Debate over bonding bill begins again in New Mexico

Preston, Darrell
May 1999
Bond Buyer;05/05/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30634, p5
Trade Publication
Focuses on the resumption of New Mexico legislators' debate over a $90 million annual bonding bill to fund state and local projects in a special session called to solve budget and spending issues. Democratic-controlled Legislature's disputes with Republican Governor Gary Johnson over the state's spending plan for the fiscal year starting July 1, 1999.


Related Articles

  • New Mexico governor may reject budget, but still supports bond plans. Preston, Darrell // Bond Buyer;03/05/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30344, p36 

    Reports on New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson's plans to call for a special congressional session for the state's budget, after claiming that lawmakers act irresponsively in putting the budget. Johnson's plans to veto the legislature's budget proposal; Other unfinished legislation to be included...

  • New Mexico forges ahead on welfare. Tweedie, Jack // State Legislatures;May98, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p14 

    Details the efforts of New Mexico Legislature and Governor Gary Johnson to reform the state's welfare program. Information on PROGRESS, a welfare reform plan implemented by Johnson; Opposition of legislators and welfare recipients on the plan; Provisions of the New Mexico Work Act. INSET:...

  • Bond issuance for road repair given green light by New Mexico governor. Preston, Darrell // Bond Buyer;03/13/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30350, p30 

    Reports on New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson's approval of most major bond initiatives in the Legislature. Failure to resolve the state budget issue; Approval of a$3.1 billion general fund budget; Projects to be financed from the bond issues.

  • Gary Johnson Throws a Party: The former New Mexico governor becomes a Libertarian, and perhaps a spoiler. Antle III, W. James // American Conservative;Mar2012, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p19 

    The article presents information on former New Mexico governor Gary E. Johnson, who is now contesting to win the Libertarian Party's (LP) presidential nomination. It is stated that Johnson is a fiscal conservative, but he supports gay marriage, open immigration, and legal abortion. It is...

  • Gary Johnson Candidate Profile.  // Hit & Run;10/30/2011, p8 

    The article profiles Gary Johnson, a Republican presidential candidate for the 2012 U.S. election. He was born on January 1, 1953 and he established the construction firm Big-J Enterprises in 1976. He become the Republican governor of New Mexico in 1995. He advocates a balanced federal budget...

  • New Mexico governor criticized for health care vetoes.  // Primary Care Weekly;05/19/97, Vol. 3 Issue 20, p8 

    Focuses on criticisms laid on New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson for vetoing a bill intended to provide protection for managed care enrollees. Grievance procedure requirements; Prohibition on gag rules against physicians; Raising of insurance premiums.

  • New Mexico enacts major anti-fraud legislation.  // Insurance Advocate;03/28/98, Vol. 109 Issue 13, p20 

    Reports on the signing of a law by New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson to combat insurance fraud. Provisions of the law; Benefits of the law; Information on the authority gained by the insurance department.

  • An Interview with Governor Gary Johnson on What He Would Do as President. Baucom, David // Objective Standard: A Journal of Culture & Politics;Fall2011, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p56 

    An interview with Gary Johnson, former governor of New Mexico, who is a presidential candidate in the U.S. election in 2012 is presented. He shares his views on the proper role of government and on what he would do if elected commander in chief. He believes that cutting 43 percent of public...

  • Gary Johnson (And His Neighbor's Dogs) Might be Having a Moment. Steigerwald, Lucy // Hit & Run;9/18/2011, p30 

    The article reports on the presidential campaign of New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson. Johnson proposes several measures to reduce the federal budget deficit by 43 percent, including the abolition of the Department of Education, withdrawal of troops from all countries, and rebooting the federal...

  • Gary Who? HORWATH, JUSTIN // Santa Fe Reporter;10/24/2012, Vol. 39 Issue 43, p12 

    The article reports on the presidential campaign of former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson for the November 6, 2012 U.S. election. Johnson faces challenges in terms of fundraising, media recognition and ballot access. His campaign proposes reduction in federal funding, abolition of the Internal...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics