October 15, 2021 – The Line opinion panel breaks down the latest campaign finance numbers in the governor’s race. While the general election is still a year away, the most recent reporting period sheds new light on the Republican primary field. State Rep. Rebecca Dow says her $440,000 take makes her the frontrunner. Meanwhile, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham took in $2.5 million as she looks to build an unassailable war chest.
Host: Gene Grant
Line Opinion Panel:
Merritt Allen, Vox Optima public relations
Sophie Martin, attorney
H. Diane Snyder, former state senator
For More Information:
Annual review of campaign finances resumes in New Mexico – Santa Fe New Mexican
NM ethics agency seeks expanded staff, jurisdiction – Albuquerque Journal
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