Lt. Guv supporting Hillary

New Mexico Lt. Gov. Diane Denish has announced she’s supporting Hillary Clinton in the race for the White House.

“New Mexicans are concerned about the fate of the country and are paying close attention to who our next leader will be,” Denish said in a press release following Tuesday’s Democratic debate in Las Vegas, Nev.

“Anyone who watched (the debate) saw that Hillary is the person who can lead us into a future where we provide health care to families, responsibly end the war in Iraq and improve education opportunities for every child.”

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U.S. Sens. Pete Domenici and Jeff Bingaman are reviewing the mission impact of a new “Air Force Roadmap.” The report indicates the types of missions and aircraft that could be deployed at New Mexico Air Force bases.

The “More Features” section below provides access to the senators’ information.

Highlight “Press Releases.”

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Following a 77-61 win over Eldorado on Tuesday night, the Clovis Wildcats are 15-0 this basketball season.

Could this be the city’s best team ever?

Clovis has won four New Mexico Activities Association state boys’ basketball championships – in 1930, 1951, 1953 and in 1979.

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Comedian Argus Hamilton is poking fun at the Dallas Cowboys in his latest column. It’s updated at 2 p.m. daily.

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Wendel Sloan has this to say about Clovis’ March 4 election regarding Sunday alcohol sales in restaurants:

“I don’t see why Sundays should be treated differently than any other day. What if my religion held Friday nights to be sacred? Would Clovis residents give up Friday night lights for my beliefs?”

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Steve Gershon has this to say about Clovis’ mayoral race:

“I believe if the candidates want to run for office they need to get out and talk to the people instead of plastering signs all over town. … Also, let’s go all over town — not just to the sections of town that get the most improvements, and we all know where that is.”

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This week’s Web poll asks about the most important issues facing New Mexico lawmakers as they gather in Santa Fe.

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Today’s Question of the Day (click on “More Features” to access the link) is the same as yesterday’s Question of the Day. We’re guessing readers haven’t located it yet, since no comments have been left.

The topic is the mayor’s race if you’re interested.

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