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Gary King Loses 2014 New Mexico Governor Race To Incumbent Susana Martinez

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Democrat Gary King lost the New Mexico governor race to incumbent Susana Martinez (R). King currently serves as New Mexico's attorney general. ...

Susana Martinez Wins Re-Election In New Mexico Governor Race

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Republican Susana Martinez was re-elected as governor of New Mexico on Tuesday. Martinez beat Democrat Gary King. Below, more updates on electio...

New Mexico Governor Election Results: Susana Martinez Defeats Gary King

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez (R) was re-elected on Tuesday. Martinez defeated Democrat Gary King. Below, more updates on election news: ...

King Wins Race To Challenge Susana Martinez

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics

Democrat Gary King will challenge Susana Martinez in the New Mexico gubernatorial race, the Associated Press reports. King, the state's attorney ge...

Dems Pick Challenger To Face Martinez

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics

New Mexico Democrats selected Gary King to challenge incumbent Gov. Susan Martinez in November's general election, the Associated Press reports. Ki...

Voters Head To The Polls In New Mexico

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics

New Mexico is one of many states with primary elections taking place Tuesday, June 3. Alabama, California, Iowa, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey a...

GOP Gov Calls Opponent A 'B****'

The Huffington Post | Sara Bondioli | Posted 04.16.2014 | Politics

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez, the female Hispanic leader who has been hailed as the future of the Republican Party, displays a vindictive side in p...

Marriage Comes to New Mexico

Matt Baume | Posted 10.26.2013 | Gay Voices
Matt Baume

Nobody ever said that the civil rights fight was simple, but the marriage equality situation in New Mexico right now may currently be the world's most complicated.

New Mexico Governor OK After Hair-Raising Plane Failure

AP | Posted 07.24.2012 | Politics

SANTA FE, N.M. — A spokesman for New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez says she and her husband were not injured when a small private airplane carryin...

New Mexico Governor's Grandfather Was A U.S. Citizen

AP | BARRY MASSEY | Posted 06.27.2012 | Latino Voices

SANTA FE, N.M. -- Ever since taking office last year as the nation's first Hispanic female governor, New Mexico's Susana Martinez found her family tre...

Ain't No Mountain High Enough

Joel Sucher | Posted 04.30.2012 | Politics
Joel Sucher

The mountain climbing former Republican governor of New Mexico now wants to climb this country's ultimate political Everest. And he wants the voting public to believe that, as a third party candidate, he can succeed.

Michelangelo Signorile

Former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson On Why He's Gay Voters' Best Presidential Choice

HuffingtonPost.com | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 01.24.2012 | Gay Voices

Former New Mexico GOP Gov. Gary Johnson says he’s the best presidential choice for gay voters -- better than even President Obama -- calling Newt G...

Gov. Susana Martinez Clarifies Immigrant Past

AP | By BARRY MASSEY and RUSSELL CONTRERAS | Posted 11.14.2011 | Latino Voices

SANTA FE, N.M. -- New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez has dug into her family's ancestry and uncovered immigration documents she says suggest her paternal...

Governor's Great Grandparents Were Illegal Immigrants

Koat.com | Posted 10.12.2011 | Latino Voices

SANTA FE, N.M. -- New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez and the protestors against her fight to ban driver's licenses for illegal immigrants have more in co...

WATCH: Bear Makes Unwelcome Visit To New Mexico Governor's Mansion

Posted 09.18.2011 | Green

Given the many issues that politicians must face, a bear is probably not high on their list of concerns. But this past weekend, New Mexico Governor Su...

Thank You New Mexico For Banning Corporal Punishment in Schools

Marc Ecko | Posted 08.07.2012 | Education
Marc Ecko

The time has come to abolish corporal punishmen, ending the threat of children being hit by adults and freeing children from the hostile environment this threat creates.

Governor Martinez: FREE New Mexico's Children From the Paddle

Marc Ecko | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marc Ecko

By signing this bill into law, 330,000 children in New Mexico will finally go to school in a paddle-free environment -- free from the fear of being hit by larger adults.

Misrepresenting Climate Science: Cherry-Picking Data to Hide the Disappearance of Arctic Ice

Peter H. Gleick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Peter H. Gleick

As the climate science continues to strengthen, and as the observational data around the world continue to accumulate, those who deny the reality or severity of human-induced climate change are getting increasingly desperate.

Bill Richardson Will Consider Pardoning Billy The Kid In Final Days Of Term

AP | SUE MAJOR HOLMES | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson says he's received a formal petition to pardon legendary gunslinger Billy the Kid, and will ...

NM-Gov: 50% Martinez (R), 42% Denish (D) (Martinez 10/24)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Public Opinion Strategies, for Martinez campaign 10/20-21/10, 10/23-24/10; 800 likely voters, 3.48% margin of error Mode: Live phone interview (NM FBI...

NM-Gov: 46% Martinez (R), 45% Denish (D) (Denish 10/24)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Greenberg Quinlan Rosner, for Denish campaign 10/20-24/10; 603 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Live phone interview (NM FBIHOP article) New M...

NM-Gov: 51% Martinez (R), 42% Denish (D) (POS 10/3-5)

Huffington Post | Carly Kinney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Public Opinion Strategies 10/3-5/10; 900 likely voters, 3.27% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews (POS release) New Mexico 2010 Governor...

NM-Gov: 52% Martinez (R), 43% Denish (D) (Rasmussen 10/10)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rasmussen 10/10/10; 750 Likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Automated phone (Rasmussen release) New Mexico 2010 Governor 52% Martinez (R), 43% D...

NM-Gov: 49% Martinez (R), 46% Denish (D) (Denish 9/30-10/4)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Greenberg Quinlan Rosner (D) for Diane Denish 9/30-10/1/10; 602 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews (Rasmussen release) ...

NM-Gov: 49% Martinez (R), 42% Denish (D) (AlbuquerqueJournal 9/27-30)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Albuquerque Journal 9/27-30/10; 941 likely voters, 3% margin of error Mode: live telephone interviews (Albuquerque Journal release) New Mexico 2010...