Information on the upcoming LWVNM State Convention;
Proposed Bylaws amendments, position changes and new studies;
Summary of the 2017 Legislative Session;
Reproductive Rights at the Legislature;
Profile of Janet Blair, our new Communications and Outreach Director;
Current and proposed budgets through 2019;
Nominating committee report.
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In order to register to vote in New Mexico, you must be a U.S. citizen with
a social security number and be at least 18 years of age on or before the
next election, with two exceptions:
An individual who has been legally declared mentally
incapacitated may not register.
An individual who has been convicted of a felony offense loses the right
to vote while completing the terms and conditions imposed by the court.
After completing the felony sentence, the individual must re-register to
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You can register online at the NM
Secretary of State's website, sos.state.nm.us with your social
security number and your NM driver's license or non-driver's license ID.
You can also register to vote at your local County Clerk's office and at the
many other locations listed on http://www.sos.state.nm.us
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of citizens in government, works to increase understanding of major public
policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.
We never endorse or oppose candidates or parties, only positions on
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