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New Mexico AG 'frustrated' with response to contamination


ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Top New Mexico officials want the U.S. Air Force to immediately begin defining the boundaries of plumes of contamination at two bases in the state and provide alternate water supplies to affected residents.

Attorney General Hector Balderas and the New Mexico Environment Department on Wednesday filed a motion seeking a preliminary injunction to require regular groundwater and surface water sampling as the case proceeds.

They also want the Air Force to offer voluntary blood tests for residents who may have been exposed to the contamination as well as provide additio...

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