Governor Bill Richardson (D-NM)

Governor Bill RichardsonBill Richardson (D-NM) was elected governor of New Mexico in 2002 and reelected in 2006. Under the state’s term limits law, he cannot run for reelection in 2010.

Charges:

  • Used state investments to benefit political allies
  • Allowed pay-to-play scandals to plague his administration
  • Rewarded close associates with state positions or benefits, including providing a longtime friend and political supporter with a costly state contract
  • Failed to make state government more transparent
[ Please review our commenting policy here. ]  [ Comments powered by Disqus ]
© 2014 Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, all rights reserved.
• 1400 Eye Street NW • Suite 450 • Washington, DC 20005 • 202-408-5565 •


Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington®, and the
“CREW | Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington” wordmark are registered trademarks.