Say, “No!” to Fracking Water Rules Change

This week, May 13-17, 2024, is the public hearing on proposed rules changes for the allowable uses of produced water, i. e., the poisoned water from fracking operations, in New Mexico.  The Water Quality Control Commission is taking oral public comment on Thursday, May 16, 2024Sign up to speak or submit written comments by e-mail:  pamela.jones@env.nm.gov.  You may also try 505-660-4305 to get information.  It is unclear if the general public may speak at other times.  Location is New Mexico State Capitol, ¿Room 317 or Room 321? (different venues published by the state), 411 S. Capitol Street, Santa Fe.

Webcast:  https://nmed-oit.webex.com/nmed-oit/j.php?MTID=me5f46b2f4f68d125f91be833cebefe78

Meeting Number: 2632 974 3200
Password: 5VvVH678gmP

Telephone:
+1-415-655-0001 US Toll                                                           Access Code: 2632 974 3200

 

 

CONVENTION Call-in, log-in INFO

Saturday, May 4 · 14:00 – 16:00
Time zone: America/Denver

Dial-in number: (412) 924-7145
Access code: 684826

Online meeting link: https://join.freeconferencecall.com/greenpartyofnm
Online meeting ID: greenpartyofnm

Instructions: At the scheduled date and time, dial in to the conference. When prompted, enter the access code followed by pound or hash (#). To join the video and screen sharing session, click the online meeting link.

2024 GPNM Convention & Annual Meeting

The 2024 Green Party of New Mexico Convention and Annual Meeting will be Saturday, May 4, 2:00 p. m., in the Community Room of the Oliver LaFarge Branch Library, 1730 Llano Street, Santa Fe 87505.  Information for remote participation will be provided at a later date.  Candidates for Public Office, Presidential Delegate Distribution, Presidential Electors, GPNM Officer Elections.  If you wish to run for public office in 2024, please contact us (info@greenpartyofnm.org and secretary@greenpartyofnm.org) by April 27, 2024.  If you wish to be an at-large delegate to the convention, please contact us by April 30th.

Tom Wakely for U. S. Senate

Tom Wakely, a Deming Green, is running for U. S. Senate.  Tom is a long-time peace activist, willing to ask hard questions of the major parties, and challenge the corporate duopoly.  Please sign the electronic petition if you are a registered voter in New Mexico. After voter verification, select by position (U. S. Senate), party (Green), or name (Thomas John Wakely).

It is a huge task to get minor party and independent candidates on the ballot in New Mexico.  You can further help by sharing the link as widely as you can to registered voters in New Mexico:

https://www.electronicpetitions.elections.sos.nm.gov/petition

Learn more about Tom at his web site http://tomwakely.green.

25 Years of WIPP

March 26, 1999 is the date that the first shipment of transuranic waste was delivered to the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) in southeastern New Mexico. Instead of beginning the closure of the pilot plant, the Department of Energy wants to keep it open and expand it over the coming decades.

Learn more history and what is being done to stop the expansion of nuclear waste storage in New Mexico from these groups: Los Alamos Study Group, Concerned Citizens for Nuclear Safety, Stop Forever WIPP.

Green Candidates Stein and Sherman in Free & Equal Debate, Feb 29

Thursday, February 29th at 6 PM MSTLIVESTREAM ON RUMBLE and PACIFICA NETWORK

 

The Independent Presidential Debate airs LIVE in NYC at the Chelsea Television Studios and is hosted by the Free & Equal Elections Foundation.

2024 Legislative Session Pt. 2

Please contact members of the Senate Rules Committee and ask for the following:

1) put SM 6 (Israel Ceasefire) on the agenda and pass it;
2) vote for SJR 7 (Independent Redistricting Committee, CA) (on schedule for Feb 7th).
katy.duhigg@nmlegis.gov, leo.jaramillo@nmlegis.gov, greg.nibert@nmlegis.gov,
greg.baca@nmlegis.gov, linda.lopez@nmlegis.gov, brenda.mckenna@nmlegis.gov,
mark.moores@nmlegis.gov, jortizyp@msn.com, cliff.pirtle@nmlegis.gov,
lstefanics@msn.com, mimi.stewart@nmlegis.gov

Please contact members of the House Judiciary Committee and ask for the following:

1) put HM 8 (Ceasefire in Israel and Palestine) on the agenda and pass it;
2) put HJR 10 (Independent Redistricting Committee, CA) on the agenda and pass it.
christine.chandler@nmlegis.gov, andrea@andrearomero.com, bill.rehm@nmlegis.gov, eliseo.alcon@nmlegis.gov, gail@gailchasey.com,
jared.hembree@nmlegis.gov, ryan@laneforliberty.com, javier.martinez@nmlegis.gov, matthew.mcqueen@nmlegis.gov,
Andrea.Reeb@nmlegis.gov, reena.szczepanski@nmlegis.gov

Please contact members of the HEENRC and ask them to put HJR 4 (Environmental Rights, CA) on the agenda and pass it.
matthew.mcqueen@nmlegis.gov, debbie.sarinana@nmlegis.gov,
larry.scott@nmlegis.gov, townsend@pvtn.net, Cynthia.Borrego@nmlegis.gov,
meredith.dixon@nmlegis.gov, miguel.garcia@nmlegis.gov,
jared.hembree@nmlegis.gov, roddmontoya@gmail.com,
angelica.rubio@nmlegis.gov, nathan.small@nmlegis.gov

2024 Legislative Session Pt. 1

Here are bills of interest we are following:

HJR 10/SJR 7 INDEPENDENT REDISTRICTING COMMISSION, CA.  Please contact your legislators to support putting the question of an Independent Redistricting Commission to the voters.

The House version passed its first committee and will be sent to the House Judiciary Committee.  Please contact legislators below and ask that they put  this resolution on their agenda and vote for it.

christine.chandler@nmlegis.gov,
andrea@andrearomero.com,
bill.rehm@nmlegis.gov,
eliseo.alcon@nmlegis.gov,
gail@gailchasey.com,
jared.hembree@nmlegis.gov,
RYAN@LANEFORLIBERTY.COM,
javier.martinez@nmlegis.gov,
matthew.mcqueen@nmlegis.gov,
Andrea.Reeb@nmlegis.gov,
reena.szczepanski@nmlegis.gov

The Senate version appears stuck in the Rules Committee.  Please contact legislators below and ask that they put  this resolution on their agenda and vote for it.

katy.duhigg@nmlegis.gov,
leo.jaramillo@nmlegis.gov,
greg.nibert@nmlegis.gov,
greg.baca@nmlegis.gov,
linda.lopez@nmlegis.gov,
brenda.mckenna@nmlegis.gov,
mark.moores@nmlegis.gov,
jortizyp@msn.com,
cliff.pirtle@nmlegis.gov,
lstefanics@msn.com,
mimi.stewart@nmlegis.gov

 

 

Free & Equal Elections Debate

The Free & Equal Elections Foundation wants to know whom you want to see in their Presidential Candidate Debate on February 29, 2024.  Several candidates for the Green Party nomination are included in the list of potential invitees found at https://freeandequal.org/.  You may rank up to six candidates using their block-chain technology app if you choose to participate.