Politics

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.

UNM responds to protest against Tomi Lahren presence on campus

39 Views  Â â€˜I felt safer with the protestors than I ever would in a room full of Turning Point-aligned individuals’ Since protesters gathered at the Student Union Building on Sept. 15, the University of New Mexico has released a statement condemning actions made that night that caused  speaker Tomi Lahren to leave

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.

Lordsburg mayor sentenced after breaking probation conditions

52 Views  Â LORDSBURG, N.M. (KRQE) – A New Mexico mayor is in trouble with the law again – after breaking the rules of her probation from a summer DWI arrest. Glenda Greene was elected mayor of Lordsburg, New Mexico in November 2021. A month later in December, she pleaded guilty to driving

Richardson visits Moscow as Griner, Whelan remain jailed

52 Views  Â WASHINGTON (AP) — Bill Richardson, the former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and a frequent emissary in hostage negotiations who has worked to secure the releases of WNBA star Brittney Griner and another jailed American, Paul Whelan, visited Moscow this week and held meetings with Russian leaders,