This newly restructured district is the child of the districts held by state Sens. Rod Adair of Roswell and William Burt of Alamogordo. Adair withdrew from the Republican primary election leaving Burt to square off against Democrat Stephanie L. Dubois of Tularosa.
We’ve begun to familiarize ourselves with Burt during this campaign cycle and have been mostly pleased by what we’ve learned. We’re familiar with Dubois from her previous efforts to run for office and she seems a capable woman.
As we haven’t had as much interaction with these individuals compared to other area candidates we can only speak in broad strokes regarding their qualifications. With that said, we belive Burt is the stronger candidate. He’s had some experience as a legislator and we view his conservative platform favorably.
Burt’s priorities include such areas as Login to read more