Let’s Talk NM (KUNM) – Let’s Talk Ethics and Lobbying at the Roundhouse

by | Mar 9, 2020 | In the News

Listen to State Ethics Commission Executive Director Jeremy Farris interview on Let’s Talk NM to discuss the Commission’s recent work.  

Let’s Talk New Mexico 3/5 8a: Lobbyists spent more than $195,000 on events, meals and giveaways for state legislators during the 2019 legislative session, working out to more than $6,500 a day. Ethics advocates worry that this kind of spending influences those legislators’ decisions in the Roundhouse, and think the public has a right to know exactly what’s going on.

 

Listen to the full show on KUNM.