New Mexico - Coronavirus Press Clips Archive

Many unanswered questions for New Mexico on jobless aid

Santa Fe New Mexican - 8/11/2020

With low positivity rate, New Mexico remains an island

Santa Fe New Mexican - 8/9/2020

New Mexico economic data better than expected amid pandemic

Santa Fe New Mexican - 8/8/2020

Tax holiday is this weekend in chaos of 2020

ABQJournal Online - 8/6/2020

New Mexico launches loan fund for small businesses

Santa Fe New Mexican - 8/5/2020

Governor rejects legislators' criticisms on pandemic spending

Santa Fe New Mexican - 8/4/2020

Experts paint grim picture of New Mexico's economy

Santa Fe New Mexican - 8/4/2020

July

Gov.: State's pandemic restrictions will remain in place another month

Santa Fe New Mexican - 7/30/2020

New Mexico school districts sue state over practice of diverting federal aid

Santa Fe New Mexican - 7/29/2020

State to scrutinize local COVID enforcement as part of aid decisions

Santa Fe New Mexican - 7/29/2020

Lujan Grisham to announce $50M for small-business grants

Santa Fe New Mexican - 7/25/2020

New Mexico governor opts for online start to the school year

Associated Press – 7/23/2020

Study: More money likely needed for universal health care

Santa Fe New Mexican - 7/20/2020

Lujan Grisham, legislators wrestle for control in pandemic spending debate

Santa Fe New Mexican - 7/19/2020

New Mexico universities struggle under weight of pandemic

Santa Fe New Mexican - 7/16/2020

New Mexico faces projected $991M deficit in fiscal year 2022

Santa Fe New Mexican - 7/16/2020

Study: More money likely needed for universal health care

Santa Fe New Mexican - 7/20/2020

Lujan Grisham, legislators wrestle for control in pandemic spending debate

Santa Fe New Mexican - 7/19/2020

New Mexico universities struggle under weight of pandemic

Santa Fe New Mexican - 7/16/2020

New Mexico faces projected $991M deficit in fiscal year 2022

Santa Fe New Mexican - 7/16/2020

New Mexico cities, counties may seek $150 million in federal coronavirus aid

Santa Fe New Mexican - 7/16/2020

New Mexico lawmakers urge caution amid deep financial hole
Associated Press – 7/14/2020

Lottery scholarship fund expected to get $5M less due to decrease in sales

Santa Fe New Mexican - 7/11/2020

Governor's vetoes could cost New Mexico tribes some funding

Associated Press – 7/8/2020

State spending under scrutiny as pandemic takes toll on budget

Santa Fe New Mexican - 7/5/2020

Governor's virus relief fund receives $250,000 donation

Santa Fe New Mexican - 7/3/2020

June

Governor signs revised budget, vetoes items

Santa Fe New Mexican - 6/30/2020

Governor Signs Budget Solvency Plan, Vetos Some Cuts
Associated Press – 6/30/2020

Governor signs tax relief legislation

Santa Fe New Mexican - 6/29/2020

Governor signs voting, civil rights bills

Santa Fe New Mexican - 6/26/2020

New Mexico slowly filling shortage of COVID-19 tracing workers

Santa Fe New Mexican - 6/25/2020

Governor, health officials say coronavirus cases rising; state may pause reopening process

Santa Fe New Mexican - 6/25/2020

House passes police body camera requirement; session ends

Santa Fe New Mexican - 6/22/2020

Lawmakers paint grim picture for January legislative session

Santa Fe New Mexican - 6/22/2020

New Mexico Legislature sends $7B solvency bill to governor

Santa Fe New Mexican - 6/21/2020

Senate passes budget fixes

Santa Fe New Mexican - 6/20/2020

Legislators wrestle with public education funding

Santa Fe New Mexican - 6/19/2020

Senate committee moves small-business relief bill to the floor

Santa Fe New Mexican - 6/19/2020

Legislators weigh smaller raises, less spending to balance budget

Santa Fe New Mexican - 6/18/2020

Pandemic looms over New Mexico Legislature, state finances

Associated Press – 6/18/2020

Governor announces wide-ranging agenda for session

Santa Fe New Mexican - 6/17/2020

State Supreme Court denies petition to open special session to public

Santa Fe New Mexican - 6/17/2020

GOP lawmakers advocate different approach on budget fix

Santa Fe New Mexican - 6/16/2020

New Mexico delegates, officials press for plugging oil wells

Associated Press – 6/13/2020

Legislature closes Capitol to public for budget rewrite

Associated Press – 6/9/2020

New Mexico state government income faltered in March

Associated Press – 6/8/2020

Financial crisis looms over New Mexico cities, counties

Associated Press – 6/8/2020

Medicaid rolls swell in New Mexico amid economic turmoil

Associated Press – 6/8/2020

Special session bill would aim to help small businesses, tenants

Santa Fe New Mexican - 6/4/2020

May April

Some restrictions to lift, governor announces

Santa Fe New Mexican - 4/30/2020

High-profile budget items could be cut amid New Mexico's economic downturn

Santa Fe New Mexican - 4/29/2020

Off track: New Mexico's horse racing industry struggles amid shutdown

Santa Fe New Mexican - 4/29/2020

New Mexico's finance chief stepping down

Santa Fe New Mexican - 4/28/2020

Republicans clash with Governor's Office on reopening businesses

Santa Fe New Mexican - 4/28/2020

Citing crisis, government agencies in New Mexico spend feverishly

Santa Fe New Mexican - 4/23/2020

Governor: Be hopeful ” but not complacent in battle against coronavirus

Santa Fe New Mexican - 4/23/2020

New Mexico Public Education Department directed to stop diverting federal school aid

Santa Fe New Mexican - 4/18/2020

Democratic lawmaker calls for spring special session

Santa Fe New Mexican - 4/16/2020

New Mexico launches emergency loan fund for medium-sized businesses

Santa Fe New Mexican - 4/13/2020

Governor: Rise in virus cases reveals community spread

Santa Fe New Mexican - 4/10/2020

New Mexico lawmaker: Special session and tough choices ahead

Associated Press – 4/6/2020

Special education via distance learning creates an additional challenge

Santa Fe New Mexican - 4/4/2020

Unemployment filings remain sky high in New Mexico

Santa Fe New Mexican - 4/4/2020

New Mexico State Land Office proposes oil well pauses without penalty during crisis

Santa Fe New Mexican - 4/3/2020

Coronavirus complicates efforts to aid census count in New Mexico

Santa Fe New Mexican - 4/2/2020

March

New Mexico's public schools to remain closed for semester

Santa Fe New Mexican - 3/31/2020

Legislators: New Mexico faces up to $2 billion budget hole

Santa Fe New Mexican - 3/30/2020

Stimulus bill will help many in New Mexico, Heinrich says

Santa Fe New Mexican - 3/26/2020

New Mexico saw a record 17,000 unemployment claims last week

Santa Fe New Mexican - 3/26/2020

New Mexico directs $100 million for businesses during virus fallout

Santa Fe New Mexican - 3/25/2020

Court postpones hearing in state education lawsuit

Santa Fe New Mexican - 3/24/2020

Officials worry where plummeting price of oil will leave New Mexico

Santa Fe New Mexican - 3/21/2020

Budget chief: New Mexico working on contingency plans

Santa Fe New Mexican - 3/20/2020

Special session likely as economic fallout hits New Mexico

Santa Fe New Mexican - 3/20/2020

Governor spars with Trump over resources to battle COVID-19

Santa Fe New Mexican - 3/16/2020

Governor authorizes $3.25 million in emergency funding

Santa Fe New Mexican - 3/16/2020

NM public schools to close for three weeks

Albuquerque Journal – 3/12/2020

New Mexico Plans Surveillance for COVID-19 at Nursing Homes

Associated Press – 3/11/2020

Gov. signs budget, axes $110M in projects

Albuquerque Journal – 3/11/2020

New Mexico governor signs budget amid coronavirus worries

Associated Press – 3/11/2020

Governor vetoes spending on oil price, coronavirus concerns

Associated Press – 3/9/2020

Schools in New Mexico prepared to close in event of outbreak

Santa Fe New Mexican - 3/2/2020