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Sen. Carlos Cisneros, D-Questa, has been elected chair of the Border Legislative Conference. The organization's mission is to … more
Former Gov. Gary Johnson said he used to believe the job of a U.S. senator was “bellying up to the trough.” more
By Heath Haussamen NMPolitics.netJohn Gomes was smiling as he filled out a voter registration form at Chaparral High School in April."I love being patriotic and living in this country," said the … more
Congratulations. It's January 2019 and you've just been sworn in as governor of New Mexico. Now, you have less than five months to fix much of what is wrong with the … more
Democratic Congresswoman Michelle Lujan Grisham's campaign for governor has cost a whopping $3.9 million so far, … more
A wealthy entrepreneur has been giving away his fortune for decades, and now his efforts are propping up New Mexico's best-funded political action … more
TORNILLO, Texas - Rosy Vega-Barrio is about as close to a mayor as Tornillo has had.As superintendent of the local school district, she leads the institution … more
The race for Colfax County Assessor was the only close one in the June 5 primary as Kristi Graham narrowly edged out Suzanne Valdez 757 to 722. Leonard Baca, undersheriff at the Colfax County … more
A Los Alamos National Laboratory engineer and a retired lawyer for the lab were on the way to victory Tuesday night in Democratic primary elections for a pair of open state legislative seats in … more
Political newcomer Andrea Romero scored a stunning upset Tuesday, ousting three-term incumbent state Rep. Carl Trujillo in a fiercely competitive and remarkably nasty Democratic primary race in House … more
Stephanie Garcia Richard, an educator and state legislator from Los Alamos, won the three-way race for the Democratic Party nomination for state land commissioner in the primary election … more
ESPAÑOLA – It's the end of a political era in Northern New Mexico. In a decisive victory – the scope of which surprised even some of her most ardent supporters … more
ALBUQUERQUE - New Mexico Democrats overwhelmingly chose U.S. Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham on Tuesday to carry the party's banner in the race for governor after nearly eight years out of power and a … more
In Tuesday's primary election, Taos County incumbents largely came away unscathed, even in hotly contested races. With all 36 precincts reporting, Jerry Hogrefe retained his seat as sheriff while … more
All 36 precincts reporting; all but federal provisional ballots: more
Taos County has several contentious races that could be close as results roll in from the Secretary of State's office. Aside from statewide positions for Governor, Lt. Governor, Auditor and Land … more
Taos County voters took time out of their lunch breaks to stop by the various polls and cast their votes for the 2018 primary elections. From Costilla to Peñasco, voters earned their … more
Polls opened at 7 a.m. for the primary election Tuesday (June 5). Bernice Valerio, and her co-helpers in Precinct 19 arrived at 6 a.m. to take up their positions at the table in the Ranchos … more
June 5 update  -Taos County Bureau of Elections provided this updated list. Any questions, please call them at (575) 737-6400.   more
What exactly does New Mexico's state auditor do? The answer depends on which candidate in the Democratic Party primary you ask.Former state party Chairman Brian … more
Peñasco residents gathered Thursday evening (May 24) at the Peñasco Schools cafeteria to hear from candidates running for Taos County Sheriff … more
Three people are running in the June 5 Democratic primary in a race for a state house seat that's been held by a single person since 1973.The energy in … more
Here is a list of primary candidates in local races and some state and federal races on the area ballots. Taos News-endorsed candidates are in bold. more
Democratic primary voters in Española and a large, rural swath of Northern New Mexico will face a stark choice in the June 5 contest for House District 41: Vote to retain a … more
How much do the candidates for New Mexico governor pay in taxes? Two evidently do not think that it's anyone's business. The New Mexican asked the three Democrats and lone Republican running … more
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