New Mexico In Focus

State Budget, Benefits Expire & Afghan Resettlement | 9.3.21

Season 15 Episode 10 | 57m 1s | Video has closed captioning.

Searching for perspective on the end of the war in Afghanistan and the resulting humanitarian crisis as tens of thousands of Afghans look to flee Taliban rule. The Line opinion panel takes a closer look at the implications of a predicted $1.4 billion surplus in the state’s next budget year. The group also discusses the looming end to COVID unemployment benefits & a new state education strategy.

Aired: 09/03/21

Rating: NR

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New Mexico In Focus is a local public television program presented by NMPBS.