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By The Pajama Pundit | Related entries in New Mexico, News

From the AP via FirstRead, “New Mexico: Iceman For Governor?” Val Kilmer is pondering running for governor of New Mexico in 2010, when Democrat Bill Richardson’s second term ends. ‘I’m just looking for ways to be contributive,’ Kilmer told The Associated Press on Thursday. ‘And if that ends up being where I can make a […]

February 9th, 2009 | Permalink| No Comments »

Obama Wins New Mexico

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, New Mexico

Yet another Bush 2004 state goes to Obama. 5 electoral votes. IT IS OVER! Tweet

November 4th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Zogby: Obama Up By 16 In New Mexico

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Barr, Democrats, Independents, McCain, New Mexico, Polls, Republicans

Obama – 49% McCain – 33% Barr – 9% Nader – 2% This is a state that Bush took by only 1% in 2004, and barely lost in 2000. The details… Hispanics for Obama and self-identified libertarians for Barr make McCain a distant second. Hispanics make up 30% of the sample, and they choose Obama […]

July 11th, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »

Rasmussen: Obama Leads In New Mexico By 8

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Democrats, Independents, McCain, New Mexico, Polls, Republicans

– 47% – 39% Last month it was 50% to 41%, so Obama has a net -1 loss this month, but this is still significant enough to make his campaign confident that New Mexico could turn blue again. The demo details… As in most states, Obama polls better among women in New Mexico than men. […]

June 23rd, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Make Bill Richardson VP Or He’ll Kill This Child

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Democrats, Discuss, New Mexico, Richardson, Veep

I stole the pic and line from Ezra, but what about Bill? After all, he’s got the swing state, gubernatorial experience, a demonstratable post-partisan track record and his foreign policy credentials are literally second to none in this or nearly any VP crop I can remember. Plus, his endorsement of Obama came at a time […]

June 14th, 2008 | Permalink| 9 Comments »

3 More Superdelegates For Obama Today

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Democrats, Hawaii, Hillary, New Mexico, South Carolina, Super Delegates!!!

That’s +7 for the day. Are the floodgates about to open? From RCP: [...] the Obama campaign has won the endorsements of Hawaii Rep. Mazie Hirono and Laurie Weahkee, a New Mexico superdelegate and lead organizer for the Native American Voters Alliance. Also, Wilber Lee Jeffcoat… Jeffcoat, a retired trucking supervisor and member of the […]

May 9th, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Obama Gets Endorsement Of Senator Jeff Bingaman

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Democrats, New Mexico, Super Delegates!!!

And that means another superdelegate for Obama. From NY Times: Sen. Barack Obama officially pulled ahead today in the scramble for endorsements from colleagues in the U.S. Senate, thanks to Sen. Jeff Bingaman of New Mexico. Never one of the Senate’s most high-profile members, Bingaman now has a claim to political fame: He put Obama […]

April 28th, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »