Elections

LISTEN: Rep. Torres Small, Herrell engage in spirited debate on KOB 4

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- KOB 4 hosted a debate in New Mexico’s 2nd Congressional District race Wednesday night between Democratic Rep. Xochitl Torres Small and Republican candidate Yvette Herrell in a rematch of the 2016 contest. The audio is available for NMBA member radio stations. NOTE: There is a :17 blank lead-in.

LISTEN: Candidates for US Senate Seat Debate Vigorously

KOB 4 and the Santa Fe New Mexican hosted a debate between the candidates running for the U.S. Senate seat in New Mexico. Rep. Ben Ray Lujan, a Democrat, Mark Ronchetti, a Republican, and Libertarian Bob Walsh participated in the debate. The audio is available for NMBA member radio stations.

College voters poised to impact 2020 election

Biden leads overwhelmingly among national student population As the 2020 general election approaches, the role college voters might play is taking shape. Early polling indicates young voters are highly engaged and that college students strongly favor Democratic nominee Joe Biden, making them a potentially pivotal group.

Torres Small, Herrell meet in 1st debate in close House race

RIO RANCHO, N.M. (AP) — Democratic Rep. Xochitl Torres Small and Republican challenger Yvette Herrell finally have met in a debate in southern New Mexico’s closely watched U.S. House race. Torres Small stressed “bipartisanship” during the KOAT-TV/Albuquerque Journal-sponsored debate Sunday while Herrell tried to link the Democrat to House Speaker

Presidential race heats up in New Mexico

KOAT political expert says Hispanics will decide if state goes red or blue ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Will New Mexico go red or blue in November and will we see any of the candidates come here? “These candidates in the closing weeks are going to focus on those states they think are competitive,”