Tag Archives: Republicans

President Trump Holds Rally in Rio Rancho

Trump Rally

September 20, 2019 – This week, President Donald Trump made his first visit to New Mexico since the 2016 elections. His campaign believes it can turn our state red in the 2020 elections, in part by appealing to Hispanic voters. We hear some of what the president had to say to the crowd at the Santa Ana Star Center as well as the supporters who spent hours in line to attend the president’s rally.

For Further Reading/Watching:

Full Rally (Raw Video)New Mexico in Focus

The Line: Reviewing The Legislative Session

1230 Tone of Legislature

March 22, 2019 – Gene Grant and the Line opinion panelists pick winners and losers from the past two months of lawmaking, as Democrats closed the books at the Roundhouse on their first session under a new governor.

Line Panelists:
Dan Foley, former NM House minority whip
Tom Garrity, the Garrity Group PR
Inez Russell Gomez, editorial page editor, Santa Fe New Mexican
Cathryn McGill, founder/director, NM Black History Organizing Committee

For Further Reading:

Done deal: New Mexico Legislature adjourns – by Andrew Oxford, Santa Fe New Mexican

Governor and Democrats bask in session successes – by Trip Jennings, New Mexico in Depth

 Legislature 2019: Session summary – by Dan McKay and Dan Boyd, Albuquerque Journal

Liberal New Mexico Lawmakers See Friction With Moderates – by Russell Contreras, Associated Press