Tag Archives: Albuquerque Municipal Election

Dem Sweep! Diane Gibson Triumphs, Referendum Fails in Albuquerque

Extreme, restrictive anti-choice initiative loses—big victory for women’s health care choices The results are in and Albuquerque voters said yes to Diane Gibson and no to out-of-state extremists. Councilwoman-elect Gibson ran a strong campaign that reinforced Democratic ideas to create jobs and support local businesses, stand up for women’s health care choices and be a

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DPNM Chairman Sam Bregman’s Response-2013 Mayor Berry “State of City” Address

The challenges facing Albuquerque are the same ones that the city has faced during Mayor Berry’s first 4 years—lack of good paying jobs, the need to sustain a healthy quality of life for all residents and ensuring our kids have a world class education. Mayor Berry presents a rosy, feel good picture of Albuquerque in

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Tea Party ‘Do Nothing’ Republican Janice Arnold-Jones Supports Voter Suppression Efforts In Albuquerque

Failed congressional tea party candidate Janice Arnold-Jones had a chance to increase voter turnout for the November 19th election by allowing an additional voting center at UNM. Once again, she voted in lockstep with the City Council’s Republican majority voting NO. At the same time, she supports allowing mega-churches to have voting centers, again blurring

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Janice Arnold-Jones is a Do-Nothing Tea Party Republican—Democrat Diane Gibson Needs Our Help

Failed congressional candidate Janice Arnold-Jones is trying to hide the truth from voters—she is a do-nothing, tea party Republican trying to win a 4 year term on the Albuquerque City Council on November 19. From the NM GOP: “Sam Bregman should be embarrassed by his appalling attempts to smear Janice Arnold-Jones in the District 7….

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Matt Biggs Endorses Diane Gibson for Albuquerque City Council District 7

Matt Biggs, announced today that he is endorsing fellow Democrat, Diane Gibson, for City Council in District 7 in the Nov 19th runoff election. Matt Biggs is a small-businessman, Marine Veteran and native New Mexican who ran in the October 8th election for City Council in District 7. Below is a statement from Matt Biggs

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Janice Arnold-Jones Served in the NM Legislature for 10 years: What did she do?

Nothing. Absolutely nothing. Failed congressional candidate and Tea Party Republican Janice Arnold-Jones wants to be elected to the Albuquerque City Council for a four year term. Why? Like Congressman Steve Pearce, she lectures everyone about their personal beliefs and then does nothing. Ms. Arnold-Jones has no ideas, no vision and wasted 10 years in the

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Janice Arnold-Jones: Another Anti-Choice, Tea Party Republican Hiding Views From Voters

Former state rep and failed congressional candidate Janice Arnold-Jones, is attempting to win election to the Albuquerque City Council, desperately trying to hide her extreme tea party views. No wonder. The tea party is responsible for the government shutdown and is doing all they can to destroy the US economy. Why would an appointed, elected

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Pete Dinelli—Leadership for Albuquerque

Mayor Berry and City Clerk unleash voter suppression efforts. Election Day is October 8 and voting accessibility is one of the defining issues for leadership in Albuquerque. Democrats have always believed that municipal and state government should do all possible to provide easy access for city and state residents to vote. Mayor Berry wasted no

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Whose Side is Republican Mayor Berry On?

GOP Mayor’s Extremism At Odds With ABQ Values Furthering the theme set forth in Dinelli’s first ad, “Backwards,” this second spot from the Democratic candidate continues to illustrate the extreme and out-of-touch positions of Republican RJ Berry.  This ad uses the words of trusted Democratic figures Hillary Clinton, Ted Kennedy, Vice President Biden and President

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A Message from Democratic State Chairman Sam Bregman Regarding the Albuquerque Municipal Election

AUDIO A message from Democratic State Chairman Sam Bregman. Click Here. “Hi, this is Democratic State Chairman Sam Bregman. “Once again Republican Mayor Berry is attacking our Democratic candidate for Mayor, Pete Dinelli. It is well known in politic that if you can’t point to your accomplishments, what you’ve done right, then attack your opponent.

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