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Surge in crime, defund the police push are top issues in House special election
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Johnny
2021-05-30 19:31:51 UTC
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By Paul Steinhauser
Published 3 hours ago

Taking a page from a Republican playbook that resulted in some
unexpected victories in House elections last November, GOP candidate
Mark Moores is focusing much of his campaign in Tuesday’s special
election for a vacant congressional seat in New Mexico over a surge in
crime and the push by some on the left to "defund the police."

New Mexico’s First Congressional District, in the central part of the
state, includes roughly three-quarters of Albuquerque, the state’s
largest city, which like other urban areas across the country has
witnessed a breakout in crime.

Moores is zeroing in on that, as well as highlighting Democratic
candidate state Rep. Melanie Stansbury’s initial support for the
BREATHE Act, a wide ranging push for policing reform penned by
activists allied with the Black Lives Matter movement.

"Rampant crime, drug violence, a record number of homicides in
Albuquerque this year. It’s never been more dangerous. Melanie
Stanbury’s plan – supporting legislation that defunds the police,"
charges the narrator in a recent Moores commercial that Stansbury
disputes.

https://www.foxnews.com/politics/surge-in-crime-defund-the-police-push-a-top-issue-in-house-special-election

I love these liberal idiots that want to defund the police., they will
give the republicans the control of the House. The moderate democrats
must be afraid to confront them about it.
El Castor
2021-05-31 05:41:42 UTC
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By Paul Steinhauser
Published 3 hours ago
Taking a page from a Republican playbook that resulted in some
unexpected victories in House elections last November, GOP candidate
Mark Moores is focusing much of his campaign in Tuesday’s special
election for a vacant congressional seat in New Mexico over a surge in
crime and the push by some on the left to "defund the police."
New Mexico’s First Congressional District, in the central part of the
state, includes roughly three-quarters of Albuquerque, the state’s
largest city, which like other urban areas across the country has
witnessed a breakout in crime.
Moores is zeroing in on that, as well as highlighting Democratic
candidate state Rep. Melanie Stansbury’s initial support for the
BREATHE Act, a wide ranging push for policing reform penned by
activists allied with the Black Lives Matter movement.
"Rampant crime, drug violence, a record number of homicides in
Albuquerque this year. It’s never been more dangerous. Melanie
Stanbury’s plan – supporting legislation that defunds the police,"
charges the narrator in a recent Moores commercial that Stansbury
disputes.
https://www.foxnews.com/politics/surge-in-crime-defund-the-police-push-a-top-issue-in-house-special-election
I love these liberal idiots that want to defund the police., they will
give the republicans the control of the House. The moderate democrats
must be afraid to confront them about it.
If Liberals continue with defund, open borders, six trillion budgets,
CRT, and the rest of their nonsense they are going to get their asses
kicked in the next congressional election. I think they know that, so
in the nearer term watch out for court packing, statehood for DC, and
any other hair raising scheme they might dream up.
Josh Rosenbluth
2021-06-02 03:58:23 UTC
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By Paul Steinhauser
Published 3 hours ago
Taking a page from a Republican playbook that resulted in some
unexpected victories in House elections last November, GOP candidate
Mark Moores is focusing much of his campaign in Tuesday’s special
election for a vacant congressional seat in New Mexico over a surge in
crime and the push by some on the left to "defund the police."
New Mexico’s First Congressional District, in the central part of the
state, includes roughly three-quarters of Albuquerque, the state’s
largest city, which like other urban areas across the country has
witnessed a breakout in crime.
Moores is zeroing in on that, as well as highlighting Democratic
candidate state Rep. Melanie Stansbury’s initial support for the
BREATHE Act, a wide ranging push for policing reform penned by
activists allied with the Black Lives Matter movement.
"Rampant crime, drug violence, a record number of homicides in
Albuquerque this year. It’s never been more dangerous. Melanie
Stanbury’s plan – supporting legislation that defunds the police,"
charges the narrator in a recent Moores commercial that Stansbury
disputes.
https://www.foxnews.com/politics/surge-in-crime-defund-the-police-push-a-top-issue-in-house-special-election
I love these liberal idiots that want to defund the police., they will
give the republicans the control of the House. The moderate democrats
must be afraid to confront them about it.
I don't think this special election means much, but the Democrat won by
a larger margin than expected in spite of the Republican's effort to tar
her with defunding the police.
El Castor
2021-06-02 04:50:44 UTC
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Post by Johnny
By Paul Steinhauser
Published 3 hours ago
Taking a page from a Republican playbook that resulted in some
unexpected victories in House elections last November, GOP candidate
Mark Moores is focusing much of his campaign in Tuesday’s special
election for a vacant congressional seat in New Mexico over a surge in
crime and the push by some on the left to "defund the police."
New Mexico’s First Congressional District, in the central part of the
state, includes roughly three-quarters of Albuquerque, the state’s
largest city, which like other urban areas across the country has
witnessed a breakout in crime.
Moores is zeroing in on that, as well as highlighting Democratic
candidate state Rep. Melanie Stansbury’s initial support for the
BREATHE Act, a wide ranging push for policing reform penned by
activists allied with the Black Lives Matter movement.
"Rampant crime, drug violence, a record number of homicides in
Albuquerque this year. It’s never been more dangerous. Melanie
Stanbury’s plan – supporting legislation that defunds the police,"
charges the narrator in a recent Moores commercial that Stansbury
disputes.
https://www.foxnews.com/politics/surge-in-crime-defund-the-police-push-a-top-issue-in-house-special-election
I love these liberal idiots that want to defund the police., they will
give the republicans the control of the House. The moderate democrats
must be afraid to confront them about it.
I don't think this special election means much, but the Democrat won by
a larger margin than expected in spite of the Republican's effort to tar
her with defunding the police.
Time will tell.

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