Become a Voter Registration Agent
Free Training
August 2019

The Bernalillo County Clerk’s Office Bureau of Elections conducts Third Party Registration Agent Training for individuals or groups wishing to register potential voters or assist a voter in changes to their voter registration record. Third Party Agents are individuals who solicit and provide assistance to another person in the completion of a Voter Registration Form. Third Party Agents help fulfill an important role as partners in our outreach effort.

Registration Agent Training Schedule

  • Thursday, Aug. 22: 4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Aug. 29: 4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

All classes are held at the Voting Machine Warehouse, 2400 Broadway SE, Building H.

Class is limited to the first 50 RSVPs. Please secure your spot by emailing or calling (505) 468-1291, Option 6.

Refresher Course: If you have attended a VRA training and would like a refresher course, please email or call (505) 468-1291, Option 6.

East Mountain Dems

Climate Change
How Will it Impact New Mexico?
Thursday, August 22, 2019
6:00 – 8:00 pm

Democratic Party of Bernalillo County

Community Solar NOW!
Saturday, August 24, 2019
1 pm – 4 pm

Tabling by Solar Energy Experts and Advocates beginning at 1 pm.
Speakers’ presentation begins at 2:00 pm.

With Community Solar, individuals, households, neighborhoods, and communities will have access to the solar energy market.  This event will provide information about current legislative initiatives and the next steps to bring solar power to our communities.

Special Guest Speakers:
Representative Patricia Roybal Caballero;

Representative Abbas Akhil;
Jeff Atencio, Tribal Administrator, Picuris Pueblo; 
Mariel Nanasi, Executive Director, New Energy Economy;  
Moderated by Sara Barudin.

Central & Unser Library, 8081 Central Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM  87121  [Map] 

Video Preview: It is Time for Energy Freedom in New Mexico

Volunteer for
Maurreen Skowran
Candidate for City Council – District 8
Saturdays & Sundays
4:00 pm

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West Side Dems and friends!

Put some gasoline in that buggy and make the “long” run over to the East Side and help a fellow Democrat win her City Council election.

Maurreen Skowran, Precinct Chair, Adelante member, geography graduate from UNM, is running to unseat Trudy Jones, a long-time Republican Councilor.

Maurreen will be walking with volunteers every Saturday and Sunday at 4 PM, from the Juan Tabo Library, 3407 Juan Tabo NE (between Comanche and Candelaria on the west side of the street).  We may also walk other days as we get closer to the election.

We also need people for phone banking and data entry.

Contact Cheryl Harris, or 505-321-7678 to help, or sign up at to volunteer.

Juan Tabo Library, 3407 Juan Tabo Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87111 [Map]

Reception to Re-Elect
Cynthia Hall, Commissioner
New Mexico Public Regulation Commission
District 1
Saturday, August 24
4 pm – 6 pm

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Cynthia Hall

Please Join
Hosts Senator Antoinette Sedillo-Lopez, Former Mayor Martin Chavez,
Ethan Epstein, Carolyn & Richard Rodriguez, George Richmond, Marla Painter,
and Sponsors Sandra Murdoch, Peter Anselmo, Karen Mendenhall

704 Solar Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM  87107 [Map]

For more information or to RSVP, please contact
Robert Lara at (505) 610-1374 or


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Why We Need an
Independent Judiciary
Wednesday, August 28
6:30 – 8:00 pm
WSD Business Meeting 6 pm

2019_08_28 NM Judiciary update

Join our Discussion with
New Mexico
Supreme Court Justices

C. Shannon Bacon

David K. Thomson


Special Announcement: Bernalillo County Treasurer, Nancy M. Bearce, will be making a brief  announcement about the new 2019 legislation, House Bill 407, the “Elections Clean Up Bill”.  This bill has implications for property owners resulting in delayed property tax bills and payments for 2019 and 2020.

Invite your friends and neighbors
to the
August Panel Discussion

Download, print, and share this invitation.


Albuquerque City Election
Tuesday, November 5, 2019

What is on the ballot?

The Regular Local Election will be on November 5, 2019, and the ballot will include candidates for City Council Districts 2, 4, 6 and 8, General Obligation Bond questions, questions regarding proposed public financing reforms, and possibly other questions from APS and CNM. This election will be administered by the Bernalillo County Clerk, although public financing, campaign finance reporting, and the verification of nominating petitions for Council candidates will be administered by the Albuquerque City Clerk.

Key Dates for the 2019 Local Election

  • October 8 – Absentee ballots will be mailed
  • October 19 – Early Voting Begins – Locations
  • November 5 – Election Day (7 a.m. – 7 p.m.) 

See your City Council District

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