Thursday, May 15, 2008

What's Wrong With This Picture?: For Pete’s Sake!

What's Wrong With This Picture?: For Pete’s Sake!

Fellow blogger Mark Bralley urged me for months to start a blog. Now it's up and Bralley is rolling out the welcome mat. Also go check out the challenge blogger Mario Burgos has issued for me.

It's good to be in cyber space now.

Sunday, May 11, 2008

A "Quiet Workhorse" Isn't Packing His Boxes Yet!

New Mexicans paid tribute to retiring 6-term Senator Pete Domenici (R) on Friday, May 10, 2008 at the Albuquerque Marriott during their "Victory 2008 " fundraiser.

After dinner NM State Republican Party Chairman Allen Weh introduced Sen. Domenici's long-time colleage senate colleague Alfonse D’Amato from New York.

Listen to D"Amato's keynote address.

And Domenici's gracious comments here.

Will Congressional Candidates Put"Care" back in Health Care?

Photo: M.G. Bralley

Democratic and Republican CD-1 (NM) candidates attended a health care forum on Thursday, May 8th at the First Unitarian Church in Albuquerque. The forum was sponsored by Health Action New Mexico and the League of Women Voters. Rebecca Vigil Hiron was absent due to illness.

Listen to Michelle Lujan-Grisham (D), Darren White (R), Robert Piddock (D), Martin Heinrich (D), and Joe Carraro (R) discuss their ideas, plans and vision in this un-edited (90 minute) audio recording.

Sen. Joe Carraro Speaks Out!

On March 25, 2008 Senator Joe Carraro filed more than 900 signatures with the NM Secretary of State's office, and qualified for the GOP CD-1 primary election after being shut out at the party's pre-primary nominating convention by Bernalillo County Sheriff Darren White.

Carraro says he has the experience to represent the district in Washington.

Listen to the un-edited interview from March 25, 2008 with State Senator Joe Carraro.

Photo: M.G. Bralley