If one out of every six Trump voters in New Mexico followed a blog – it would still have a smaller following than the 54,507 followers of the Political Fireball. The conservative blog known for not backing down from hard-hitting reporting pulled no punches this week during Take Back’s whirlwind tour of the Land of Enchantment – in turn posting a story in which Take Back answered every objection to the voters’ right to know who is contributing to politicians and getting New Mexicans taxpayer money in return.
The state chapter that started with former Governor Gary Johnson joining as a member, before announcing he was running for President, finished the weekend with 341 members after speeches and appearances throughout the state. Local members not only recruited friends to join, and some even took the initiative of getting a Fix It America bill introduced to the state legislature (House Joint Memorial 10). The trip also included a radio appearance on Friday drive time and on a second program on the popular Fox News AM/FM stations.
Click here for the complete blog. Photos show three of the many stops on the trail with Eddy Aragon (feature photo), who owns the Fox News Radio Stations in Albuquerque, one of the meetings by a conservative group where Executive Director John Pudner was the featured speaker (middle photo below), and finally a Saturday night event that featured dozens in Sante Fe including two Auburn University grads that made Pudner feel right at home. The Political Fireball blog can be read here.