May 7, 2021 –
Early voting has begun in the special election to fill Deb Haaland’s seat in the 1st Congressional District, and the candidates have begun a series of debates on local commercial TV stations. NMiF Senior Producer Matt Grubs digs into a lengthy interview with Republican state Sen. Mark Moores.
As Albuquerque has grown more Democratic, he’s hung onto his Northeast Heights district. Moores owns a medical testing lab, but he’s been in politics for decades, serving as chief of staff to former Lieutenant Gov. Walter Bradley.
Matt Grubs, NMiF Senior Producer
Mark Moores, Republican state senator