Before taking a leave of absence from her state job and giving up her government-issued phone, Kasandra Gandara sent a text from the phone related to her city council campaign. “I wish I could take it back,” Gandara says.
There were lots of kind words last week for Stephanie Maez, who announced her resignation from the New Mexico House of Representatives to focus on her family after her son’s arrest on a murder charge.
The former campaign manager for Howard Dean says small-dollar donors can’t beat big money — yet.
Our children are also a precious resource, yet we continue to allow them to rank at the bottom of the nation in well-being.
I’ve written about the Las Cruces TEA Party not being allowed to hold its forum for candidates in the Nov. 3 municipal election at City Hall. They held a forum anyway, at a local church. Watch video here.
Some are upset that Dianna Duran could avoid prison and keep her pension. Others are just glad she’s no longer New Mexico’s secretary of state.