Sept. 27, 2016
Home / Articles / News / Local News /  7 Days
7-Days-09-l

7 Days

From Nov. 11

November 11, 2009, 12:00 am
By

1
Lawmakers want to tax cigarettes another $1 a pack to help with the budget.
It will certainly help tribal stores with their cigarette sales.

2
They also want to raise taxes on booze.
But hitting yourself on the head with a hammer is still free.

3
City may eliminate free pickup of discarded Christmas trees to save money.
And tax Santa Claus for chimney use.

4
Santa Fe gets another medical marijuana provider.
Now if they would just add existential nausea as a legitimate medical condition…

5
Locations for Santa Fe police mobile speed trap will be announced ahead of time.
Because apparently it’s intended to trap idiots, not speeders.

6
IRS says it owes more than $3 million in tax returns to New Mexicans it couldn’t find.
And yet they can always find you when you owe money.

7
Public Regulation Commission polls employees on ethics.
Did it also poll the commissioners?

 

comments powered by Disqus
 

Morning Word: Death Penalty Reinstatement Would Cost State Millions

Morning Word At the same time New Mexico lawmakers are trying to shore up the state’s budget, the New Mexico Public Defender's Office is questioning the costs associated with reinstating the death penalty.  ... More

Sept. 22, 2016 by Peter St. Cyr

Newsletters

* indicates required
Choose your newsletter(s):
August 31, 2016 by Julie Ann Grimm  
September 7, 2016 by Elizabeth Miller  
August 31, 2016 by Elizabeth Miller  
September 14, 2016 by Steven Hsieh  

@SFReporter on Instagram

 

 
Close
Close
Close