Politics

Activists demand action to make abortion constitutional right in New Mexico

37 Views  Â “With the overturning of Roe v. Wade, it was devastating, but it’s critical to act now before more anti-abortion measures are pushed,” said Candice Yanez. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Party for Socialism and Liberation, a local activist group, rallied in Albuquerque Sunday, demanding action to make abortion a constitutional right

Yvette Herrell, Gabe Vasquez in dead heat for CD2 seat

44 Views  Â NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – The 2nd Congressional District between Republican Incumbent Yvette Herrell and Democrat Gabe Vasquez is a big race many New Mexicans are following. As of Wednesday morning, the Secretary of State’s website shows all precincts are reporting in this race. The vote is split 50-50 but Vasquez appears

How many have voted so far in New Mexico?

65 Views  Â “The governor’s race and the congressional races are getting a lot of attention from the press. So, I know that’s catching people’s attention,” said Michelle Kavanaugh, Bernalillo County Deputy Clerk. People flocked to the polls in New Mexico Saturday to submit last-minute ballots for early voting ahead of

Young voters express thoughts on midterms, going to the polls

34 Views  Â ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Could one generation be the turning point for how this election shakes out? Not just for New Mexico but the entire country? The last midterms in 2018 saw a huge surge in young people voting nationally and Pew Research showed that largely benefited Democrats.

State representative facing backlash over tweet

56 Views  Â NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – A state representative is in hot water for a tweet about a recent murder in Santa Fe. Police arrested two people in connection to the stabbing death of a woman this weekend.

President Joe Biden to visit New Mexico today

54 Views  Â The White House has announced that President Joe Biden will be visiting New Mexico today. The White House said the president, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and other state and local leaders will attend a rally in Albuquerque organized by the Democratic Party of New Mexico.