in-u-s/a49258-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-12-04/social-justice/new-report-wealth-gap-expanding-in-u-s/a49258-1 a report exposing a growing wealth gap between the 400 richest Americans and the rest of the population. Chuck Collins, an heir to the Oscar Mayer fortune who co-authored the report with the Institute for Policy Studies, summarizes what they found. ...(Read More)]]> Campaign Finance Reform/Money in Pol Civic Engagement Health Human Rights/Racial Justice Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Social Justice Study: Bike-Share Programs Work for Sun Belt Cities Mon, 16 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-11-16/health-issues/study-bike-share-programs-work-for-sun-belt-cities/a48972-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-11-16/health-issues/study-bike-share-programs-work-for-sun-belt-cities/a48972-1 Rice's Kinder Institute for Urban Research, says checking out a bike at a nearby kiosk is particularly useful for short trips when people don't want to have to go hunting for a parking space. ...(Read More)]]> Community Issues and Volunteering Consumer Energy Policy Environment Family/Father Issues Health Livable Wages/Working Families Urban Planning/Transportation New Mexico Students Join Campaign for Free College Mon, 09 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-11-09/education/new-mexico-students-join-campaign-for-free-college/a48876-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-11-09/education/new-mexico-students-join-campaign-for-free-college/a48876-1 (Read More)]]> Social Justice Poverty Livable Wages/Working Families Family/Father Issues Education Community Issues and Volunteering Civic Engagement Budget Policy & Priorities Web Platform Exposes Companies Connected to Private Prison Industry Mon, 02 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-11-02/criminal-justice/web-platform-exposes-companies-connected-to-private-prison-industry/a48748-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-11-02/criminal-justice/web-platform-exposes-companies-connected-to-private-prison-industry/a48748-1 (Read More)]]> Campaign Finance Reform/Money in Pol Civic Engagement Criminal Justice Education Family/Father Issues Health Human Rights/Racial Justice Hunger/Food/Nutrition Juvenile Justice Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Social Justice Children's Uninsured Rate at New Low Thu, 29 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-10-29/childrens-issues/childrens-uninsured-rate-at-new-low/a48679-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-10-29/childrens-issues/childrens-uninsured-rate-at-new-low/a48679-1 Georgetown University Center for Children and Families, the rate of uninsured children dropped to a historic low of six percent nationally in 2014, the year the Affordable Care Act (ACA) went into effect. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Children's Consumer Health Livable Wages/Working Families Social Justice Youth EPA Moves to Protect Farmworkers Thu, 01 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-10-01/health-issues/epa-moves-to-protect-farmworkers/a48373-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-10-01/health-issues/epa-moves-to-protect-farmworkers/a48373-1 EPA is updating standards to increase safety and protect the health of America's estimated two million farmworkers from pesticide poisoning. The new rules mean children under the age of 18 will no longer be allowed to handle pesticides, and workers will get safety trainings every year instead of every five years. ...(Read More)]]> Toxics Sustainable Agriculture Livable Wages/Working Families Hunger/Food/Nutrition Health Family/Father Issues Environmental Justice Environment Consumer Children's Equal Pay For Women Still Decades Away Tue, 22 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-09-22/social-justice/equal-pay-for-women-still-decades-away/a48206-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-09-22/social-justice/equal-pay-for-women-still-decades-away/a48206-1 Institute for Women's Policy Research. Study director Jessica Milli says the median income for women working full-time was over $10,000 less than men in 2014. ...(Read More)]]> Civil Rights Family/Father Issues Livable Wages/Working Families Social Justice Women's Honeywell, Sandia, Looking to Hire NM Veterans at Expo Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-08-26/peace/honeywell-sandia-looking-to-hire-nm-veterans-at-expo/a47846-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-08-26/peace/honeywell-sandia-looking-to-hire-nm-veterans-at-expo/a47846-1 New Mexico Veterans Business Expo and Job Fair at the Albuquerque Convention Center. Spokesman Mike Schramski said it's an opportunity for veteran job seekers to connect with employers and also introduce veteran-owned businesses to other contractors and corporations looking for business partnerships. ...(Read More)]]> Peace Livable Wages/Working Families SNAP! It's National Farmers Market Week Thu, 06 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-08-06/sustainable-agriculture/snap-its-national-farmers-market-week/a47577-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-08-06/sustainable-agriculture/snap-its-national-farmers-market-week/a47577-1 (Read More)]]> Sustainable Agriculture Poverty Livable Wages/Working Families Hunger/Food/Nutrition Health Consumer Community Issues and Volunteering Budget Policy & Priorities Bleak to Bright: Future of the Land and Water Conservation Fund Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-07-29/public-lands-wilderness/bleak-to-bright-future-of-the-land-and-water-conservation-fund/a47438-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-07-29/public-lands-wilderness/bleak-to-bright-future-of-the-land-and-water-conservation-fund/a47438-1 (Read More)]]> Public Lands/Wilderness Livable Wages/Working Families More Kids in New Mexico Getting Summer Meals Thu, 04 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-06-04/hunger-food-nutrition/more-kids-in-new-mexico-getting-summer-meals/a46551-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-06-04/hunger-food-nutrition/more-kids-in-new-mexico-getting-summer-meals/a46551-1 new report from the Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) shows about 59,000 children in New Mexico were served a free meal each day last summer, reflecting a 14 percent increase from the year before. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Children's Consumer Education Health Hunger/Food/Nutrition Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Sen. Udall: $12 Minimum Wage Would Help 250,000 New Mexico Workers Thu, 07 May 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-05-07/budget-policy-and-priorities/sen-udall-12-minimum-wage-would-help-250-000-new-mexico-workers/a46112-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-05-07/budget-policy-and-priorities/sen-udall-12-minimum-wage-would-help-250-000-new-mexico-workers/a46112-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Livable Wages/Working Families Poverty Georgetown Jobs Report Ranks NM 34th in U.S. Thu, 02 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-04-02/budget-policy-and-priorities/georgetown-jobs-report-ranks-nm-34th-in-u-s/a45461-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-04-02/budget-policy-and-priorities/georgetown-jobs-report-ranks-nm-34th-in-u-s/a45461-1 report from Georgetown University's Center on Education and the Workforce shows that 37 percent of the online job postings in New Mexico are for positions that require at least a four year college degree. ...(Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Livable Wages/Working Families Youth Mescalero Apache Tribe Gets $5.4 Million USDA Loan for Broadband Expansion Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-03-25/consumer-issues/mescalero-apache-tribe-gets-5-4-million-usda-loan-for-broadband-expansion/a45300-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-03-25/consumer-issues/mescalero-apache-tribe-gets-5-4-million-usda-loan-for-broadband-expansion/a45300-1 (Read More)]]> Consumer Livable Wages/Working Families Media Reform Native American TPP Could Hurt NM Workers, Says Labor Leader Mon, 09 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-03-09/budget-policy-and-priorities/tpp-could-hurt-nm-workers-says-labor-leader/a44988-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-03-09/budget-policy-and-priorities/tpp-could-hurt-nm-workers-says-labor-leader/a44988-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Livable Wages/Working Families ACA Subsidies Case Being Heard by U.S. Supreme Court Tue, 03 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-03-03/health-issues/aca-subsidies-case-being-heard-by-u-s-supreme-court/a44902-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-03-03/health-issues/aca-subsidies-case-being-heard-by-u-s-supreme-court/a44902-1 (Read More)]]> Budget Policy & Priorities Consumer Health Livable Wages/Working Families Social Justice FCC Votes Today on Rules to Regulate Internet Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0700 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-02-26/budget-policy-and-priorities/fcc-votes-today-on-rules-to-regulate-internet/a44816-1 https://www.publicnewsservice.org/2015-02-26/budget-policy-and-priorities/fcc-votes-today-on-rules-to-regulate-internet/a44816-1 considering rules that could regulate the Internet as a utility. ...(Read More)]]> Social Justice Rural/Farming Livable Wages/Working Families Consumer Budget Policy & Priorities