Susana Martinez http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Susana Martinez en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Fri, 01 Aug 2014 00:00:01 MDT Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:51:54 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Fire danger, drought spark fireworks concerns in New Mexico, Arizona http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655965/Fire-danger-drought-spark-fireworks-concerns-in-New-Mexico-Arizona.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655965/Fire-danger-drought-spark-fireworks-concerns-in-New-Mexico-Arizona.html The fire season has been relatively mild across the West this year, but officials in New Mexico and Arizona are doing what... Sun, 29 Jun 2014 17:46:21 MDT New Mexico fire threatens communities, grazing lands on Navajo Nation http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655225/New-Mexico-fire-threatens-communities-grazing-lands-on-Navajo-Nation.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655225/New-Mexico-fire-threatens-communities-grazing-lands-on-Navajo-Nation.html A fire that has forced residents of two Native American communities on the Arizona-New Mexico border from their homes and is... Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:41:23 MDT Western GOP leaders told divisiveness on race, gender 'unacceptable' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601768/Western-GOP-leaders-told-divisiveness-on-race-gender-unacceptable.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601768/Western-GOP-leaders-told-divisiveness-on-race-gender-unacceptable.html New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez kicked off the Western Republican Leadership Conference Thursday by advising GOP leaders from... Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:59:28 MDT Some furloughed workers recalled to duty http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640033/Some-furloughed-workers-recalled-to-duty.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640033/Some-furloughed-workers-recalled-to-duty.html In the space of a week, Chris Vaccaro was furloughed from his government post, called back to work and then furloughed again... Wed, 16 Oct 2013 07:06:36 MDT Judge orders bond posted in horse slaughter case http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635523/Judge-orders-bond-posted-in-horse-slaughter-case.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635523/Judge-orders-bond-posted-in-horse-slaughter-case.html A federal magistrate on Thursday ordered animal rights groups that won a temporary ban on domestic horse slaughter to post a... Thu, 08 Aug 2013 15:28:00 MDT Governor Herbert ranked third among governors for job creation http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865582620/Governor-Herbert-ranked-third-among-governors-for-job-creation.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865582620/Governor-Herbert-ranked-third-among-governors-for-job-creation.html Utah’s low jobless rate has raised the profile of the state’s top political leader. A recent report in a national... Wed, 03 Jul 2013 15:57:35 MDT GOP governors endure early trials, gird for 2014 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631228/GOP-governors-endure-early-trials-gird-for-2014.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631228/GOP-governors-endure-early-trials-gird-for-2014.html Mon, 03 Jun 2013 08:10:34 MDT New Mexico wildfires cause evacuations http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631110/New-Mexico-wildfires-cause-evacuations.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631110/New-Mexico-wildfires-cause-evacuations.html Fire crews are battling two wildfires in New Mexico that have scorched thousands of acres, spurred evacuation calls for... Sat, 01 Jun 2013 09:27:12 MDT Fast-moving New Mexico blaze causes evacuations http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631036/Fast-moving-New-Mexico-blaze-causes-evacuations.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631036/Fast-moving-New-Mexico-blaze-causes-evacuations.html As firefighters gained ground Friday on a wildfire in the mountains north of Los Angeles, another blaze flared up in the... Fri, 31 May 2013 15:47:49 MDT Republicans ramp up minority outreach http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621957/Republicans-ramp-up-minority-outreach.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621957/Republicans-ramp-up-minority-outreach.html Republicans are ramping up their recruitment of minority candidates in an effort to combat the demographic trends that helped... Wed, 06 Feb 2013 12:24:17 MST N.M., Nevada governors head GOP Hispanic bid http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621931/NM-Nevada-governors-head-GOP-Hispanic-bid.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765621931/NM-Nevada-governors-head-GOP-Hispanic-bid.html Republican leaders are launching an effort led by Hispanic governors in New Mexico and Nevada in an attempt to make up ground... Tue, 05 Feb 2013 23:38:07 MST Western states look to capitalize on energy boom http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765617298/Western-states-look-to-capitalize-on-energy-boom.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765617298/Western-states-look-to-capitalize-on-energy-boom.html Petroleum producers in southeastern New Mexico are on track to pump out 80 million barrels of oil this year — numbers... Fri, 07 Dec 2012 21:20:00 MST Obama immigration stance locks in Hispanic support http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765613349/Obama-immigration-stance-locks-in-Hispanic-support.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765613349/Obama-immigration-stance-locks-in-Hispanic-support.html Elizabeth Alvisar is exactly the sort of voter Mitt Romney needs. Mon, 22 Oct 2012 09:35:41 MDT GOP hurting its future by ignoring Hispanic votes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765606957/GOP-hurting-its-future-by-ignoring-Hispanic-votes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765606957/GOP-hurting-its-future-by-ignoring-Hispanic-votes.html This presidential race is not over. But for Republicans pondering trends beyond the next election, the most depressing news... Wed, 26 Sep 2012 00:00:00 MDT Obama allies continue to push secret Romney video http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765605233/Obama-allies-continue-to-push-secret-Romney-video.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765605233/Obama-allies-continue-to-push-secret-Romney-video.html President Barack Obama's campaign allies continued to push out an unauthorized video of rival Mitt Romney dismissing the half... Wed, 19 Sep 2012 08:01:53 MDT Mitt Romney refocuses as President Barack Obama decries 'victim' claim http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765605196/Mitt-Romney-refocuses-as-President-Barack-Obama-decries-victim-claim.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765605196/Mitt-Romney-refocuses-as-President-Barack-Obama-decries-victim-claim.html Mitt Romney and Barack Obama are moving the presidential campaign back to familiar ground. Wed, 19 Sep 2012 06:25:40 MDT Mitt Romney vs. Pres. Obama: Real Clear Politics 'poll of polls' shows candidates within 0.1 percent of each other http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865561723/Mitt-Romney-vs-Pres-Obama-Real-Clear-Politics-poll-of-polls-shows-candidates-within-01-percent.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865561723/Mitt-Romney-vs-Pres-Obama-Real-Clear-Politics-poll-of-polls-shows-candidates-within-01-percent.html After last week's Republican National Convention — and before the Democrats' convention kicks off Tuesday — each... Tue, 04 Sep 2012 07:58:15 MDT GOP minorities win seats, but party struggles http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865561603/GOP-minorities-win-seats-but-party-struggles.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865561603/GOP-minorities-win-seats-but-party-struggles.html Republicans struggle to attract minorities but are doing remarkably well getting minorities in office. Four out of five... Fri, 31 Aug 2012 16:26:58 MDT GOP speech puts New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez in national spotlight http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765600345/GOP-speech-puts-New-Mexico-Gov-Susana-Martinez-in-national-spotlight.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765600345/GOP-speech-puts-New-Mexico-Gov-Susana-Martinez-in-national-spotlight.html New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez used her debut on the national political stage to offer a message of hope and opportunity. Wed, 29 Aug 2012 21:23:47 MDT Revised schedule for the Republican National Convention (EDT) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599628/Revised-schedule-for-the-Republican-National-Convention-EDT.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599628/Revised-schedule-for-the-Republican-National-Convention-EDT.html Mon, 27 Aug 2012 10:29:08 MDT Mitt Romney turns to Ohio amid series of distractions http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599279/Mitt-Romney-turns-to-Ohio-amid-series-of-distractions.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599279/Mitt-Romney-turns-to-Ohio-amid-series-of-distractions.html Republican presidential contender Mitt Romney declared Saturday that "women need our help" as he promised to promote... Sat, 25 Aug 2012 10:32:28 MDT Mia Love gets prime speaking slot at GOP convention; U.S. Chamber of Commerce endorses Rep. Jim Matheson http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865560990/Mia-Love-gets-prime-speaking-slot-at-GOP-convention-US-Chamber-of-Commerce-endorses-Rep-Jim.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865560990/Mia-Love-gets-prime-speaking-slot-at-GOP-convention-US-Chamber-of-Commerce-endorses-Rep-Jim.html Fourth District congressional candidate Mia Love will speak at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla. Tue, 21 Aug 2012 09:00:00 MDT McCain, Haley among first announced for GOP confab http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765594964/McCain-Haley-among-first-announced-for-GOP-confab.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765594964/McCain-Haley-among-first-announced-for-GOP-confab.html A trio of female firsts and three former GOP presidential contenders are among the first speakers disclosed for August's... Mon, 06 Aug 2012 09:22:37 MDT Ann Romney says Mitt considering a woman for vice president slot http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765588053/Ann-Romney-says-Mitt-considering-a-woman-for-vice-president-slot.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765588053/Ann-Romney-says-Mitt-considering-a-woman-for-vice-president-slot.html Mitt Romney's wife has confirmed a tidbit about the vice presidential search process her husband largely has been keeping... Thu, 05 Jul 2012 14:28:15 MDT For parts of the nation, a fireworks-free Fourth http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765587101/For-parts-of-the-nation-a-fireworks-free-Fourth.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765587101/For-parts-of-the-nation-a-fireworks-free-Fourth.html Drought and wildfire fears are snuffing out some Fourth of July festivities this year. Sat, 30 Jun 2012 11:16:19 MDT 4 states want to stop Medicaid expansion http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765587009/4-states-want-to-stop-Medicaid-expansion.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765587009/4-states-want-to-stop-Medicaid-expansion.html Fri, 29 Jun 2012 19:28:25 MDT Wildfire smoke smudges skies above Cheyenne http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765582892/Wildfire-smoke-smudges-skies-above-Cheyenne.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765582892/Wildfire-smoke-smudges-skies-above-Cheyenne.html Smoke from a massive wildfire in northern Colorado was blowing into southeast Wyoming and smudging the skies above Cheyenne... Wed, 13 Jun 2012 11:23:23 MDT More than 200 structures burned in New Mexico http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765582871/More-than-200-structures-burned-in-New-Mexico.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765582871/More-than-200-structures-burned-in-New-Mexico.html Jan Gueswel describes a harrowing escape from her Colorado mountain home: flames stretching 200 feet into the air towering... Wed, 13 Jun 2012 08:40:28 MDT Smoke from wildfire 60 miles away blankets Denver http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765582641/Smoke-from-wildfire-60-miles-away-blankets-Denver.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765582641/Smoke-from-wildfire-60-miles-away-blankets-Denver.html A northern Colorado wildfire 60 miles away wrapped Denver in a pungent cloud of smoke for several hours Tuesday and... Tue, 12 Jun 2012 16:14:31 MDT Governor declares emergency due to New Mexico wildfire http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765582603/Governor-declares-emergency-due-to-New-Mexico-wildfire.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765582603/Governor-declares-emergency-due-to-New-Mexico-wildfire.html Gov. Susana Martinez has declared a state of emergency in southern New Mexico's Lincoln County, where firefighters are... Tue, 12 Jun 2012 11:17:07 MDT