Udall to Run for Senate

Area Congressman Tom Udall has officially joined the race for the US Senate.

He's running for the Democratic nomination for the seat vacated by Republican Pete Domenici.

Domenici will step down in January 2009 because of an incurable brain disease.

Voters elected Udall to New Mexico's Third Congressional district seat in 1998.

Also in the race, the other members of New Mexico's House Delegation, Republicans Heather Wilson and Steve Pearce.