In this Tuesday, May 15, 2018, photo, attorney and congressional candidate Damian Lara, of Albuquerque, N.M., right, speaks during a candidate forum at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, N.M. In a television campaign advertisement released on Wednesday, May 16, Lara is portrayed as a prisoner of federal immigration agents who haul him across the desert in the back of a Homeland Security Department vehicle. He and Democratic candidate Damon Martinez are taking creative approaches to television ads against President Trump.
In this Tuesday, May 15, 2018, photo, attorney and congressional candidate Damian Lara, of Albuquerque, N.M., right, speaks during a candidate forum at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, N.M. In a television campaign advertisement released on Wednesday, May 16, Lara is portrayed as a prisoner of federal immigration agents who haul him across the desert in the back of a Homeland Security Department vehicle. He and Democratic candidate Damon Martinez are taking creative approaches to television ads against President Trump. Morgan Lee AP Photo
In this Tuesday, May 15, 2018, photo, attorney and congressional candidate Damian Lara, of Albuquerque, N.M., right, speaks during a candidate forum at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, N.M. In a television campaign advertisement released on Wednesday, May 16, Lara is portrayed as a prisoner of federal immigration agents who haul him across the desert in the back of a Homeland Security Department vehicle. He and Democratic candidate Damon Martinez are taking creative approaches to television ads against President Trump. Morgan Lee AP Photo

Anti-Trump ads inject drama into New Mexico campaigns

May 16, 2018 05:30 PM