Wednesday Dec 4
The Washington Post
Why I was wrong about the nuclear option
The mushroom cloud of the first test of a hydrogen bomb, 'Ivy Mike', as photographed on Enewetak, an atoll in the Pacific Ocean, in 1952, by a member of the United States Air Force's Lookout Mountain 1352d Photographic Squadron.
National Parks Traveler
Group Pushing For National Monument In Southern New Mexico
A group of congressional Republicans recently asked Interior Secretary Sally Jewell for her list of possible new national monuments, saying in part that "public lands designations should originate in local communities where the concept enjoys broad support from elected officials, stakeholders, and other impacted individuals."
El Paso Electric gift promotes distance learning at NMSU
Nikki Rhynes Photo Representatives of El Paso Electric present a check to NMSU officials during the Domenici Public Policy Conference.
At Last, Mental Health and Addiction Treatment Parity
Yesterday marked a major milestone in a fight waged by eating disorders advocates and allied mental health advocates.
Obama issues rules for mental health parity
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said Friday, “We are finally ­closing these gaps in coverage” for behavioral health problems.