Daily Press Staff Writer

The second session of the 2014 New Mexico State Legislature ended Thursday, and senators from Republican-held Eddy County are satisfied after weeks of compromise and debate.

The session had an uneven start as the House of Representatives was unable to agree on a budget, leaving the task to the Senate, but the state’s budget was able to pass the Senate unanimously this week. … For the rest of the story, subscribe in print and on the web.