Explore contributions funneled by lobbyists by campaigns in an interactive graphic.
The 64-count criminal complaint filed against Secretary of State Dianna Duran late Friday relies heavily on campaign finance filings.. New Mexico In Depth took a look at Duran's filings from 2009, when the office first began collecting information electronically, through 2014.
There are lots of numbers about capital outlay spending in the Department of Finance and Administration's database, and they often conflict with one another.
Some of New Mexico's capital outlay projects never get off the ground, some require more infusions of state money. And supervision of the spending is dispersed among state and local agencies. New Mexico In Depth begins an examination of the process that many say needs reform.
Sherrie Cline found herself caught in a cycle of debt thanks to a car title loan for less than $1,000. Cline’s situation isn’t unusual. About 70 percent of storefront lending customers use the money to pay for everyday living expenses like rent, utilities, credit card bills or food.
Democratic lawmakers felt the brunt of Gov. Susana Martinez's 42 capital outlay project vetoes, with 27 of those projects sponsored solely by Democrats. But Martinez did veto some GOP projects, including three Albuquerque projects advocated by House Majority Leader Nate Gentry.