New Mexico Business Coalition Founder and President Carla Sonntag said, "This coming Thursday, October 7, 2021, the NMBC will be hosting a BASH (Business and Social Hour) from 5:30-7:30 PM, and we hope you will join us. John Tamny, the keynote speaker, is the political economy...

Rio Grande Foundation President Paul Gessing brings us up to date on New Mexico’s public policy and politics affecting education and the economy.  Follow the links below for more background information on each topic: 1. Kids Count 2021: the data are sound, but the spin is...

Rio Grande Foundation President, Paul Gessing, reviews the following topics with us on this episode: (Click on the links for detailed information) Guilty verdict in the Chauvin trial. Is NM really "following the science" on COVID? https://errorsofenchantment.com/is-new-mexico-really-following-the-science-on-covid/. Speaking of COVID, we were right early on...

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...

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...

Marty Saiz is preparing to release his new book called "Game for the Ages: History on the Court." The book focuses on the history of boys' basketball in New Mexico. His work owning a State Farm Insurance Agency has allowed him to grow into the...

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...

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...