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Scenic Arizona At Night

By LARRY CALLOWAY (C) Southern Arizona is known for some spectacular views of . . . the heavens. Kitt Peak, which we visited, has 25 big astronomical telescopes, most of them owned by universities. Other land-based optical observatories (to use the technical term accommodating the space age) are scattered on other Arizona peaks. Before ascending […]

A Short (journalistic) History Of New Mexico Politics

“Everything based on experience elsewhere fails in New Mexico” — Gov. Lew Wallace

La Politica NM: Republicans Celebrate In The Shadow Of Arizona

If Republicans are going to take advantage of Democratic disaffection, they will need to lure Hispanic voters. George W. Bush knew this. New Mexico Republicans know this. The problem is that damned Arizona.

New Mexico And Arizona Are Not The Same

OK. The governor of Arizona is from New Mexico. The northern New Mexico congressman is from Arizona. The two square border states voted the same on the same day. But they’re different, no?