Patriots confident they have signatures to force special election

CNJ staff The High Plains Patriots don’t have a verified count, but the citizens group believes it will be able to file enough signatures to force a special election on the city’s affordable housing plan. “They’re finally flooding in,” said High Plains Patriots President Kim Runyan on Friday afternoon. “We’re right at the amount we […]

Patriots not deserving of criticism

I’m sure the High Plains Patriots would consider themselves conservative rather than libertarian. But I’ll bet I’d agree with them on about half of their opinions, those that promote and respect liberty for all. I think about this because I have to admit that, although I am not a fan of using the political method […]

Their view: High Plains Patriots united against big government

Kim Runyan, president of the High Plains Patriots, has this response to a letter from Portales’ Gene Bundy published earlier this month: