Headlines Tagged with New Mexico — 869 headlines found
A proposal to temporarily shore up the state's lottery-funded college scholarship program would end the flow of tobacco settlement payments into a 12-year-old state trust fund ... Senators on Tuesday voted 40-0 for a measure that would use 25 percent of
Mar 9, 2013 Albuquerque Journal
added Mar 10, 2013 12:32
The Santa Fe County Housing Authority Board last month adopted a policy prohibiting smoking inside all units and public spaces at its three housing sites: Camino Jacobo, Valle Vista and Santa Cruz.
Jul 17, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 17, 2012 06:50
[New Mexico] GOLDMAN: Their View: Global warming deniers same as those who argue tobacco is good for your health
Fact is, Representative Pearce is beginning to look like some North Carolina congressman still insisting that tobacco is harmless to smokers.
Jul 8, 2012 Silver City (NM) Sun-News
added Jul 8, 2012 13:14
Senate Bill 318 would modify the Dee Johnson Clean Indoor Air Act so that where smokers can’t smoke indoors in public. If it passes, e-cig users wouldn’t be able to vape.
Mar 3, 2017 KOB-TV Channel 4 (Albuquerque, NM)
added Mar 4, 2017 15:31
While this is being posited as a “public health” measure, it is in fact a money grab, the effect of which would be antithetical to both public health and New Mexico’s budgetary needs.
Dec 2, 2014 Santa Fe (NM) New Mexican
added Dec 4, 2014 06:36
Santa Ana Star Casino has taken new steps to prevent smoke from bothering some patrons by installing floor-to-ceiling glass panels around its non-smoking gaming area. The area covers an 11,000-square-foot space containing 250 slot machines, which the cas
Jul 1, 2014 New Mexico Business Weekly
added Jul 1, 2014 12:25
[New Mexico] Dona Ana County Legislators Express Serious Reservation About Gary Carruthers for NMSU President (PDF)
“As elected officials, we must express serious reservations regarding the consideration of Garrey Carruthers as the next President of New Mexico State University. We are very troubled by recent information that for five years Mr. Carruthers was the Chair
May 2, 2013 Las Cruces (NM) Sun-News
added May 4, 2013 11:57
Four Las Cruces state representatives have "serious reservations" about New Mexico State University presidential candidate Garrey Carruthers due to his work for a tobacco-backed group and his climate change views. The four representatives -- Rep. Phillip
May 3, 2013 Las Cruces (NM) Sun-News
added May 4, 2013 11:52
Carruthers, Republican governor of New Mexico from 1987 to 1990 and currently one of five finalists for the presidency of New Mexico State University ... Carruthers, 73, downplayed his role as the public head of TASSC and distanced himself from Philip Mo
May 2, 2013 Albuquerque Journal
added May 3, 2013 01:41
Gov. Susana Martinez’s decision to strike down a proposed cash infusion into New Mexico’s tobacco settlement fund has left some anti-cancer advocates steamed. During this year’s legislative session, lawmakers voted to use the tobacco fund as a money sour
Apr 9, 2013 Albuquerque Journal
added Apr 10, 2013 14:38