V.26 No.44 | 11/2/2017
Eric Williams Photography
Fireside Chat Shows Candidates’ Characters
Don’t vote for Trump again
If the meeting of minds at the Albuquerque Press Club had any significance, then it was to show which candidate is fit to be mayor.
V.26 No.43 | 10/26/2017
Issues, Illusions, Albuquerque
What our next mayor must address
Whoever wins the runoff election for mayor on Nov. 14 is gonna have one hell of a big plate of problems to choke down.
V.26 No.42 | 10/19/2017
Living in the Future, Dwelling on the Past
Voting progressive as necessity
Local politics is, for better or worse, tied to national politics and voters should keep that in mind when they head to the polls to cast their final vote for mayor on Tuesday, Nov. 14.
V.26 No.40 | 10/5/2017
In the Afterglow
November 14 runoff almost certain
The runoff election for mayor of Albuquerque is scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 14.
V.26 No.39 | 9/28/2017
Tim Keller for Mayor
Tim Keller for Mayor
Alibi endorses Democratic Auditor
In the big pool of mayoral hopefuls, definition would come through a series of forums where candidates were asked to account for themselves and their campaigns, and this is where Timothy M. Keller distinguished himself the best choice for mayor.
V.26 No.27 | 7/6/2017
The Forms of Things Unknown
Midsummer city politica, explained
An important municipal election is coming up on Oct. 3 with the mayor’s office and five Council seats up for the taking, as well as a controversial ballot question.
V.26 No.24 | 6/15/2017
Courtesy of Pedrotty for Mayor
Pedrotty’s Bigger Picture
Candidate: healthy future is now
Gus Pedrotty's bid for mayor began as idealistic, but has since been transformed into one of the more vital and remarkable candidacies that have passed through this high desert city in ages.
Gus Pedrotty’s Alibi interview [Video]
Gus Pedrotty—Gus, as he likes to be known—stopped by Alibi Headquarters to discuss a bid for mayor that began as idealistic—and some would say unlikely—but has since been transformed into one of the more vital and remarkable candidacies that have passed through this high desert city in ages.
V.26 No.22 | 6/1/2017
courtesy of NM Political Report
Forum Invigorates Campaign
Mayoral candidates put their dukes up!
Six Albuquerque mayoral candidates faced off last week in one of the first forums of the campaign, answering questions on a wide range of issues like community policing, immigration and economic development.
Diana Cervantes via The Daily Lobo
Where to Now?
Mayoral campaign reveals similarities
Amidst so many similar planks in platforms that appear, on the surface, to mirror each other, it’s reasonable to fear that progressive and centrist voters will split the vote unnecessarily, giving right-leaning candidates the advantage they need to win the race and ultimately continue the failed policies of the Berry administration.