Coach Lenny Roybal enters commission ...

Coach Lenny Roybal enters commission race

There are 50 comments on the The Santa Fe New Mexican story from Oct 12, 2009, titled Coach Lenny Roybal enters commission race. In it, The Santa Fe New Mexican reports that:

Game on: Santa Fe High School basketball coach Lenny Roybal has officially announced his candidacy for the District 1 Santa Fe County Commission seat.

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Montoyas Protege

Santa Fe, NM

#1 Oct 12, 2009
I feel sorry for Jon Paul, his Protege is really not much something to live up to. Harry Montoya has only served his self interests on the County Commission. As a matter of fact, that's the problem with him, Virginia Vigil and Michael Anaya. They rule with what's popular at the time, and neglect doing what's right...
I hear Montoya is a puppet for his cronies anyway...
DriveByPoster

Florence, AL

#3 Oct 12, 2009
wonderful.

a sports coach now thinks he is qualified on making land management and water decisions.

please, can't we get porky pig from disneyland to run?

hey lenny! what do you think about zoning in the downtown region?

lenny; "well, it's got to be one on one with a man on the open goal!"

what?

lenny; "it's gotta be be one on one!"

what are you talking about?

lenny; "BASKETBALL! IT'S ALL I KNOW!"

obviously.
DriveByPoster

Florence, AL

#4 Oct 12, 2009
i think val kilmer should run for district 1.

he used to be able to swoop from building to building when he was dressed as batman.

it is my opinion that he has the best qualifications to be a county commissioner for santa fe.

(this is based on current considerations.. not from a finite list. it is still possible that arnold ziffel, the pig from green acres will run, and if that is the case, i will withdraw my endorsement of val kilmer, and back arnold ziffel.)
LincolnLogs

San Diego, CA

#5 Oct 12, 2009
Lenny Roybal....

Tailgate tested....tailgate approved!
DriveByPoster

Florence, AL

#6 Oct 12, 2009
LincolnLogs wrote:
Lenny Roybal....
Tailgate tested....tailgate approved!
well, maybe if this is what you people want...

all santa fe county decisions will be determined in a parking lot over grilled hot dogs and beer.

me? i think i'm moving to siberia away from humans. maybe a wolf pack will adopt me.
LincolnLogs

San Diego, CA

#7 Oct 13, 2009
It was a joke you mouth breather.

It was funnier than your two posts and took a tenth of the effort.

I've got some more bad news. Pro wrestling isn't real and Owl's Liquor isn't owned by an owl.
Curious

San Diego, CA

#8 Oct 13, 2009
"Professional" politician or common sense person. I wonder who really knows what is best for those who live in the area.
8evhs1

United States

#9 Oct 13, 2009
go Lenny we need a real man not a butt kisser like jon paul!!!
chuck

Belfast, ME

#10 Oct 13, 2009
lenny roybal is a great person to have as a commissioner so vote for lenny
Cazrty

Albuquerque, NM

#11 Oct 13, 2009
DWI!!! DWI!!! DWI!!! Dude's a drunk driver!!!
Joe B

Albuquerque, NM

#12 Oct 13, 2009
Apparently a DWI is the required experience to run for this seat. I'm sure there are many Republican candidates that would be fit to run, but they wouldn't have a chance in hell, because they are Republican.

Harry was a great commissioner. He consistently listened to his constituents. Jon Paul is a joke, just as bad as Ben Ray Lujan.

There is no hope to improve out political system as long as we are on this "Democrats Rule" BS in Northern New Mexico. Look at the candidates you have been provided with.

So much for making an example of DWI convicts. What's it going to be??
Joe B

Albuquerque, NM

#13 Oct 13, 2009
PS Lenny Roybal is just as bad. Except he is running on his own merit.
Jon Paul

Santa Fe, NM

#14 Oct 13, 2009
and Lenny can have a competition to see who's had more DWI's.
TheGOP

Gallup, NM

#15 Oct 13, 2009
Democrats from that district deserve what they get. No wonder that area is in the shape it is and they say Republicans are crooks! Hey, isn't there another member of Ben Lujan's family you guys can elect???
wow

Rio Rancho, NM

#16 Oct 13, 2009
Lenny is a crook...a sneaky one at that!
Give us a break Roybal...stick to what you do best, and you know what that is.

What a joke
Joe B

Albuquerque, NM

#17 Oct 13, 2009
What's funny is there are many Lujans from the Pojoaque Valley. In fact I know a guy who worked for the Republicans from there. Not all Lujans are bad. Manny Lujan was a great public servant.
Norteno

Huntsville, AL

#18 Oct 13, 2009
Give it up. Too old, too slow, too drunk.
This dude is

United States

#19 Oct 13, 2009
an alcoholic. His campaign kick-off should be at a bar.
Annie Nonomous

Albuquerque, NM

#20 Oct 13, 2009
Jon Paul is a party animal. If he gets elected, I bet he ends up in hot water in his first few months of office.

He should give up his school board seat too.
Phil Lahargoue

United States

#21 Oct 13, 2009
It's too bad there are so many haters out there. I am here in Afghanistan and know there are better things to debate about. I feel John Paul would do an excellent job, he is a go getter and has shown he is willing to do something for the community. Instead of trying to slam him, we should be encouraging him to do something good for our community. The world out here is a terrible place, the problem is that a lot of people have forgotten how good we Americans have it in our wonderful country. I fully support John Paul Romero and hope he continues to do a fine job like I know he can.

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