New Mexicans have fought in Afghanistan and been directly impacted by the war's scope and its cost. This week New Mexico in Focus looks at Afghanistan, 10 years later.
KNME's one hour public affairs show New Mexico in Focus airs Fridays at 7 p.m. and Sundays at 6:30 a.m. on Channel 5.1. The show can also be seen on KNME's Digital Channel 9.1 on Saturdays at 5 p.m.
Also this week, the Line talks about the efforts to revamp Albuquerque's controversial green building codes, and revisits the Occupy Wall Street movement as its presence spreads in New Mexico. Host Gene Grant sits down with New Mexico Farm and Livestock Bureau President Mike White to talk about farm subsidies.
*Mike White, President, NM Farm and Livestock Bureau
*Patrick Staib-Flores, coordinator, Agri-Cultura Network
*Paul Gessing, President, Rio Grande Foundation
*Dan Foley, former Republican House Whip
*Sophie Martin, Social Media consultant
*Laura Sanchez, environmental lawyer, Natural Resources Defense Council
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New Mexico in Focus Discusses Afghanistan, 10 Years Later
October 13, 2011