09 Nov Paul Gessing
Rio Grande Foundation President Paul Gessing talks about early voting and the following topics with links for detailed information:
- Expanded early voting has begun. Go vote! Paul did, and there was no line.
- Information about school board candidates: https://www.aps.edu/about-us/board/school-board-member-elections.
- Information about Albuquerque City Election: https://www.cabq.gov/vote/candidate-information/2021-candidates.
- Why are you against taxpayer funding for the United Stadium? All the ads say it will not increase our taxes.
- Have you heard a solid plan from any of the Mayoral Candidates about reducing crime in Albuquerque?
- MLG extends the indoor mask mandate through November 12. https://www.abqjournal.com/2438008/nm-face-mask-mandate-extended-until-mid-november.html.
- David Scrase said masks could be mandated for 2-3 more years. https://errorsofenchantment.com/mlgs-top-health-advisor-masking-indoors-could-last-2-3-more-years/.
- Only six states, including NM, currently have universal mask mandates: WA, OR, HI, NM, IL, and LA https://errorsofenchantment.com/a-vast-majority-of-states-do-not-mandate-masks-indoors/.
- Will MLG mandate vaccines for Lobo/Aggie basketball games? https://errorsofenchantment.com/will-mlg-mandate-vaccines-for-lobo-aggie-basketball-fans/
- More Americans have now died from COVID under Biden than under Trump; Dr. Michael Oterholm, Biden’s former COVID advisor, says, “We’ve ascribed far too much human authority over the virus.”
- New Mexico State Fair attendance for years 2018-2021: How does the rest of the State feel about the NEW MEXICO STATE FAIR?
- Oil, natural gas prices skyrocket. Rumors of coal’s death are greatly exaggerated with prices up 318% on the year + NM’s impending energy crisis? The UK decides to build 16 modular nuclear reactors: https://errorsofenchantment.com/rumors-of-coals-death-are-greatly-exaggerated/. https://www.theguardian.com/business/2021/oct/15/uk-poised-to-confirm-funding-for-mini-nuclear-reactors-for-green-energy. https://errorsofenchantment.com/europe-concerned-over-energy-crisis-haaland-pursues-limits-on-fossil-fuel-extraction/.
- CRT-laden social studies standards put forth by PED (comments needed), PED secretary claims NM needs to double teacher salaries to make them competitive: https://oaknm.org/updates/double-teacher-salaries/.
- Does the PED have any accountability for what they do (don’t do)?
- Let’s take a sample of the past ten years. Where does New Mexico rank in Education and childhood welfare?