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This profile of New Mexico's 03rd Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent Ben Lujan Incumbent running? Yes Primary challenge? No primary challenge for incumbent. Cook Political Report Partisan Voting Index Non-competitive seat Cook Political Report Race Classification Non-competitive seat
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Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Ben Lujan Democratic Confirmed candidate FEC Source July 24, 2011 Tom Mullins Republican Out of race NM SOS Source April 6, 2012 2010 Candidate
Did Not File
Gary Montoya Democratic Out of race Media Story Source April 6, 2012 Failed to Qualify for Primary Sean Closson Democratic Out of race Media Story Source April 6, 2012 Failed to Qualify for Primary Rick Newton Republican Out - lost primary AP Source July 1, 2012 Harry Montoya Democratic Out of race Media Story Source April 6, 2012 Former Sante Fe County Commissioner
2008 Primary Candidate Failed to Qualify for Primary
Jeff Byrd Republican Confirmed candidate NM SOS Source April 6, 2012
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner Ben Lujan, Jeff Byrd TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Dan East Republican Out NM SOS Source March 7, 2010 2008 Candidate Adam Kokesh Republican Out Campaign Website Source October 11, 2010 Lost Primary Tom Mullins Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign Website Source November 22, 2009
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner Ben Lujan, Tom Mullins Ben Lujan
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Tom Udall
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Ben Lujan Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 15, 2009 Dan East Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 15, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Ben Lujan, Dan East Ben Lujan
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 43% George W. Bush 52% Al Gore 2004 45% George W. Bush 54% John Kerry 2008 38% John McCain 61% Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the New Mexico congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
Elections.DailyKos posts tagged "NM-03" (link)Campaign contribution methodology: Information is updated daily from the Center for Responsive Politics (OpenSecrets.org), which downloads their data from the Federal Election Commission on the first weekday of each work week. Candidates must have filed a report with the FEC to show up in the widget and inactive candidates are screened out by CRP.