Former NM Senator Griego facing Felony Charges

Former state Sen. Phil Griego

New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas on Monday brought felony charges against a former Democratic state senator accused of using his office to make money on the sale of a state building.

Gwyneth Doland from New Mexico in Depth covers the story here. Listen here to the story from KUNM.

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