Senator Jerry Ortiz Y Pino: On the State of New Mexico’s Political, Social and Budgetary Situations.
Journey Hosts: Alan Webber & Bill Dupuy
Gerald P. “Jerry” Ortiz y Pino is a long-term Democratic member of the New Mexico Senate, representing the 12th District since 2005. Ortiz y Pino succeeded Richard Romero and has played a key role in determining and enacting legislation during his long political career. Jerry’s insights into the wrangling in the Roundhouse, his keen observations about the ways the New Mexico political game is played make for fascinating and meaningful tour through key issues that affect all New Mexicans and
how law makers attempt to deal with these complexities.