Our coalition is broad and diverse. We’re liberals and conservatives, Democrats and Republicans. We’re young and old, and everything in between. But more than anything, we are united in achieving one goal: economic prosperity for New Mexico.
The new money provided funding for projects across New Mexico that legislators, tribal leaders, and local officials alike say will help build up our infrastructure and lay the groundwork for continued economic diversification and opportunity in their communities.
Overall, exports worldwide rose from about $3.61 billion in 2017 to $3.65 billion last year, according to the latest U.S. Commerce Department statistics.
Lawmakers had a budget surplus in excess of one billion dollars largely due to record-setting oil and gas development. While production is primarily concentrated in the southeast and northwest corners of New Mexico, residents around the state reap the rewards.