Gubernatorial candidate Steve Pearce addresses the crowd gathered this afternoon at the Republican Party of Los Alamos County Campaign Headquarters on Trinity Drive. Pearce also stopped at campaign rallies in Nageezi, Cuba, Espanola and Santa Fe on Day 2 of his ‘Jobs Now’ Bus Tour across New Mexico. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com
U.S. Sens. Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Reps. Michelle Lujan Grisham, Steve Pearce and Ben Ray Luján announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has awarded $15,210,143 for the Southwest Chief Route Advancement and Improvement Project to continue essential upgrades to Amtrak’s Southwest Chief line. The Southwest Chief runs from Chicago to Los Angeles and stops in several New Mexico communities, including Raton, Las Vegas, Lamy, Albuquerque and Gallup.