Elections

NM Democrats condemn New Mexico GOP ‘racist’ mailer

26 Views  Â State Democratic lawmakers, including House Majority Leader Javier MartĂ­nez, gathered with community leaders at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial site in Albuquerque Thursday afternoon to condemn an attack ad mailer sent out by the Republican Party of New Mexico (RPNM).

Cowboys for Trump cofounder appeals ban from public office

37 Views  Â SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico politician and Trump supporter who was removed and barred from elected office for his role in the U.S. Capitol riot on Jan. 6, 2021, is attempting to appeal that decision to the state Supreme Court.

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham scores big with out-of-state donors

49 Views  Â Seventeen percent of Ronchetti’s money is from out of state ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — More than $17 million has been raised by all of the candidates running for governor – and more than 30 percent of those funds are coming from out-of-state donors.

GOP candidate wants referendum on abortion in New Mexico

46 Views  Â SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The Republican nominee for governor in New Mexico is proposing a statewide referendum that could place new limitations on access to abortion. Mark Ronchetti is pitching the idea in a television ad.

Lawsuit seeks to remove Republican AG candidate from New Mexico ballot

43 Views  Â SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Republican Party’s candidate for New Mexico Attorney General, Jeremy Gay is facing a new legal challenge, seeking to remove his name from the November ballot. The lawsuit claims Gay’s candidacy is at odds with residency rules outlined in the New Mexico Constitution,

Gubernatorial candidates talk education plans

54 Views  Â ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — New Mexico is consistently ranked bottom in the nation when it comes to education. This is something Republican gubernatorial candidate Mark Ronchetti says he wants to change in his education plan, starting with catching kids up.

How much are Lujan Grisham and Ronchetti spending on ads?

48 Views  Â ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) — With about two months to go before the state’s general election, the race for the governor’s office is heating up. The latest numbers show that Mark Ronchetti and Michelle Lujan Grisham have spent a combined total of more than $6 million — but what are