Tipping Point New Mexico episode 267: Unemployment, Vaccine, Back to School?, NM Capitol Lockdown and more

Wallethub’s latest report on unemployment shows that New Mexico remains the 2nd-most impacted state in the nation when it comes to unemployment during the COVID 19 situation.

Gov. Lujan Grisham held a press conference in which she discussed distribution of the vaccine and her latest plans. 400 person Harding County is in the green and Union County (Clayton) in yellow are the only counties out of the red. Despite all of the Gov.’s lockdowns New Mexico is now 15th-highest among US states in deaths per population from COVID.

SOME New Mexico kids can get back to the classroom: While we are pleased by this development PED’s reasoning seems half baked to say the least.

The Roundhouse is now completely locked down and will be for the foreseeable future. KRQE reports New Mexico’s “virtual” session will have some serious drawbacks as Paul tells KOB TV.

A new video from the Institute for Justice discusses NM’s excellent civil asset forfeiture reforms.

President-elect Biden stimulus package: $1,400 stimulus check for most taxpayers and $15/hour minimum wage.  Biden is also expected to cancel the permit for the Keystone XL pipeline. What does this mean?