Legislators Rush To Close Deals On Spending, Tax Cuts, Crime

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico’s Democrat-led Legislature forged ahead Wednesday toward final votes on a record-setting state budget increase, election-year tax cuts and a suite of crime-fighting initiatives, during the final hours of a 30-day legislative session. A six-member negotiating committee of House and Senate legislators put final touches on a plan to […]