Celebrating Scarantino’s Retirement and his Work

Jim announced a while back that he was retiring. With all of the work he’s done for the Foundation in keeping an eye on the politicians and the ruling class here in New Mexico (and nationwide), we decided to have a going away party and honor him with a Lights of Liberty award.

Here is Jim receiving the award:

We also gave Jim a few gag gifts including a framed map of New Mexico’s 40 Congressional districts — as found by Scarantino in his “Phantom Congressional Districts” story.

The map — including some whimsical districts — was created by Albuquerque cartoonist Rex Barron and can be found below (if you are interested in obtaining a similar map, email us at info@riograndefoundation.org: