Answer Me This
Why is the mayor studying red-light cameras? Who's jumped in the Senate race (that could give said mayor a run for his money)? Why is Downtown suddenly a war zone? What new privilege have we given the city's public school police?
1) Mayor Martin Chavez appointed a task force to study what about the red-light cameras?
a. Whether fines should be reduced.
b. Whether cameras reduce traffic crashes.
c. What the extra $5.8 million the city made off the cameras can be best used for.
d. Whether the system is legal.
2) As of Monday, the latest big-name contender to announce a place in the race for Sen. Pete Domenici's vacated Senate seat was:
a. Rep. Heather Wilson.
b. Mayor Martin Chavez.
c. Rep. Tom Udall.
d. Rep. Steve Pearce.
3) Smoke, fire and rubble in Downtown Albuquerque last weekend were the result of:
a. Warring politicians battling for Domenici's Senate seat.
b. A train accident.
c. Out-of-control gang wars.
d. A movie shoot.
4) What new privilege was given to officers at Albuquerque Public Schools?
a. They can bring their guns to school but must keep them locked in their trunks.
b. They can wear their guns on campus during the school day.
c. They can carry nightsticks.
d. They can mace students if need be.