Tag Archives: Xochitl Torres Small

All Three of NM’s U.S. Reps Vote to Impeach | The Line

Xochitl Impeachment

December 20, 2019 – The U.S. House of Representatives has voted to impeach President Trump. Gene Grant and The Line opinion panel look at the political impact of that decision, focusing on how it will affect Xochitl Torres Small’s effort to keep her seat as a Democrat in the conservative-leaning Second Congressional District.

Line Panelists:
Dede Feldman, former state senator
Tom Garrity, The Garrity Group PR
Dave Mulryan, founder, Everybody Votes
H. Diane Snyder, former state senator

For More Information:
Torres Small: Impeachment ‘the necessary response’ to Trump’s actionsThe NM Political Report

Torres Small supports Trump impeachmentLas Cruces Sun News

Rep.  Torres Small will support impeachmentAlbuquerque Journal

Will voting ‘yes’ on Trump impeachment hurt Torres Small’s political career?KOAT

Local Impacts of a Presidential Impeachment Inquiry | The Line

1313 Line Impeachment Inquiry

September 27, 2019 – This week, Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi officially announced an impeachment inquiry for President Donald Trump. Two of New Mexico’s congressional delegation are on the record supporting impeachment proceedings: Ben Ray Lujan and Deb Haaland. But, the state’s 2nd Congressional District Rep. Xochitl Torres Small is playing her cards close to the vest. Host Gene Grant and The Line opinion panelists talk about what role our congressional delegation should play in any impeachment proceedings, and what the impact of all this might be heading into an election year in 2020.

Line Panelists:
Merritt Allen, Vox Optima LLC
Michael Bird, Public Health Consultant
Jeffrey Candelaria, Konnection Now & KKOB
Laura Sanchez-Rivét, Affirm


For Further Reading/Watching:
Two NM Congressmembers Urge Impeachment InquiryAlbuquerque Journal

How Does Impeachment Work?The Atlantic