Answer Me This
Who was one Albuquerque homeowner trying to scare off with his shotgun? The Senate killed the domestic partnership bill, but what would it have done? What did legislators find at the Governor's Office after passing the budget? New Mexico Democrats are fudging which rules to speed up ballot counting?
1) Police say a man opened his front door with a sawed-off shotgun and fired two shots in the air because:
a. Burglars were breaking in.
b. His neighbor's dogs were in his yard.
c. Someone was stealing his car.
d. Three young boys tried to sell him candy.
2) The state's Senate Judiciary Committee blocked a domestic partnership bill that would have:
a. Allowed gay marriage in New Mexico
b. Given certain unmarried couples the same rights as married couples
c. Let immigrants become citizens after being married only six months
d. Lowered the age at which a person can get married to 15
3) The state Legislature passed the budget. When legislators showed up at the Governor's Office to deliver it, they found:
a. Nothing—the office was empty
b. A man with a sawed-off shotgun
c. Former President Bill Clinton, looking a little worse for wear after that Super Bowl party
d. A rowdy group of protesters
4) To force the caucus count to move along more quickly, the New Mexico Democratic Party is flubbing rules regarding:
a. Voter signatures on provisional ballots
b. Makeshift ballots
c. Inconsistencies between the number of voters who signed in and the number of votes cast
d. All of the above