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Live Mayoral Race Updates

The moustache Is winning

That moustache smells victory in Albuquerque.
That moustache smells victory in Albuquerque.
Eric Williams

According to the City of Albuquerque, with 105 out of 186 of absentee, early and precinct votes counted, conservative republican Richard Berry has been in the lead all night with 41 percent of the vote, while democrat incumbent Mayor Martin Chavez hangs on with 35 percent and democrat Richard Romero trails with 23 percent.

City Council Race: In District 3 Isaac Benton leads Alan Armijo 61 to 38 percent, in District 5 Dan Lewis leads Michael Cadigan 55 to 44 percent and in District 9 Don Harris leads David Barbour 79 to 20 percent.

In addition, voters seem to be in favor of the Transportation Gross Receipts Tax, with 59 percent of citizens in support.

Results continue to roll in, so stay tuned ...