Election Coverage

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November 2, 2018 – Our next governor will have a lot of issues to deal with, and both candidates have their own opinions on handling the budget surplus, reworking the state’s education system, and building relationships with the New Mexico … Continue reading The Line: Twists And Turns In The Governor’s Race

November 2, 2018 – The midterm election is just around the corner—it’s crunch time for campaigns, parties and civic groups to get out the vote—so it comes down, in part, to voter enthusiasm. Who are the candidates and the parties … Continue reading Voter Targeting And Turnout

November 2, 2018 – Gene Grant sits down with Artie Pepin, director of the Administrative Office of the Courts, to find out more about the proposed changes to Constitutional Amendment #1, which asks voters to allow the legislature to change … Continue reading Constitutional Amendment 1: Potential Changes To Appeals Process

This week on New Mexico in Focus: With the midterm election just around the corner, campaigns, parties and civic groups are working hard to drum up voter enthusiasm. Who are the candidates and parties counting on to get out to … Continue reading Midterm Elections, Constitutional Amendment #1, Carlsbad & The Economic Boom, The Line

NEW MEXICO ELECTION NIGHT COVERAGE Tuesday, November 6, 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. Ch. 5.1 – National – PBS NEWSHOUR Election Night Coverage Ch. 9.1 – Local – NEW MEXICO Coverage Ch. 5.3 – FNX – NATIVE ELECTION NIGHT LIVE New … Continue reading NEW MEXICO ELECTION NIGHT COVERAGE – Tuesday, November 6, 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.

October 26, 2018 – New Mexico in Focus takes a closer look at electing judges to the New Mexico Court of Appeals. Six of the ten judicial positions are on the ballot this election, and four of those are contested … Continue reading Electing Judges To The New Mexico Court Of Appeals

October 26, 2018 – With a little over a week to go before Election Day, candidates are pulling out all the stops in their efforts to win. Gene Grant and the Line opinion panelists discuss the role attack ads, big-name … Continue reading The Line: The Politics Of Attack Ads And Endorsements

October 19, 2018 – There are 39 contested seats in the New Mexico House of Representatives, and all 70 House seats appear on the November ballot. Will there be a “blue wave” as some are predicting, or will the GOP … Continue reading The Line: Control Of NM’s House of Representatives Up For Grabs