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...

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Connection Communications Director Chip Lusko checks in from the National Religious Broadcasters Association Media Conference in Grapevine, Texas. Chip said, "Former Secretary of State and Head of the CIA Mike Pompeo will be speaking here." Author Joel Rosenberg and his new book, "Enemies and Allies,"...

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 New Mexico Business Coalition (NMBC) is a nonpartisan voice for business owners, employees, and individuals in New Mexico. Created and staffed by native New Mexicans. Founder and President Carla Sonntag said, "We have lost over 2000 businesses and 60,000 jobs. I believe our state...

"The markets do not care who is in power that much politically. What they care about is the economy," according to John Moore Associates, Certified Financial Planner Brian Cochran. Brian shares the market's positive outlook on the possibility that "higher risk" Americans could be vaccinated...

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...