Aug. 5, 2008 Business Digest

State committee to discuss economic development today

The state Economic and Rural Development Committee will meet today in Gallup, according to a press release from the State House of Representatives.

Topics of discussion during the three-day session include tourism, transportation and consumer protection in the context of payday lending and home mortgages.

Today’s meeting is in the Red Rock Park. The meetings on Wednesday and Thursday will be on the UNM-Gallup campus.