New Mexico has taken a giant leap backward in regulating the oil and gas industry. Before the election of Governor Martinez, Texans longed for some of the common sense protections that New Mexico had. But that was before the election of Governor Martinez.
Now, even the Texas disclosure bill with its three giant loopholes, is better than the disclosure bill New Mexico just passed.
All environmental Victories are temporary, and all defeats permanent, variously attributed to Thomas Jefferson and David Brower.
We can never let up and we can never stop because they never will.
Some communities should stop squabbling or you might lose all the ground you have gained.