President Donald Trump is proposing immediate budget cuts of $18 billion so U.S. taxpayers, not Mexico, can cover the down payment on the border wall.
"New Mexico is on the path to a full-blown government shutdown -- all because the Senate wasted 60 days debating pointless things like holiday songs about tamales and posole," Gov. Martinez said.
Numbers from the state show Dona Ana county ranks 4th out of 33 counties in New Mexico for the highest number of opioid related deaths.
"We're trying to start a protest against the dress code because we feel its very sexualizing and its demeaning to girls," said Andress senior Michaela James.
Senate spending bill a 'non-starter,' says Republican House Speaker Joe Straus, who accused far-right Senate leaders of "cooking the books."
The Texas House has voted to require oil and gas firms to step up efforts to refrain from employing people in the country illegally.