On this week's podcast interview Paul talks to Tom Clifford,
PhD about New Mexico's precarious budget situation.
While Tom has extensive political and budgetary knowledge
including time spent working for the Joint Tax Committee in
Washington, he is known to most for his recent work with Gov.
Susana Martinez as Secretary of Finance and Administration, In this
role, Tom acted as the Governor’s senior advisor for economic
What would he tell Gov. Lujan Grisham right now? How bad is
the budget situation and what should be done about it? Tom helps us
find answers to these vexing but pressing
About the Podcast
Podcast of the Rio Grande Foundation that addresses public policy issues facing New Mexico.