Ronchetti wins. Paul & Wally discuss that outcome and other races; Paul recently traveled to Florida for an event with anti-tax advocate Grover Norquist. He discusses the national scene;
Common Cause supports New Mexico’s awful judicial election process. Paul and Wally discuss their issues with it.
A new study finds high gas prices hit rural, poor the most (duh). Speaking of inflation, Paul recently spoke to KOAT channel 7 about trash, water, and power fees going up in Albuquerque.
Biden visited New Mexico to offer aid to forest fire victims. A lefty news site actually goes behind the headlines and talks to Northern New Mexicans frustrated by Forest Service mismanagement.
In a seeming conflict of interest, NM Environment Department (headed by MLG) gives out awards to friendly legislators.
Does New Mexico have an education secretary? It is hard to say.