Democrat Stephanie DuBois, a longtime small business owner, says she is seeking election to the newly redistricted state Senate District 33 seat. The seat is currently represented by Sen. Rod Adair, R-Roswell, who announced in April that he was withdrawing from the race. DuBois will face Sen. Bill Burt, R-Alamogordo, in the general election.
Indicating the area has been dominated by Republican representation throughout the years, Dubois said, “We need to have a choice … I just felt somebody needed to run on the other side.”
In the 2010 general election, Dubois fell to Patrick Lyons for Public Regulation Commissioner, District 2. While she has run for several public offices, mainly yielding unsuccessful results, Dubois said, for her, it’s about the process. And she maintains, “I made sure a Democrat was running.”
DuBois is against Gov. Susana Martinez’s push to ban social promotion, the practice of promoting Login to read more