New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas considers running for governor

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas is weighing a run for governor.

Wednesday a spokeswoman confirmed that the Democrat is seriously considering running for office, saying he has deep concerns about the future of the state. She says he’s expected to make a decision on the move soon.

Balderas’ announcement came hours after U.S. Senator, Democrat Tom Udall, said he would stay in Washington.

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