SANTA TERESA, N.M. — The first round of talks to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement start on August 16 in Washington, D.C., and some are worried that significant changes to NAFTA could put New Mexico’s improving economy in jeopardy. President Trump had called the agreement the worst trade […]
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WASHINGTON – As the FCC takes steps to reverse net neutrality, a term for a free and open internet, researchers say...
Does the estate tax really hurt small businesses? House Speaker Paul Ryan thinks so. He revived this longstanding debate...
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is conducting an investigation into alleged improprieties in Wells Fargo’s...
PORTLAND, Ore. — It’s nearly summertime, and that means deals for buying a car are rolling in. U.S. News and World Report consumer advice writer John Vincent is based in the Northwest and said this is a great year to invest in a car. Several years of solid car sales […]
WASHINGTON – Together at the White House on Monday Vice President Pence announced plans to privatize the air traffic control system of the United States. Donald Trump in an unusually scripted speech said “we’re still stuck with a horrible system that doesn’t work, other than that its quite good.” “This is […]
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A bill to make sure your kids’ toys aren’t spying on them will have its first hearing before the state Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday. The so-called Teddy Bears and Toasters Act would require manufacturers of smart toys and devices to install privacy protections and notify consumers […]
CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Leaving the Paris climate agreement would put the United States behind, according to some energy market and job creation watchers. Media leaks from the White House say President Donald Trump is leaning toward leaving the climate accord, but the administration has not confirmed this. Han Chen, an […]
Locally headquartered Array Technologies, an Albuquerque-based manufacturer of the tracking systems that allow the solar modules to follow the sun throughout the day, announced this week that it will partner with Affordable Solar to install trackers at Facebook’s upcoming data center located in Los Lunas, New Mexico. Array Technologies is […]