<$BlogRSDUrl$>

Thursday, December 27, 2007

BULLETIN: STATE SENATE PRESIDENT PRO TEM BEN ALTAMIRANO DIED THURSDAY EVENING. 

Governor Richardson tonight issued this statement on the death of Senator Altimirano:

SANTA FE -- Governor Bill Richardson has released the following statement following the death of Senate President Pro-Tem Ben Altamirano.

"I am deeply saddened by the passing of a great New Mexican and my dear friend, Benny Altamirano," Governor Bill Richardson said. "Benny was a true statesman whose soft-spoken demeanor and love for the state of New Mexico helped earn him the respect of everyone who crossed his path. Benny will be dearly missed. Barbara and I send our condolences to Benny's wife, Nina, and his entire family."

(c)NM POLITICS WITH JOE MONAHAN 2007
Not for reproduction without permission of the author
website design by limwebdesign