Vote for Janene Natasha Yazzie on June 5th, 2018
Growing up in the aftermath of the 1979 Churchrock Uranium spill, Janene has witnessed how prioritizing profits over environmental rights and public health endangers all New Mexico residents. Janene is the right representative to help lead New Mexico in transitioning to clean, renewable, and affordable energy that conserves and protects our state's precious water resources. She knows that transitioning New Mexico to clean energy also means advocating for the rights of workers, especially those impacted by the closure of the four corners power plant. Good business is about protecting the rights of all stakeholders, not corporate profits.
In the 21st century, access to affordable and reliable telecommunication services becomes more of a necessity everyday. It is much more than just access to social media, access to affordable and reliable telecommunication services means;
Janene is the right representative to ensure that the end of net neutrality rules does not unjustly and disporportionately impact poor, working class families and rural communities.
In 2017 a report by the National Regulatory Research Institute presented to the New Mexico Legislative Council Services evaluating the technical staff of the NM Public Regulation Commission (PRC) identified several issues impacting the ability of the PRC to protect the public interests. Among the findings were the need for more technical staff, qualified to provide expert advice to the PRC commissioners and the need for a consumer advocate to represent the interests of rate payers and environmentalists. Janene has a proven record of bringing stakeholders with different ideologies together to advocate for shared interests, and strongly values the insight of informed experts on complex issues. She is the best leader to ensure that the PRC operates to its full potential to protect the public interests, and will be committed to working collaboratively with other commissioners towards this end.