Opioid Addiction

The Centers of Disease Control and Prevention notes that New Mexico’s overdose death rate has improved. We’ve gone from 49th worst in the nation to 43rd. That is a substantial improvement. There is also a 7% drop in overdose deaths reported between 2014 and 2015. Nationwide, however, overdose deaths have …

Immigration Enforcement

On January 25, 2017, Donald Trump signed Executive Order 13768. This order enforces a law that’s been around since 2002. But Presidents Clinton, Bush, and Obama chose not to fully enforce immigration law. If an illegal immigrant was more than 100 miles away from the border, or had been here …

On the Issues: Veterans

As a Veteran, and a Veteran’s spouse, I believe our country is obligated to meet their needs: medical, psychological, housing, education, etc. I am devoted to helping our Vets, and support the VA.

On the Issues: Private Prisons

Currently, transferring public money to private prisons is unacceptable due to lack of oversight, in some cases leading to prisoner abuse. Oversight must be enacted prior to est more private prisons.