2021 Legislative Session Videos

Each Monday of the Legislative session, from January 25 until March 15, our advocacy team will post a video reviewing the previous week and looking ahead to the coming week. The videos are recorded on Friday evening so – where needed – updates of actions taken over the weekend are added in on-screen notes.

The Advocacy Team is:

  • Ben Shelton, Political & Policy Director
  • Greg Peters, Public Lands & Wildlife Advocate
  • Samantha “Sammi” Kao, Climate & Energy Advocate

WEEK 1 – January 25

WEEK 2 – February 1

WEEK 3 – February 8

  • Advocacy During Covid
  • Legislation Update on “Roxy’s Law” (SB 32) & the Environmental Database Act (HB 51) and a heads up on SB 312 that changes the name and mission of the Game & Fish Department to Wildlife Conservation

WEEK 4 – February 15

WEEK 5 – February 22

WEEK 6 – March 1

  • Three Priority Bills: Community Solar (SB 84 / HB 106), the NM Unit Fund bill (HB 200), and the Workforce and Economic Prosperity Act (HB 297)

WEEK 7 – March 8

WEEK 8 – March 15

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