Gonzales, Bushee on message at second mayoral forum
In this Jan. 14, 2014, file photo Javier Gonzales and Patti Bushee meet for a mayoral forum, which took place at the headquarters of the Democratic Party of Santa Fe County. At the latest forum Tuesday, Feb. 11, the candidates traded jabs over each other's voting records and the influence of outside money. Jane Phillips/The New Mexican
- Patti Bushee
“I am going to admit something: I am not the best politician in this race. I, however, think I am the best public servant.”
- Javier Gonzales
“Leadership matters. When I got the call from [City Councilor] Chris Calvert ... he said we needed a fresh set of eyes at City Hall.”
Posted: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 10:00 pm
Updated: 4:18 pm, Mon Feb 17, 2014.
Patti Bushee and Javier Gonzales traded jabs over each other’s voting records and the influence of outside money in the Santa Fe mayor’s race during a forum Tuesday night.
The two candidates sparred over a water project, a plan to house undocumented immigrants in the county jail, and the involvement of political action committees and other groups in Gonzales’ publicly funded campaign.
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Tuesday, February 11, 2014 10:00 pm.
Updated: 4:18 pm.