New Mexico Environment Secretary Ryan Flynn listens to testimony as a Senate panel considers his confirmation during a legislative hearing in Santa Fe, N.M. on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. Environmental ... more 
New Mexico Environment Secretary Ryan Flynn listens to testimony as a Senate panel considers his confirmation during a legislative hearing in Santa Fe, N.M. on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. Environmental groups have criticized Flynn about the adoption of water quality rules governing copper mines. (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Susan Montoya Bryan
Tue, Feb 18, 2014 4:39 PM EST