Susana Martinez

NM governor says grandparents came to US illegally

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez, who has drawn national attention and criticism from immigrant advocacy groups for trying to stop illegal immigrants from getting... Read more »

Sept. 8, 2011

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NM Legislature focuses on redistricting in session

The Legislature convened Tuesday for a special session and immediately focused on the politically charged task of redistricting, which will influence elections and... Read more »

Sept. 6, 2011

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Immigrant rights groups protest NM special session

Chanting "Jesus was an immigrant," advocates greeted state lawmakers Tuesday as they returned for a special session that could consider a proposed repeal of a law that... Read more »

Sept. 6, 2011

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Recusal of NM regulators sought in emissions case

An environmental group is asking that three New Mexico regulators recuse themselves from the debate over whether the state should uphold its rules for managing... Read more »

Sept. 1, 2011

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Court asked to stop immigrant license checks in NM

Four state legislators and a Silver City woman asked a judge Wednesday to stop Gov. Susana Martinez's administration from trying to verify whether immigrants who... Read more »

Aug. 24, 2011

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New Mexico hero who saved girl says he's illegal

The man who chased down a suspected child abductor and saved a 6-year-old girl from what could have been a horrible fate will be honored as a hero Friday. But he is... Read more »

Aug. 19, 2011

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