May 2, 2019 – A survey by the research company Morning Consult showed a surprising score for first term Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham. After winning the election with 57 percent of the vote last year, the poll showed the governor’s approval rating at a so-so 41%. Gene Grant and the Line opinion panelists debate possible reasons behind the numbers.
Mark Boitano, former NM state senator
Martha Burk, political psychologist and women’s issues expert
Julie Ann Grimm, editor, Santa Fe Reporter
Diane Snyder, former NM state senator
For Further Reading:
First public approval ratings show Lujan Grisham above water, but many have no opinion – by Matthew Reichbach, NM Political Report
Lujan Grisham has tepid approval rating in poll – by Dan Boyd, Albuquerque Journal