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New Mexico politicians seen as top candidates for a Biden administration

NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – Some of New Mexico’s top leaders are being floated around as possible cabinet picks for President-elect Biden’s new administration. According to Politico, Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham is in the mix to head up the Department of Health and Human Services along with former U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy

New Mexico’s governor is on President-elect Biden’s transition team

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham was selected as one of five co-chairs ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham was chosen as one of five co-chairs for President-Elect Joe Biden’s transition team. The transition team is a group of experts which helps the president-elect transition into their new role.

Gov. Lujan Grisham to speak at Democratic National Convention

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham will speak on the third night of the virtual Democratic National Convention.  The governor is slated to speak on the same night as Hillary Clinton, Nancy Pelosi, the vice presidential nominee and former President Barack Obama.

NM Supreme Court overrides judge, forces indoor dining to close again

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- The New Mexico Supreme Court swiftly stepped in Monday and forced indoor dining at restaurants to close. The governor requested a writ of supervisory control or a “Stay of Temporary Restraining Order” after Eddy County District Court Judge Raymond Romero issued a restraining order, which allowed restaurants to