Episode Archive

Lt. Governor of New Mexico Howie Morales

Air Dates: May 11-13, 2019
Lt. Governor of New Mexico Howie Morales This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is Howie Morales, the Lieutenant Governor of the state of New Mexico and a longtime educator. As Lt. Governor, Morales presides over the NM Senate and discusses education in New Mexico and the sweeping changes in education set into motion this past 60-Day Legislative Session. More

Dr. Elizabeth Hoover, Native American Seed Sovereignty expert and author, "The River Is In Us."

Air Dates: May 4-6, 2019
Dr. Elizabeth Hoover, Native American Seed Sovereignty expert and author, This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is Dr. Elizabeth Hoover, professor and author of "The River Is In Us: Fighting Toxics In a Mohawk Community," and "From Garden Warriors to ‘Good Seeds;’ Indigenizing the Local Food Movement." Hoover discusses environmental health and justice in Native communities, indigenous food movements, seed sovereignty, and protecting the biodiversity of seeds in this time of climate disruption. More

Rep. Debbie Armstrong, Chair, Health & Human Services Committee, NM House of Representatives

Air Dates: April 27-29, 2019
Rep. Debbie Armstrong, Chair, Health & Human Services Committee, NM House of Representatives This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is Representative Debbie Armstrong, D-District 17, chair of the NM House Health and Human Services Committee, discussing the important changes in health care in New Mexico that were passed in the recent 60-Day Session and signed into law by Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham. More

Anne Hillerman, author, "The Tale Teller," "Spider Woman's Daughter"

Air Dates: April 20-22, 2019
Anne Hillerman, author, ANNE HILLERMAN is this week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe!" New York Times best-selling writer and beloved New Mexico author Anne Hillerman discusses her new book "The Tale Teller." The fifth in Hillerman's revival of the Leaphorn/Chee/Manuelito mysteries created by her late father Tony Hillerman, "The Tale Teller" is described by fellow author Doug Preston as "A must-read for anyone who loved the great Tony Hillerman novels." More

Lilly Ledbetter

Air Dates: April 13-15, 2019
Lilly Ledbetter LILLY LEDBETTER! This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is Lilly Ledbetter who led long struggles to end gender wage inequality. The first piece of legislation President Obama signed as president was the Ledbetter Fair Pay Act, named after Lilly Ledbetter. This program was taped on April 2, 2019, the 10th anniversary of the signing of this landmark piece of legislation. More

Dahr Jamail, journalist and author, "The End of Ice" PART TWO

Air Dates: April 6-8, 2019
Dahr Jamail, journalist and author, This week's "Report from Santa Fe" features Part Two of a two-part interview with Dahr Jamail, author of "The End of Ice." In this episode, Jamail focuses on melting permafrost and dangerous methane emissions in the Arctic, the dramatic excess methane flaring in NW New Mexico, and the issue of sea level rise. More

Dahr Jamail, journalist and author, "The End of Ice"

Air Dates: March 30-April 1, 2019
Dahr Jamail, journalist and author, This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is award-winning journalist Dahr Jamail, author of "The End of Ice: Bearing Witness and Finding Meaning in the Path of Climate Disruption." Jamail writes for Truthout, the BBC, NPR, the Guardian, the Nation, Al Jazeera, and more. He won the 2018 Izzy Award for outstanding achievement in independent media. More

Michael McGarrity, author, "Residue," "The Last Ranch," "Hard Country"

Air Dates: March 23-25, 2019
Michael McGarrity, author, This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is New Mexico author Michael McGarrity discussing his new book "Residue," the thirteenth in his popular Kevin Kerney crime novels set in New Mexico. McGarrity is also the author of the American West trilogy, historical novels also set in New Mexico consisting of "Hard Country," "Backlands," and "The Last Ranch." More

Caroline Fraser, Author, 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Biography, "Prairie Fires"

Air Dates: March 16-18, 2019
Caroline Fraser, Author, 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Biography, This week's guest on REPORT FROM SANTA FE is Santa Fe author Caroline Fraser, recipient of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Biography for her book "Prairie Fires: the American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder." Fraser’s book was also named among the New York Times' "Ten Best Books of 2017," and won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography. More

Senator Gay Kernan (R-Hobbs)

Air Dates: March 9-11, 2019
Senator Gay Kernan (R-Hobbs) This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is Senator Gay Kernan (R-District 42), a lifelong educator, discussing the massive changes coming in education in New Mexico. She also explains some of her important health legislation such as the Prior Authorization Bill, SB i88, and the Safe Harbor for Nurses Act, SB 82. More