Anti-abortion group targets Martinez

Anti-abortion group targets Martinez

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The group that forced the nation’s first – but unsuccessful – effort to ban late-term abortions at the municipal level is now targeting Gov. Susana Martinez.

The group says the Republican governor hasn’t done enough to fight abortion, and is courting pro-abortion voters to win re-election.

Last weekend, members of the group confronted Martinez’s political strategist after they took their protest to his neighborhood.

The group marched in front of his house and drove a graphic billboard truck up and down the street.

He says he objects to the group’s “scare tactics,” especially on a day when children were playing outside, including his young son. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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