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The state’s next governor should endorse New Mexico Development Accounts

Chronically among the poorest states, New Mexico received the dubious distinction in 2015 of being ranked 51st by the Measure of America, behind Nevada and Mississippi (...) New Mexico’s drop to last place is a signal that the next governor must redouble efforts to increase the prospects for New Mexicans. —  The Albuquerque Journal October 15, 2017

Malibu real estate just got a new selling point — life expectancy

The life expectancy of a baby born in Los Angeles County in 2014 averages 82.1 years, a report by Social Science Research Council found. —  The Real Deal October 10, 2017

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