UNM releases 2020 legislative priorities

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The University of New Mexico has outlined its priorities for the upcoming legislative session.

In addition to research and public service funding, they plan to ask for a $45 million bond for the College of Fine Arts and another $33 million bond for nursing and health programs.

They also support a request for a 5% pay increase for its faculty and staff. The session will begin next Tuesday.

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