BERNALILLO, N.M. (KRQE) — Two Republicans in Sandoval County who are running for office have until close of business to decide if they want a recount.
In those races Democrat Eileen Garbagni barely outpolled Paula Papponi for county clerk, and Democrat state Sen. John Sapien defeated David Doyle for the seat that also includes a piece of Bernalillo County.
The races are not close enough to trigger an automatic recount, so Papponi paid more than $2,000 to have the ballots impounded until she and Doyle decide what to do.
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New Mexico is located in the southwestern region of the U.S. Inhabited by Native American populations for many centuries, New Mexico has also been part of Imperial Spain, part of Mexico, and a U.S. territory.