New Mexico Begins Mid-Election Certification Process | National

SANTA FE, NM (AP) — Midterm election results were confirmed Tuesday by at least three New Mexico county commissions at the start of a once-routine process that has become a flashpoint in some places for those expressing distrust of electoral systems.

Among the decisions, Otero County’s three county commissioners voted unanimously to confirm the Nov. 8 election results at a meeting in Alamogordo after a briefing by the county’s chief election official.

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