Democrats grab Albuquerque mayoral seat back from GOP in blowout


ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Democrats wrested control of New Mexico’s largest city from the GOP on Tuesday as Democratic New Mexico State Auditor Tim Keller easily won a race to become Albuquerque’s next mayor.According to unofficial results, Keller beat Republican Albuquerque City Councilor Dan Lewis with 62 percent of the vote …

The Latest: Democrats Take Albuquerque’s Mayor Seat From GOP

The Latest: Democrats Take Albuquerque’s Mayor Seat From GOP  U.S. News & World ReportTim Keller wins Albuquerque’s mayoral race  KOB 4Albuquerque mayoral runoff election liveblog  New Mexico Political ReportFull coverage

Tim Keller wins Albuquerque’s mayoral race

Keller, a Democrat, racked up 37,940 votes in early and absentee ballots while his opponent, Dan Lewis, had 22,511. Shortly after those numbers came down Tuesday evening, Lewis conceded the race to Keller. Keller takes office on Dec. 1 and will replace two-term Mayor Richard Berry, who did not seek …

Keller wins Albuquerque mayor’s race

………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ……….ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Albuquerque voters lifted native son Tim Keller to victory on Tuesday, electing him mayor in what turned out to be a landslide.Keller, a Democrat and New Mexico’s state auditor, beat …

Eyeopener election panel talks tight race for Calgary mayoral seat

Tens of thousands of Calgarians have already cast their ballots for the upcoming Oct. 16 civic election. A recent poll suggests a growing lead for mayoral candidate Bill Smith over the incumbent, Naheed Nenshi. As the campaigns roll into their final week, independent pollster Janet Brown and Marc Henry, president of …

Hill Democrats score a seat at the table, but they’re still looking for a legislative win

Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer could not hide his glee as he approached the microphones Wednesday afternoon. “Ye of little faith,” the New York Democrat chirped to The Washington Post before launching into one of the strangest news …

Pressure from Democrats, Trump puts Sessions in familiar hot seat

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation’s chief law enforcement officer found himself in a familiar spot Friday: belittled by the president, pressured to investigate political opponents and sucked back into the center of the storm around the investigation into the Trump administration’s campaign ties to Russia. In President …

Cubs plane diverted to Albuquerque

The Cubs’ arrival in Los Angeles for their National League Championship Series was delayed Friday when their plane was diverted to Albuquerque due to a medical situation with a family member of someone on the charter flight.The plane landed in Albuquerque around 6:30 a.m. Central and sat at the airport …