New Mexicans Anxious About Healthcare Bill, Despite Vote Delay

July 17, 2017 12:45 pm
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell planned to begin debate on the Obamacare replacement bill this week and pass it using fast-track procedures. That was before Sen. John McCain, a key Republican vote, said he’d be in his home state of Arizona, recovering from surgery. But many in […]

GOP Rep to run for Governor, will leave Congress

July 10, 2017 12:36 pm
GOP Rep to run for Governor, will leave Congress

In a press conference today the man who has held New Mexico’s 3rd Congressional District seat for the past 12 years announced he is leaving Congress to run for Governor of New Mexico in 2018. As New Mexico’s only Republican member of Congress, the district Rep Steve Pearce (R-NM) represents […]

Trump’s Personal Lawyer Boasted That He Got Preet Bharara Fired

June 13, 2017 1:01 pm
Trump’s Personal Lawyer Boasted That He Got Preet Bharara Fired

Marc Kasowitz, President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer in the Russia investigation, has boasted to friends and colleagues that he played a central role in the firing of Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, according to four people familiar with the conversations. Kasowitz told […]

Miera announces run for lieutenant governor

June 12, 2017 5:04 pm
Miera announces run for lieutenant governor

Albuquerque Democrat and former House Majority Leader Rick Miera said Monday that he will run for lieutenant governor in a statement. “New Mexicans deserve leaders who have the courage to make the bold decisions we need that will get our state moving again,” Miera said in a statement announcing his […]

Trump’s Not the Only One Blocking Constituents on Twitter

June 7, 2017 10:42 am
Trump’s Not the Only One Blocking Constituents on Twitter

As President Donald Trump faces criticism for blocking users on his Twitter account, people across the country say they, too, have been cut off by elected officials at all levels of government after voicing dissent on social media. In Arizona, a disabled Army veteran grew so angry when her congressman […]

GOP poll shows Lujan Grisham lead over Pearce in governor race

June 6, 2017 9:47 am
GOP poll shows Lujan Grisham lead over Pearce in governor race

A Republican polling company often used by Rep. Steve Pearce (R) recently found he would loose in a hypothetical matchup against candidate Michelle Lujan Grisham (D) in the race for Governor. There are also a large number of undecided voters in the poll, however the results are within the margin of […]