FILE - In this Tuesday, July 29, 2008, file photo,Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee ranking Republican member Sen. Pete Domenici, R-N.M., center, speaks during a news conference on energy, on Capitol Hill in Washington, accompanied by Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, R-Texas., right, and Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn. Domenici, who became a power broker in the Senate for his work on the federal budget and energy policy, has died. He was 85. Domenici died Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017, at the University of New Mexico Hospital in Albuquerque, Pete Domenici Jr., said.
FILE - In this Tuesday, July 29, 2008, file photo,Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee ranking Republican member Sen. Pete Domenici, R-N.M., center, speaks during a news conference on energy, on Capitol Hill in Washington, accompanied by Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, R-Texas., right, and Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn. Domenici, who became a power broker in the Senate for his work on the federal budget and energy policy, has died. He was 85. Domenici died Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017, at the University of New Mexico Hospital in Albuquerque, Pete Domenici Jr., said. Susan Walsh, File AP Photo
FILE - In this Tuesday, July 29, 2008, file photo,Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee ranking Republican member Sen. Pete Domenici, R-N.M., center, speaks during a news conference on energy, on Capitol Hill in Washington, accompanied by Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, R-Texas., right, and Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn. Domenici, who became a power broker in the Senate for his work on the federal budget and energy policy, has died. He was 85. Domenici died Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017, at the University of New Mexico Hospital in Albuquerque, Pete Domenici Jr., said. Susan Walsh, File AP Photo

Elected leaders, others remember longtime New Mexico senator

September 13, 2017 9:21 PM