Governor to travel to Washington, D.C. for knee surgery

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham is set to travel Tuesday to Washington, D.C., and have surgery on her right knee.

The governor’s office stated she is set to undergo a total knee replacement on her right knee. In September, she had a consultation with the orthopedic surgeon after she reaggravated an injury.

The governor will return to New Mexico sometime next week.