Again, New Mexico is near the top of a list we probably wish we were not even on.
According to the Associated Press, New Mexico is one of eight states with statistically higher rates of births from women on public assistance.
In other words, our poor are having children at a high rate. So much for the state and schools educating us.
Of course, this goes hand in hand with our high drop out rate and our low educational levels.
Let’s just give more money to our failing schools!