Scathing audit says after-the-fact changes used to ‘correct’ coalition spending | Albuquerque Journal

Adams_Crow_Investigation-Report SANTA FE – Los Alamos County officials and the former executive director of the Regional Coalition of LANL Communities who is now poised to become a state legislator made after-the-fact accounting and policy changes to “correct deficiencies” in questionable travel, meal and entertainment reimbursement payments, according to a blistering independent audit released Friday.’The 38-page… Continue Reading


Hold Los Alamos County Responsible | Letters To Editor | riograndesun.com

  In an upcoming Sept. 6 special Los Alamos County Council meeting, we can expect the County and its elected officials to shift blame and claim innocence regarding how money was spent by the Regional Coalition of LANL Community.    We’ll just ensure that this doesn’t happen again. Hey, let’s celebrate with another $28 shot of… Continue Reading


Regional Coalition of LANL Communities: Who Will Hold Los Alamos County Accountable? | LAMonitor.com

In an upcoming special County Council meeting on Sept. 6, 2018, we can expect Los Alamos County and its elected officials to shift blame and claim innocence. We’ll just ensure that this doesn’t happen again. Hey, let’s celebrate with another 28 shot of Whistlepig!Democrats are calling Andrea Romero to step down from the House Race,… Continue Reading


Los Alamos County Council debate on improper spending gets heated | Local News | santafenewmexican.com

LOS ALAMOS — Los Alamos County elected officials and their top administrator spent close to four hours Thursday night discussing and debating an independent investigation into improper use of public funds by the embattled Regional Coalition of LANL Communities.There was plenty of drama and finger-pointing throughout the night, starting with Councilor Susan O’Leary asking a… Continue Reading


Who will hold Los Alamos County accountable?

In an upcoming special County Council meeting on September 6, 2018, we can expect Los Alamos County and its elected officials to shift blame and claim innocence. We’ll just ensure that this doesn’t happen again.  Hey, let’s celebrate with another 28 shot of Whistlepig!   Democrats are calling Andrea Romero to step down from the House… Continue Reading


New Mexico State Auditor Questions if RCLC is Lobbying – ExchangeMonitor

The New Mexico State Auditor’s Office has questioned whether the Regional Coalition of LANL Communities (RCLC) is improperly engaged in lobbying.Most press attention generated by an Aug. 7 report from State Auditor Wayne Johnson has focused on reimbursement of travel and entertainment expenses by the nongovernmental group’s former executive director, Andrea Romero.The organization established to… Continue Reading


LANL Coalition Remains Huge Taxpayer Waste | Editorials | riograndesun.com

  Everyone is talking about Andrea Romero, but letting Los Alamos County, Councilors, and the RCLC board members off the hook! Source: LANL Coalition Remains Huge Taxpayer Waste | Editorials | riograndesun.com We’ve kept silent regarding the Regional Coalition of LANL Communities and its sorry story of misspending, deceit and exposure. However, with the recent… Continue Reading