United Poultry Concerns March, 3 2005

Cockfighting Ban Flies Out of House in New Mexico

Animal Protection Voters
Update & Action Alert

March 1, 2005

House Bill 878 to ban cockfighting flew out of the House today with a 50-15 vote. Cockfighting proponents seemed to concede defeat, with no cockfighters showing up to watch what ended up being a short, twenty minute debate.

   
REPUBLICANS VOTING YES
    Thomas Anderson (Albuquerque).
    Janice Arnold-Jones (Albuquerque).
    William "Ed" Boykin (Las Cruces).
    Donald Bratton (Hobbs).
    Richard Cheney (Farmington).
    Anna Crook (Clovis).
    Justine Fox-Young (Albuquerque).
    Jimmie Hall (Albuquerque).
    Dianne Miller Hamilton (Silver City).
    Ted Hobbs (Albuquerque).
    Larry Larrañaga (Albuquerque).
    Terry Marquardt (Alamogordo).
    Kathy McCoy (Cedar Crest).
    Brian Moore (Clayton).
    Greg Payne (Albuquerque).
    Jane Powdrell-Culbert (Corrales).
    Thomas Taylor (Farmington).
    Sandra Townsend (Aztec).
    Gloria Vaughn (Alamogordo).
    Jeannette Wallace (Los Alamos).
    W. C. "Dub" Williams (Glencoe).
    Eric Youngberg (Corrales).
    Teresa Zanetti (Albuquerque).
  
DEMOCRATS VOTING YES
    Gail Beam (Albuquerque).
    Ray Begaye (Shiprock).
    Joseph Cervantes (Las Cruces).
    Kandy Cordova (Belen).
    Miguel Garcia (Albuquerque).
    Roberto Gonzales (Taos).
    Joni Marie Gutierrez (Las Cruces).
    George Hanosh (Grants).
    Irvin Harrison (Gallup).
    John Heaton (Carlsbad).
    Manuel Herrera (Bayard).
    Rhonda King (Stanley).
    Antonio Lujan (Las Cruces).
    Patricia Lundstrom (Gallup).
    Ken Martinez (Grants).
    Rick Miera (Albuquerque).
    Al Park (Albuquerque).
    Danice Picraux (Albuquerque).
    Harriet Ruiz (Albuquerque).
    Nick Salazar (San Juan Pueblo).
    Edward Sandoval (Albuquerque).
    Sheryl Williams Stapleton (Albuquerque).
    Mimi Stewart (Albuquerque).
    Thomas Swisstack (Rio Rancho).
    Jim Trujillo (Santa Fe).
    Luciano "Lucky" Varela (Santa Fe).
    Peter Wirth (Santa Fe).
  

 REPUBLICANS VOTING NO
    Candy Spence Ezzell (Roswell).
    Daniel Foley (Roswell).
    Keith Gardner (Roswell).
    Don Tripp (Socorro).
    Avon Wilson (Roswell).

DEMOCRATS VOTING NO
    Hector Balderas (Wagon Mound).
    Ernest Chavez (Albuquerque).
    Ben Lujan (Santa Fe).
    Fred Luna (Los Lunas).
    Andy Nunez (Hatch).
    Debbie Rodella (San Juan Pueblo).
    Henry Kiki Saavedra (Albuquerque).
    Daniel Silva (Albuquerque).
    Joe Stell (Carlsbad).
    Richard Vigil (Ribera).
   
DEMOCRATS NOT VOTING
    Jose Campos (Santa Rosa).
    Mary Helen Garcia (Las Cruces).
    Dona Irwin (Deming).
    James Roger Madalena (Jemez Pueblo).
    Donald Whitaker (Eunice).

For more information visit www.apvnm.org


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