KOB TV - Gov. Susana Martinez has vetoed a proposal to shore up the financing of pensions for judges and magistrates.
The Republican governor said Tuesday the bill would require taxpayers to pay more for the retirement programs, which receive about half of their funding from court docket fees.
The bill would have increased the government's payroll pension contributions but partly offset that by shifting docket fee money to the state's main budget account, which would cover the employer's pension contributions. Read full story here: News New Mexico