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Hey, did you hear? There was a special election for New Mexico’s First Congressional district three days ago. This post misses that news a bit, but offers one potential explanation for the Democratic candidate’s victory and prognosticates about what it could mean for 2022.
But first, a brief recap: The Democratic candidate Melanie Stansbury beat the Repu…