In this video that aired on NMPBS on October 13th, the candidates in the 3rd Congressional District race, incumbent Democrat Ben Ray Lujan and his challenger, Republican Michael Romero, met to answer journalists’ questions about issues in this important race.
By Sandra Fish / NM In Depth Legislative candidates raised $12 million and spent more than $10.3 million during the 2016 election cycle. Republicans lost their state House majority despite outraising and outspending Democrats overall. Democratic Senate candidates outspent their GOP opponents while increasing their majority. even though Senate Majority Leader Michael Sanchez lost […]
By Joseph Buck and Jake Schwanitz / NM News Port The dust from Election Day has settled and New Mexicans now know who will be in positions of power in the New Mexico state legislature. Democrats returned to their familiar place as the majority party in the New Mexico House of Representatives. Republicans watched […]
By Addison Flores-Thorpe and Monique Rinaldi / NM News Port Former Bernalillo County Clerk Maggie Toulouse Oliver has been sworn in as New Mexico Secretary of State, replacing interim-Secretary Brad Winter. Toulouse Oliver took the oath in Santa Fe on Dec. 9, amidst a crowded room at the New Mexico Supreme Court. On Dec. […]