Recover password

Governor will travel to Nevada to cheer on UNM, NMSU

Gov. Susana Martinez will travel to Nevada tomorrow to watch basketball and raise money for her re-election campaign.

The Republican governor and her husband, First Gentleman Chuck Franco, will root on both the University of New Mexico Lobos and the New Mexico State University Aggies in the teams’ respective conference tournaments, campaign spokesman Danny Diaz said.

While in Las Vegas, Martinez will seek to raise funds for her campaign. The governor was barred from soliciting campaign contributions during this year’s legislative session and the 20-day bill signing period that followed it. The bill signing period ended today.

The governor’s re-election campaign will pay for her travel costs. Martinez is scheduled to return to New Mexico on Sunday.


Continue reading