Election Day Blog

October 8th, 2013 at 2:06 pm by under Latest Posts

9:17 p.m. Governor Martinez: “Pete Dinelli was right, Mayor Berry is a Republican…. But he’s also a great leader.” #abq2013

9:16 p.m. Governor Martinez speaking ahead of Berry’s victory speech. #abq2013


9:07 p.m. Packed room awaiting Berry’s acceptance speech. #abq2013


9:06 p.m. Berry campaign says victory speech is approximately 10 minutes away. #abq2013

8:59 p.m. 37,519 people voted Tuesday in person.

8:36 p.m. Dinelli says he’s learned a lot about himself through this process. Says wouldn’t change a thing. #abq2013 #krqelive

8:34 p.m. Dinelli giving his concession speech #abq2013 #krqelive thanking his supporters


8:23 p.m. Berry’s campaign telling me they’re waiting on Dinelli concession speech before Berry will speak #abq2013

8:00 p.m. @AGoodman_krqe agreed. I wonder if this “write-in” guy can edge out the “Heh-Maker.” I will be up all night tracking that one.

7:46 a.m. @KRQEMark @krqe early and absentee have him with nearly 73% of the vote.. app.bernco.gov/election/ I wonder who the write-ins are..

7:34 Total number of projected voters expected to be released in one hour.

7:26 p.m. Crowd starting to fill in at Mayor Berry’s election party at the Sheraton Uptown. #abq2013

Alex Goldsmith (KRQE)

Alex Goldsmith (KRQE)

7:05 p.m. KRQE projects Mayor Berry will win reelection.

6:14 p.m. Long lines at Jefferson Middle School voting location. Be in line by 7 pm at any location to vote. #abq2013

5:50 p.m. Update: As of 5 p.m. Oct. 8 — 30,726 votes have been cast today in #ABQ City Election: http://ow.ly/pCEX7  #ABQ2013

4:22 p.m. Voting locations for the #ABQ city elections close at 7 p.m. today - cabq.gov/voting-electio…#ABQ2013

3:45 p.m. 22,843 people have voted, more numbers expected at 5 p.m.

3:30 p.m. Voting took about 10 minutes at the Albuquerque Museum Monday.

KRQE Staff

KRQE Staff

3:22 p.m. Based on numbers reported by @NMTelegram, looks like the bump in early voting is a change in voting behavior, not a big turnout. #abq2013

3:00 p.m. @bernCoBernie hiding out


Kim Holland (KRQE)

2:26pm @cabq Update: As of 2 p.m. Oct. 8 — 16,937 votes have been cast today in #ABQ City Election:ow.ly/pCEX7 #ABQ2013

2:15 pm In case you’re still looking for voting locations, you can find them here: http://cabq.gov/voting-elections/election-information/voting-locations

12:06 @mattmauroabq pm Just voted in #abq city election! Did you??

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10:55 am Mayor Berry arrives to cast his vote in the 203 City Elections

Mayor Berry

Mayor Berry (Cole Mill/KRQE News 13)

10:36 am Voter hands in ballot for the 2013 City Elections

ABQ Votes

(Cole Mill/KRQE News 13)

10:35 am Albuquerque voters make their marks

ABQ Votes

(Cole Mill/KRQE News 13)

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9:11 am @katiemkim Good morning! It’s Election Day in #ABQ. Stay with @krqe on air and online all day for updates!


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