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State rep sorry for ‘Anglo newcomers’ comment

Posted: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 7:10 pm | Updated: 7:33 am, Thu May 15, 2014. By Steve Terrell The New Mexican | 9 comments Rep. Miguel Garcia, D-Albuquerque, on Wednesday apologized to two legislative candidates he had disparaged earlier this week … Continue reading

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Nuevo México: Legislador hispano se disculpa

By Associated Press The Associated Press SANTA FE, Nuevo México, EE.UU. — Un legislador estatal hispano ha ofrecido disculpas a dos candidatos en las primarias demócratas por aludir a ellos en términos étnicos y desdeñosos en un correo electrónico a … Continue reading

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House hopeful makes six-figure contribution to own campaign

Posted: Monday, May 12, 2014 8:45 pm | Updated: 10:48 pm, Mon May 12, 2014. By Milan Simonich The New Mexican Olin Clawson, running for the state House of Representatives in an impoverished Gallup-area district, has put almost $105,000 of his own money into … Continue reading

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House District 7 (D) – Teresa Smith de Cherif

By Journal Staff PUBLISHED: Monday, May 12, 2014 at 11:16 am House District 7 Teresa Smith de Cherif POLITICAL PARTY: Democratic OCCUPATION: Medical doctor CITY/TOWN OF RESIDENCE: El Cerro de Tomé, Los Lunas RELEVANT EXPERIENCE: After five-year appointment, was elected to … Continue reading

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Fundraising totals in contested state House primaries

April 15th, 2014 | Comments Off Monday was the filing deadline for candidates for state House as well as statewide candidates. NM Telegram listed the 21 districts with contested primaries last month. Update: It is now 20, as the candidate challenging Speaker of … Continue reading

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10 key races could decide House control

Posted: Thursday, April 3, 2014 9:00 pm | Updated: 12:19 am, Sat Apr 5, 2014. By Steve Terrell The New Mexican | In a year when many speculate that the state Republican Party has a decent shot at winning control … Continue reading

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Salazar seeks 22nd term; speaker faces challenger

Posted: Tuesday, March 11, 2014 8:00 pm | Updated: 10:44 pm, Tue Mar 11, 2014. By Milan Simonich The New Mexican | State Rep. Nick Salazar of Ohkay Owingeh, at 42 years in office the longest-serving member of the House … Continue reading

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Socorro Fiber Arts guild — more than meets the eye

by Karen Bailey-Bowman | November 21, 2013 | Filed under: News The Socorro Fiber Arts Guild is more than a collective of like-minded fiber artists — the group reaches out to the community with its charitable efforts and educational programs

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Commission OKs dollar store in LC

by Julia M. Dendinger | May 22, 2013 | Filed under: News A requested zone change for a Dollar General in Los Chavez got the green light from county commissioners on a 4-0 vote last week, but there were a … Continue reading

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VSWCD mill levy passes; de Cherif and Moya re-elected

by Julia M. Dendinger | May 8, 2013 | Filed under: News One candidate was literally jumping for joy while it was smiles all around for everyone else Tuesday evening after the results of the Valencia Soil and Water Conservation … Continue reading

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