OPINION/EDITORIALS: Summary of Journal Endorsements

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Here is a summary of Albuquerque Journal endorsements in contested races as they

appear on the Nov. 2 ballot:

U.S. Congress


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District 1 — Jon Barela, Republican

District 2 — Steve Pearce, Republican

District 3 — Tom Mullins, Republican


Susana Martinez, Republican


Secretary of State


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Dianna Duran, Republican


State Auditor

Hector Balderas, Democrat


State Treasurer

James Lewis, Democrat



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Attorney General

Matt Chandler, Republican


Land Commissioner

Ray Powell, Democrat


Court of Appeals

Robert Robles, Democrat


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N.M. House of Representatives

District 12 — Ernest Chavez, Democrat

District 14 — Clara Pena, Republican

District 15 — Justin Horwitz, Republican

District 19 — Sheryl Williams Stapleton, Democrat

District 21 — Antoinette Marie Baca, Republican

District 23 — David Doyle, Republican


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District 25 — Danice Picraux, Democrat

District 26 — Al Park, Democrat

District 28 — Jimmie Hall, Republican

District 29 — Thomas Anderson, Republican

District 30 — Nate Gentry, Republican

District 31 — William Rehm, Republican

District 50 — Rhonda King, Democrat



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Public Regulation Commission

District 2 — Patrick Lyons, Republican

District 4 — Theresa Becenti-Aguilar, Democrat

District 5 — Bill McCamley, Democrat


Metropolitan Court

Division 9 — Yvette Gonzales, Democrat

Division 15 — Alfred Quintana, Republican


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Bernalillo County Commission

District 1 — Michelle Lujan Grisham, Democrat

District 3 — Maggie Hart Stebbins, Democrat

District 5 — Wayne Johnson, Republican


Bernalillo County Assessor

Karen Montoya, Democrat


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Bernalillo County Sheriff

Dan Houston, Republican


Probate Judge

Willow Misty Parks, Democrat


Judicial Retention

Supreme Court


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Charles Daniels — Yes

Petra Maes –Yes

Court of Appeals

Michael Bustamante — Yes

Celia Foy Castillo — Yes

Metropolitan Court

Victor Valdez — Yes

Kevin Fitzwater — Yes


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Cristina Jaramillo — No

Julie Altwies — Yes

Frank Sedillo — Yes

Maria Dominguez — Yes

Sandra Clinton — Yes

Judith Nakamura — Yes

Edward Benavidez — Yes

Sandra Engel — Yes


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Daniel Ramczyk — Yes

Benjamin Chavez — Yes

Sharon Walton — Yes

Rachel Irene Walker Al-Yasi — No

Rosie Lazcano Allred — Yes

Linda Rogers — No




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District 5 — Bruce Thomson, Democrat

Bond question — Yes


Bernalillo County Bond Questions

Yes on all, 1-6


Constitutional Amendments

1 — Yes

2, 3, 4 and 5 — No


State General Obligation Bonds

Yes on all, A-D



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