Reminder! Congressional Listening Tour
Congressman Steve Pearce (NM-2) will be hosting a Congressional Listening Tour stop this Friday, April 29th, from 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM.
This event will be held at the Golden Corral Restaurant, located at 2701 Coors Boulevard NW, Albuquerque, NM 87120-1217
Come early and have dinner and help support businesses that facilitate the people making contact with our representatives!
Congressman Pearce Is willing to answer your questions on:
- The Budget and Credit Limit Battles
- The upcoming 2012 Budget
- The Coming 2012 Election
- Other Issues important to you
We hope to see you there!
A Tale of Two Cities
Besides being a billion dollars in the hole (so far), New Mexico faces another fiscal tsunami: $22 Billion in liabilities for public workers with taxpayers on the hook. Here is a true story about a sweetheart deal for a fireman's second pension compared to the average taxpayer. Politicians have been giving away the fiscal farm for decades. Disaster is on the horizon for NM if we don't get deals like this abolished quickly.
Here is a link to a policy paper from the Rio Grande Foundation entitled:
New Mexico's Amazingly-Generous Government Employee Pension Deal: A Case Study
Stop the Gang of Six Tax Hikes!