Speaker of the House Ben Lujan opens the 2012 legislative session Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012, from the House chamber at the Capitol in Santa Fe, N.M. Lujan has lung cancer and will not seek re-election this year, the 76-year-old announced in a dramatic opening of a 30-day legislative session. (AP Photo/The Santa Fe New Mexican, Luis Sanchez Saturno)

Speaker of the House Ben Lujan opens the 2012 legislative session Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012, from the House chamber at the Capitol in Santa Fe, N.M. Lujan has lung cancer and will not seek re-election this year, the 76-year-old announced in a dramatic opening of a 30-day legislative session. (AP Photo/The Santa Fe New Mexican, Luis Sanchez Saturno)