On the June 5, 2019 edition of "Speak Up, Las Cruces", hosts Peter Goodman and Walt Rubel discussed asylum-seekers passing through Las Cruces with Mike Daniels, Battalion Commander with the Las Cruces Fire Department, and City Councilor Greg Smith. Councilor Smith introduced the resolution, passed by City Council the day before, seeking reimbursement from the feds for the city's expenses; and Mr. Daniels is directing the city's efforts to house asylum-seekers temporarily and help them travel onward. He gave us an update on how that's going and what they most need.
On the October 19, 2018 edition of Speak Up, Las Cruces, host Peter Goodman talked to NM House District 52 Representative and majority whip Doreen Gallegos, who is also running for re-election. (Ms. Gallegos's opponent, David Cheeck, was invited but declined to participate.)
Both candidates for New Mexico's 2nd Congressional District - Yvette Herrell and Xochitl Torres Small - appeared on the October 24, 2018 edition of Speak Up, Las Cruces. Host Peter Goodman interviewed the two, separately, earlier this month, and edited them into a combined recording where they both answered the same questions in turn.
On the October 17th edition of Speak Up, Las Cruces, host Walt Rubel talked to State Senators Jeff Steinborn and Peter Wirth, and Common Cause representative Heather Ferguson about two constitutional amendments that will be on the ballot.
On the October 17th edition of Speak Up, Las Cruces, host Walt Rubel talked to Doña Ana County Clerk Amanda Lopez Askin and Deputy Clerk Lindsey Bachman about the recent changes in their office and getting ready for the upcoming election.
On the October 16th edition of Cafe Con Leche, host Nan Rubin talked to NM House District 35 Representative Angelica Rubio. She talked about her first term in the New Mexico Legislature and what she believes needs to be done so the NM legislature better represents the citizens of the state.
On the October 10th edition of Speak Up, Las Cruces, hosts Peter Goodman and Walt Rubel talked to both NM House District 36 candidates - Nathan Small and David Tofsted.
On the October 10th edition of Speak Up, Las Cruces, hosts Peter Goodman and Walt Rubel talked to both Doña Ana Sheriff candidates - Doña Ana County Todd Garrison and Kim Stewart.