By Joe Romm on April 11, 2014
Two new studies confirm climate change is drying the U.S. Southwest -- and nearly a third of the world's land faces drying from rising greenhouse gases.
By Mike Rivera on April 8, 2014
Despite a press release saying he is in favor of equal pay, Steve Pearce (R-NM) has either voted against or abstained from voting on any equal pay measures in the House.
By Ari Phillips on January 14, 2014
A new study by the EPA finds there's still time to clean up the huge underground plume before most of the city's drinking water is contaminated.
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By Zack Ford on December 19, 2013
The New Mexico Supreme Court has ruled that same-sex marriage is legal, making it the 17th marriage equality state.
By Aviva Shen on December 2, 2013
Carol Lester says the privately-run prison denied her medical care and then stuck her in solitary confinement after she complained about it.
By Kiley Kroh on November 23, 2013
“They have essentially gutted the renewable portfolio standard.”
By Tara Culp-Ressler on November 21, 2013
Albuquerque voters rejected a proposed 20-week ban this week, a move that's leading abortion opponents to admit they may need to adjust some of their controversial tactics.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on November 20, 2013
In a closely-watched fight over abortion rights, Albuquerque residents resoundingly rejected a measure that would have outlawed later abortions.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on November 19, 2013
“This is something that’s going to impact the whole country,” women's health advocates are warning.
All eyes are on New Mexico -- and for good reason. Here's how Albuquerque's abortion fight could end up having huge implications for women across the country.