What's going on, Albuquerque?
But you can...
Well when I was growing up in Albuquerque in the forties and fifties,individuals who had been dead for decades voted in some northern counties. Rio Arriba was probably the worst for downright voter fraud. My grandma always said that it didn't matter who one voted for in Bernalillo County,the real election was held in the basement of the old courthouse.
When I was working at the local newspaper, when it was a cooperative part of the vote compilation, a journalist working the pool said he called to get a final precinct in Rio Arriba, and asked the person on the other end "how many more votes do you have?" The alleged reply was "How many do you need?" Nice, busy, colorful photo, with a message and a New Mexiambience.
Funny story, I suspect true. Thanks!
I've been trying to remember the name of the long time political boss[re: hack] in Rio Arriba county. Was it Emilio Naranajo? . Your man won yesterday Dee. Congradulations.
Yes, he did win, but no connection to Rio Arriba's political boss!
Join Duke City Fix
Welcome toDuke City Fix
Sign Upor Sign In
Started by nancy beth in General Discussion on Tuesday.
Started by Jazz in General Discussion Oct 18.
Started by John Moore in New to Albuquerque. Last reply by Keith Oct 18.
Started by Monica in General Discussion. Last reply by Monica Oct 10.
Started by Ebony 'Isis' Booth in Announcements. Last reply by Adelita Oct 4.
Anyone can blog on the Duke City Fix, but here are the folks who blog most often:
© 2016 Created by Duke City Fix.
Report an Issue |
Terms of Service
Please check your browser settings or contact your system administrator.