Tipping Point New Mexico
Podcast of the Rio Grande Foundation that addresses public policy issues facing New Mexico.
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301 No More Masks, Is Pandemic Over?, New Mexico Literacy and much more
Tuesday, May 18th, 2021
On this week’s conversation, Paul and Wally discuss the CDC’s revised mask requirement. Now, most “vaccinated” people are NOT required to wear a mask indoors or out. Pushing people to get vaccinated has become the primary government focus.
300 Charles Sullivan – New Mexico Public Policy and Political Articles at American Thinker
Thursday, May 13th, 2021
On this week’s interview, Paul talks to Charles Sullivan. Sullivan is a New Mexico-based retired attorney and writer at the popular political website American Thinker. You can read some of Sullivan’s articles here.
299 Unemployment Benefits Slow Return to Work and more
Tuesday, May 11th, 2021
On this week’s podcast conversation, Paul and Wally discuss the latest revisions MLG has made to her emergency orders. While nearly all counties are in Turquoise, Chaves County remains in the yellow for some hard-to-understand reason.
298 Ana Garner – Legal Challenge to Governor Lujan Grisham’s COVID-19 Response
Thursday, May 6th, 2021
On this week’s interview, Paul sits down with Ana Garner a New Mexico-based attorney with NM Stands Up! Garner and Gessing discuss the need for change in the way Gov. Lujan Grisham has controlled the State and its response to COVID 19.
297 Census is Out, Why New Mexico Barely Grew and more
Tuesday, May 4th, 2021
On this week’s podcast conversation, Paul and Wally discuss the fact that Gov. Lujan Grisham has completely revamped her emergency orders. Overall the situation is much better than before. The Gov. says New Mexico is moving to full opening by late June...
296 David Clements – 2020 Election Issues, Critical Race Theory in Academia and more
Thursday, April 29th, 2021
On this week’s podcast interview Paul sits down with David Clements. A libertarian-leaning law professor at New Mexico State University, David once ran for US Senate as a Republican, but he (like Paul) was not necessarily a fan of President Trump in hi...
295 COVID-19 and Science, Spaceport, Bernalillo County, Another Plastic Bag Ban and more
Tuesday, April 27th, 2021
On this week’s podcast conversation Paul and Wally discuss: The latest COVID maps are out and the situation seems to have stalemated or even worsened. Will the State change its metrics and if so, how? The deposition of NM’s Health Secretary throws “sci...
294 Michael Johnson – Energy Reliability in New Mexico and Texas
Thursday, April 22nd, 2021
On this week’s podcast interview Paul sits down with Michael Johnson to discuss energy reliability both in Texas AND New Mexico. Recently Texas suffered from serious energy reliability failures, but a decade ago many New Mexicans went without natural g...
293 High Unemployment yet Few Workers to be Found and more
Tuesday, April 20th, 2021
On the latest Tipping Point New Mexico Paul discusses the fact that the CDC has now confirmed that he was correct in questioning “surface spread” of COVID over a year ago. Last year at this time Mayor Keller shut down Albuquerque playgrounds and parks....
292 Grover Norquist – Americans for Tax Reform – Federal Government Policy
Thursday, April 15th, 2021
On this week’s episode, Paul interviews Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform. There has been a lot of bad policy coming out of Washington, DC, during the first few months of the Biden Administration.