Tag Archives: Mayor Berry

The Line: What Will Albuquerque’s Next Mayor Inherit?

NMiF: Mayor Berry

September 29, 2017 – Mayor Richard Berry presented his final State of the City address, and gave an upbeat overview of his accomplishments during his eight years as Albuquerque’s leader.  But recent polls show residents to be very concerned about the uptick in crime, and a recent FBI report confirmed that crime rose between 2015 and 2016.  Gene Grant and the Line panelists discuss what is in store for whomever becomes the next mayor of Albuquerque.

Line Panelists:
Dan Foley, former House minority whip
Tom Garrity, the Garrity Group PR
Mary Hudetz, reporter for Associated Press
Sophie Martin, attorney

The Line: Nine Candidates on Ballot for Albuquerque Mayor

NMiF: Albuquerque Mayoral Race

May 5, 2017 -  It’s official. Nine candidates have submitted enough signatures to appear on the ballot when Albuquerque citizens go to the polls on October 3 to choose their next mayor.

9 of 16 mayoral candidates qualify for ballot

This week’s Line opinion panelists make some predictions about which one of those candidates might take the lead.

Line Panelists
Dan Foley, former New Mexico house minority whip
Marsha Garcia, Strategies 360
Laura Sanchez-Rivét, attorney at Cuddy & McCarthy, LLP
Mary T. Torres, attorney at Law Offices of Mary T. Torres