2017 funding

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Below is information about our 2017 funding. Thanks to all our sponsors and donors!

Advertising sponsors

Here’s a list of our 2017 advertising sponsors:

SunPower by Positive Energy Solar
($5,000.04, advertiser from Jan. 25, 2017 to Jan. 24, 2018)

N.M. Association of Commerce and Industry
($2,459.64, sponsor from July 7, 2016 to June 30, 2017)

Luna Embedded Consulting
($1,500, sponsor from Jan. 17 to July 16, 2017)

The Suazo Legal Group, PLLC
($1,171.01, sponsor from Jan. 16 to March 18, 2017)

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Steinborn & Associates Real Estate
($1,000, sponsor from June 1, 2016 to May 31, 2017)


Here’s information about our 2017 grant funding:

Fund for Investigative Journalism
NMPolitics.net has been awarded a $5,000 grant from the Fund for Investigative Journalism to examine, in 2017, Southern New Mexico’s inadequate behavioral health system and explore solutions.


Here’s our year-to-date list of donors, which we keep updated as new donations come in:

Date of donationNameCity, stateAmount
1.1.17James HickersonCedar Crest, NM$50
1.1.17Aaron Henry DiazAlbuquerque, NM$5
1.1.17Joe CardilloAlbuquerque, NM$10
1.1.17John WhitbeckSanta Fe, NM$5
1.2.17Debra DarbyAlbuquerque, NM$5
1.2.17Edward RisserLas Cruces, NM$5
1.2.17Paul MaxwellSanta Teresa, NM$5
1.3.17Peter VorisLas Cruces, NM$10
1.3.17Marla PainterAlbuquerque, NM$5
1.3.17Marla PainterAlbuquerque, NM$5
1.6.17Robert LozanoLas Cruces, NM$5
1.7.17Claudia AndersonFarmington, NM$5
1.8.17Emanuele CorsoPeñasco, NM$5
1.8.17David MorganLas Cruces, NM$5
1.9.17Luanne GreeneLas Cruces, NM$10
1.9.17Don KurtzLas Cruces, NM$10
1.10.17Deana BakerLas Cruces, NM$15
1.10.17Charles MacQuiggAlbuquerque, NM$25
1.10.17Del HansenLas Cruces, NM$50
1.10.17John PetersonLas Cruces, NM$25
1.10.17Micaela CadenaAlbuquerque, NM$50
1.10.17Mari LangfordLas Cruces, NM$50
1.10.17Peter OssorioLas Cruces, NM$20
1.10.17Denise TessierCedar Crest, NM$10
1.10.17Mark FleisherAlbuquerque, NM$25
1.10.17Erin TaylorLas Cruces, NM$5
1.11.17W.T. Barnhouse IIILa Union, NM$10
1.12.17Ricky and Emily LunaLas Cruces, NM$50
1.12.17Mike JohnsonSanta Fe, NM$300
1.14.17Sophie MartinAlbuquerque, NM$10
1.15.17Mesilla Miller-ByrnesLas Cruces, NM$10
1.15.17Carol TuckLas Cruces, NM$5
1.16.17Scot KeyAlbuquerque, NM$25
1.17.17Kay BirdAlbuquerque, NM$5
1.17.17Brian ColónAlbuquerque, NM$5
1.18.17Mari LangfordLas Cruces, NM$10
1.20.17Denise TessierCedar Crest, NM$5
1.20.17Patrick HayesLas Cruces, NM$5
1.21.17Tom JohnsonSanta Fe, NM$5
1.21.17Jerry NachisonLas Cruces, NM$10
1.21.17Elisa CundiffLas Cruces, NM$5
1.22.17Ray and Carol PittmanDatil, NM$10
1.22.17Kenneth BaumannSanta Fe, NM$10
1.23.17Johnny OsbornAlbuquerque, NM$10
1.23.17Kelly JamesonLas Cruces, NM$5
1.24.17Gabriel VasquezLas Cruces, NM$5
1.24.17Cindy MadridSocorro, NM$3
1.25.17Elizabeth SchirmerLas Cruces, NM$5
1.25.17Thomas SamuelsOld Mystic, Conn.$5
1.26.17Angelica RubioLas Cruces, NM$10
1.26.17Tito MeyerLas Cruces, NM$120
1.26.17Geraldine HutchinsRio Rancho, NM$20
1.26.17Mark CoreySanta Fe, NM$20
1.27.17Liliana CastilloSanta Fe, NM$10
1.27.17Tom and Lisa MurphyLas Cruces, NM$20
1.27.17Myles CulbertsonLas Cruces, NM$30
1.28.17Graciela UnguezLas Cruces, NM$100
1.29.17Connie ChapmanLas Cruces, NM$10
1.29.17Wally and Carol HaussamenLas Cruces, NM$20
1.29.17Ward FreemanSanta Fe, NM$5
1.29.17Patrick DoyleEl Paso, Texas$5
1.30.17Elizabeth BustamanteSocorro, NM$10
1.30.17Leslie and Amy BuckmanMagnolia, Texas$25

Join our donor list by making a financial contribution today! You can also view our 201620152012, 2011 and 2010 contributor lists. To learn more about becoming an advertising sponsor click here or call Heath Haussamen at 575.644.5129.