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Luján Pushes for $250 Billion in Aid for Local Governments Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

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Congressman Ben Ray Lujan is a co-sponsor of a 250 billion dollar aid package for local governments in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

KSFR’s Tom Trowbridge spoke with the Assistant House Speaker about the legislation:

Tom, a native of Brooklyn, New York, came to New Mexico in the early 1980s from Oregon, where he learned the craft of radio news at KPNW-AM/FM in Eugene while studying for his bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Oregon. His radio career included stops in Oregon, Delaware and Texas before he returned to New Mexico for good in 1990. Tom obtained a master’s degree in public administration from UNM and worked for many years at KUNM in Albuquerque as a free-lance reporter and Morning Edition host. His work has been featured on National Public Radio, the Voice of America, Latino USA as well as the CBS and ABC radio networks. Tom, who’s thrilled to be working for KSFR, enjoys spending time with his two kids as well as playing tennis and bicycling.