Thu, 28 July 2016
The NM State Department of Human Services, like the Albuquerque Police Dept is being fitted for court-ordered Federal monitoring. Despite years of harsh criticism and instructions from the court, a Federal Judge says NM DHS has been cheating legally-entitled citizens out of their Food Stamps and welfare payments. The result, she said, was that many families have been going to bed not just poor, but hungry. Senior Reporter Joey Peters of the NM Political Report on the latest area of NM governance to require training wheels.