LAS CRUCES, NM – Doña Ana County Clerk, Dr. Amanda López Askin has announced that the Election Board will adjourn for the night and will reconvene Wednesday at 9:30 a.m., as required by new election statute. Approximately 20 Ranked Choice Voting Ballots remain to be tabulated. Due to the public’s interest in the results of the specific City of Las Cruces ranked-choice voting races, our office has completed the RCV tabulation and transmitted those results to the Secretary of State. The remaining ballots will be processed and tabulated on Wednesday.
According to NMSA 1-6-14-K: “On election night, the absent voter election board shall recess upon the earlier of completion of its work or 11:00 p.m. An absent voter election board that recesses at 11:00 p.m. shall continue its work only between the hours of 9:30 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. on each subsequent day until the board has completed its work.”
All unofficial results are available on the Secretary of State’s website at https://electionresults.sos.state.nm.us/resultsSW.aspx?type=CTYALL&map=CTY&cty=07&name=Do%C3%B1a%20Ana
For more information regarding elections in Doña Ana County, please visit www.dacelections.com. For additional information about other services provided by the Clerk’s Office, please go to: www.donaanacounty.org/clerk.