The Legislative and Military Affairs Committee will meet, Monday, from 8:30 a.m. to noon in the Daniels Leadership Center at New Mexico Military Institute. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Tim Hale and Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs Alan Martinez are traveling from Santa Fe for the meeting. Legislative and Military Affairs Committee member, and State Representative Bob Wooley (R-District 66) will also attend, along with Sonja Brown of Veterans Health Care.
One of the items on the agenda is the strategic planning and federal funding of Veterans’ cemeteries, with a report from Hale. Wooley said that Hale plans to create 11 cemeteries around the state so families of veterans do not Login to read more