I’ll be discussing our recently-released local tax burden study with a particular focus on tax lightning and property tax burdens. Airtimes include: Tuesday, Dec 1st at 1:30am Thursday, Dec 3rd at 1:30am Friday, Dec 4th at 11:00am Saturday, Dec 5th at 1:30am The segment will last about 15 minutes if you choose to record the […]
After a week off visiting RGF co-founder and former president Harry Messenheimer in Hawaii (The Big Island) I’m back in the blogosphere. I know, someone has to do it! Having just flown to Hawaii and back, the opinion piece in today’s Albuquerque Journal from my friend Marita Noon at the Citizens Alliance for Responsible Energy […]
In case you missed it, New Mexico should take a cue from Louisiana of all places.
The headline is pretty self-explanatory, so here is the article. If you have been living under a rock and don’t know about Obama’s phantom Congressional districts and our role in exposing them, check out the story here. If you want to support and continue these efforts, click here.
If you’ve been listening to the news recently, you probably heard of the controversy regarding the recommendations of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force relating to mammograms. The gist of the recommendations was to state that women in their 40s no longer need to have annual mammograms. So far, so good. But the story behind […]
I’m positively shocked that Governor Richardson has been a long time friend of the Hool brothers who are behind the Santa Fe Studios. The project, which I wrote about a few months ago, is being subsidized to the tune of $10 million by state taxpayers with taxpayers in Santa Fe County chipping in another $6 […]
Sometimes I am a bit jealous of liberals. The Rio Grande Foundation is one of the leanest and most effective organizations around. Just google our name and read through the reams of news articles and data and understand that our budget is sub-$500,000. Then there is left-wing billionaire George Soros with a net worth of […]
I am not making this up. See my new report at New Mexico Watchdog. The Obama Administration is claiming to have created jobs and spent tens of millions of dollars in ten New Mexico Congressional districts that do not exist. I repeat: I am not making this up. Read for yourself.
New Mexico’s free market think tank, the Rio Grande Foundation, has made public on its website a revised and updated tool for families to calculate their property and gross receipts tax burdens in New Mexico’s 10 largest cities. Using publicly-available property tax and gross receipts tax (GRT) data for each city with a population of […]