***ADVISORY FOR TODAY, APRIL 5th*** TODAY: Democrats in Southern New Mexico to Call on Governor Martinez to Stop Militarization of New Mexico’s Southern Border

***ADVISORY FOR TODAY, APRIL 5th*** TODAY: Democrats in Southern New Mexico to Call on Governor Martinez to Stop Militarization of New Mexico’s Southern Border

Las Cruces - Today, Democrats from border communities will call on Governor Martinez to stop the militarization of New Mexico’s Southern border. Earlier this week, President Trump announced that he would be calling on military personnel to report to the border region. Democrats will urge Governor Martinez to reconsider her decision to go along with this plan, which risks New Mexico’s economic benefits and cultural strengths as a border state.

WHO: N.M. Representatives Doreen Gallegos, Bill McCamley, Angelica Rubio, Nathan Small, Rudy Martinez, Bill Gomez, and Joanne Ferrary

WHAT: Press Conference to Call on Governor Martinez to Stop Trump’s Militarization of New Mexico’s Southern Border

WHEN: Today - Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 1:00PM

WHERE: Las Cruces Civic Plaza