A few short weeks ago, there wasn't a single political expert in the country who believed New Mexico’s liberal U.S. Senator could be unseated by a small government, fiscally responsible candidate.
That all changed when Governor Gary Johnson entered the race. Liberals like Elizabeth Warren and Nancy Pelosi are panicked -- blasting out emails urging their followers in places like Massachusetts and California to come to the rescue of their New Mexico friend.
Now, the experts are pointing to New Mexico as a real opportunity to not only give the state a strong voice for lower taxes, less spending and less government interference, but to keep the Democrats from taking over the Senate.
We can do this!
Gary Johnson Throws US Senate Race in Chaos
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP)
Former Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson says he's jumping into a U.S. Senate race in New Mexico because he wants to hold the nation's "most powerful Senate seat" to provide an independent swing vote.
Aug. 16, 2018, at 8:02 p.m.