06 Aug Paul Gessing
“We are living on borrowed time and borrowed money as a state and as a nation,” said Rio Grande Foundation President Paul Gessing. He shares his insights into the economic impact of public policy decisions made during the COVID-19 pandemic since March 2020. Click on the links for more information on these and other topics covered on the show:
- RGF achieves success in case of City Councilor who abused travel policy: https://errorsofenchantment.com/victory-albuquerque-city-councilor-reimburses-city-for-travel-costs/
- Why is extending the federal stimulus package problematic? New Mexico Governor Lujan-Grisham complained in her press conference about a lack of Congressional action on “stimulus.”
- New Mexico gross receipts tax revenues are down, but only a little? How is that possible? It has to do with the massive CARES Act spending.
- NM’s PRC goes for 100% renewable energy and battery storage to replace the power generated by the San Juan Generating Station.