Steve Pearce is the Chairman of the Republican Party of NM. He served as the U.S. Representative for New Mexico's 2nd congressional district from 2003 to 2009 and from 2011 to 2019.  He offers his insights on how the public policy decisions made during the...

Rio Grande Foundation President, Paul Gessing, reviews the 55th Legislative session from the perspective of liberty, prosperity, and opportunity for all New Mexicans. He also comments on education, the federal stimulus package, and challenges the New Mexico oil and gas industry will face under the...

Steve McKee said, “Words have become a weapon in the spiritual war, and certainly in political terms. The words chosen by the political class are extremely intentional. We don’t even realize we are not listening." Steve is the Co-Founder of McKee Wallwork and Company. The...

The Albuquerque Public Schools Board of Education voted 6-1 on Wednesday, February 17, to finish the school year with virtual learning. https://www.abqjournal.com/2361180/aps-schools-to-decide-on-in-person-students.html. Paul Gessing, President of the Rio Grande Foundation, has plenty to say about this decision. Paul also summarizes the legislation currently under consideration by...

Rio Grande Foundation President Paul Gessing and Intern Clint Pagurko anticipate the policy proposals to be considered during the upcoming 60-day session of the New Mexico Legislature. These are some of the topics Paul and Clint cover for us on the show today: Paul’s ABQ...

Right To Life Committee of New Mexico (RTLCNM) is on the front lines daily fighting for the rights of the "voiceless."  Executive Director Ethel Maharg reminds us what is happening to our unborn children, the disabled, and the aged is wrong - morally and spiritually....

Paul Gessing is the President of the Rio Grande Foundation. He reviews the politics of 2020 and the public policy decisions made during a most unusual year in New Mexico. The Rio Grande Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable, tax-exempt, non-profit economic policy think tank located in...

Paul Gessing is the President of  The Rio Grande Foundation. He helps us navigate the constantly changing political landscape in New Mexico with sound research and monthly updates on ABQ Connect. Weekly email updates from The Rio Grande Foundation are available FREE of charge by...

The Rio Grande Foundation relentlessly researches political, economic, and public policy decisions that affect all New Mexicans.  President Paul Gessing and his staff inform citizens of the importance of individual freedom, limited government, and economic opportunity through their website https://riograndefoundation.org/, and blog at https://errorsofenchantment.com/. These...