“Rep. Doreen Gallegos listening to testimony from Secretary Veronica Gonzales at the Legislative Finance Committee (LFC) hearing in Alamogordo.”. Rep. Gallegos is an alternate on the LFC.”
Just a quick update on the Capital Outlay bill that was passed by the Legislature while in Special Session earlier this month. I reported that I was able to secure funds for many projects in my District and throughout Dona Ana County. I pleased to report that Governor Susana Martinez signed the Capital Outlay bill yesterday in Las Cruces. She did not line item veto any of the projects
At last, after the regular 60 day Session of the New Mexico Legislature failed to act on a capital outlay package, the Special Session called today just ended with the successful passage of that bill. Rep. Doreen Gallegos, District 52 (D), said, “After a difficult and combative 60 day Session, we were able to come back for a quick four hour Special Session and pass a bill that will bring
Letter To The Editor State Representative Doreen Gallegos (D, District 52, Dona Ana) recently wrote a letter to the Editor of the Sun News in response to an article from May 7th, entitled “Youths move into adult jail area”. Check out the original story here. Read Representative Gallegos letter below.
Representative Gallegos has been appointed to the following committees: Member LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL (Interim) Advisory COURTS, CORRECTIONS & JUSTICE COMMITTEE (Interim) Advisory LEGISLATIVE HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE (Interim) Designee LEGISLATIVE FINANCE COMMITTEE (Interim) Member APPROPRIATIONS & FINANCE Member GOVERNMENT, ELECTIONS & INDIAN AFFAIRS