Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

State Lawmaker Expected Attack Over DWI Arrest.

Byline: Michael Coleman Journal Staff Writer

* GOP flier reminds voters of Democratic Rep. Mimi Stewart's 1999 run-in with the law

State Rep. Mimi Stewart said she knew the political attack was coming, she just didn't know when.

The three-term Albuquerque Democrat found out this week, when the state Republican Party mailed a campaign flier into her district reminding voters of her 1999 drunken driving arrest.

The flier shows a photo of a disheveled woman (not Stewart) passed out at the wheel of a car while a police officer knocks at the window. Bold red and white letters say: "It's 1:00 a.m. Do you Know where your State Representative is? (Does She ? …

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