Guest host Megan Kamerick and the Line opinion panel will take a look at Mayor Berry’s “State of the City” address in this week’s episode of New Mexico in Focus.

The panel will also discuss other current event topics such as the number of fires recently set through Albuquerque, the direction New Mexico schools may take under the Trump administration, and allegations that APD employees tampered with videos from police shooting cases. 

Additionally, correspondent Gwyneth Doland examines the high cost of child care in New Mexico with a panel of local experts. 

NMiF is New Mexico PBS’ one-hour public affairs show covering the events, issues, and people that are shaping life in New Mexico and in the Southwest. 

The show regularly airs Fridays at 7 p.m. and repeats Sundays at 7 a.m. on Channel 5.1 and Saturdays at 5 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. on Channel 9.1, except during Pledge Drives. 

The producer of NMiF is Sarah Gustavus with Associate Producer Kathy Wimmer. Funding for NMiF is provided in part by the McCune Charitable Foundation. 

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Studio Guests
Catron Allred, director of education programs at CNM
Hailey Heinz, senior policy analyst, NM Center for Education Policy Research
Giovanna Rossi, owner, Collective Action Strategies 

Line Panelists 
Dede Feldman, former state senator 
Dan Foley, former New Mexico house minority whip 
Mary T. Torres, attorney at Law Offices of Mary T. Torres * Harry Van Buren, professor in UNM Anderson School of Management 

Gwyneth Doland 

Guest Host
Megan Kamerick