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A damaged campaign sign for Democratic U.S. Rep. Xochitl Torres Small sits in front of the Wild West Ski Shop in Ruidoso, N.M., on Oct. 6, 2020. New Mexico is on the verge of electing the nation's largest all-female of color U.S. House delegation but the close race in the state's southern district, where Ruidoso sits, is grabbing the most attention. (AP Photo/ Russell Contreras)

GOP mayor endorses Torres Small in close US House race

Oct. 20, 2020 12:11 AM EDT

DEMING, N.M. (AP) — A Republican mayor of a southern New Mexico city is throwing his support behind Democratic U.S. Rep. Xochitl Torres Small for re-election, according to a new ad released Tuesday. The ad by the Torres Small’s campaign highlights Republican Deming Mayor Benny Jasso endorsing the...

School leaders outline crisis to New Mexico lawmakers

Oct. 1, 2020 3:06 PM EDT

SANTA FE, N.M (AP) — School leaders on Thursday outlined dire setbacks for New Mexico to meet its obligation under a court order to provide an adequate education for all students. Panelists told members of the Legislative Finance Committee that the coronavirus pandemic has set schools back in all areas,...