TRIAD has a moral obligation to the American Taxpayers | LAMonitor.com

Councilor Morris Pongratz recently stated that “Under current state law TRIAD may qualify for a 501(c)3 GRT exemption. He went so far to say that Triad has a “moral obligation” to pay GRTs.For the record, I am strongly opposed to legislation such as SB 17 that our governor rightly vetoed.  It would have cost our… Continue Reading


House Dist. 43 Candidates Share Their Backgrounds And Ideas At Recent League Of Women Voter Forum | Los Alamos Daily Post

Republican opponent Lisa Shin stressed her own experience as a small business owner. She promised to use tax dollars efficiently to create more opportunity in New Mexico. She said funding education is important but seeks to rely on federal grants and business partnerships, as well as sound financial management to improve it, rather than raising… Continue Reading


House District 43 Candidates Disagree On Gross Receipts Tax For Los Alamos National Laboratory – Los Alamos Reporter

  Source: House District 43 Candidates Disagree On Gross Receipts Tax For Los Alamos National Laboratory – Los Alamos Reporter Democratic candidate for House District 43 Chris Chandler and Republican candidate Lisa Shin participated in a forum Thursday morning during the Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce monthly breakfast meeting at the University of New Mexico-Los… Continue Reading


Shin Concerned About LANL Paying GRT Gross Receipts Tax – Los Alamos Reporter

Source: Shin Concerned About LANL Paying GRT Gross Receipts Tax – Los Alamos Reporter Republican candidate for House District 43 Lisa Shin said at Saturday’s American Legion candidates forum that one of her concerns about state legislators and Los Alamos County councilors approach to Los  Alamos National Laboratory is their view that the Lab function… Continue Reading


Chandler And Shin Participate In VFW Candidates’ Forum

Originally posted on Los Alamos Reporter:
Veterans of Foreign War Post 8874 Service Officer Ed McDaris watches the proceedings Monday evening at the VFW candidates’ forum. McDaris was the moderator for the event. Photo by Maire O’Neill/losalamosreporter.com Some 18 candidates participated in Monday evening’s candidates’ forum at Veterans of Foreign War Post 8874. Photo by…


Local candidates address national issues at VFW forum | LAMonitor.com

District 43 state representative candidates Chris Chandler and Lisa Shin got the lion’s share of hot button issues at Monday’s political forum held at the VFW Post 8874. The two candidates answered affirmatively their stances on abortion, gun control and early childhood education.  Chandler, a Democrat and Republican Shin handled each question with ease.“I support… Continue Reading