Columnist says RPNM lying about bill creating opportunity for voter fraud—he gets fact-checked

Liberal columnist claims GOP lying about election laws bill that would have loosened protections—ends up he’s totally wrong

Last week, liberal columnist Milan Simonich of the Santa Fe New Mexican wrote an opinion piece slamming a comment made by Republican Party of New Mexico Chairman Steve Pearce, who said that the New Mexico “ House approved [House Bill] 229, legislation that would eliminate the need for three forms of voter identification for absentee ballots.”…

C4T’s Couy Griffin sets the record straight after Rod Adair’s blog falsely claims he ‘praised’ the site

On Monday, the “New Mexico Political Journal” (NMPJ) posted its latest article targeting Republican Party of New Mexico (RPNM) Chairman Steve Pearce, while making blatantly false claims that Cowboys for Trump’s Couy Griffin “praised” the NMPJ by giving “a nod to the editor” during a speech at a Santa Fe County Republican Party meeting. …

VIDEO: Senate candidate Mark Ronchetti calls fellow Republicans ‘trolls,’ demands ‘unity’

Senate candidate Mark Ronchetti has come under heavy scrutiny from pro-Trump Republicans for his deep ties to NeverTrumpers, his paid staffers calling people “zealots,” his lack of a conservative track record—including never voting in Republican primaries—not to mention his criticism of President Trump, saying he does not support the President’s “tweets and soundbites.”…

CD-2 candidate potentially profiting off of campaign—charging interest on his own money

According to Federal Election Commission reports filed by Republican New Mexico CD-2 candidate and former Fresno, California politician Chris Mathys’ candidate committee, a vast majority of his funds raised come from several personal loans he has made to his campaign.

Mathys’ campaign raised over $250,000, but only $1,801 of that has come from individual contributions, with the rest of it originating from his loans.…