Where does this data come from?

Candidate lists are compiled from filings with the Secretary of State and County Clerks.  All candidates who filed are included, though some candidates may have withdrawn before Election Day and may not appear on your final ballot.

Endorsements were reported by the listed organizations on or around May 15th.  Updates may be sent to lucas@progressnownm.org. We’ll do our best to make timely updates available.

financeFollow the Money
Use the links to go directly to each candidate’s online campaign finance reports. See who funds their campaigns and how they spend it.

endorsementsEndorsements Key
We can’t possibly list every endorsement candidates report from friends, local leaders and community groups.  But we do identify a few key progressive issues and the organizations in New Mexico whose voice and advocacy is most influential in that area:

Labor:
AFSCME – American Fed. of State, County, & Municipal Employees
AFT – American Federation of Teachers
NEA – National Education Assoc.

Environment/Conservation:
Conservation Voters of NM

Reproductive Rights and Women’s Healthcare:
Planned Parenthood Votes NM


voter guide

BERNALILLO COUNTY PRIMARY ELECTIONS 2016
Election Day Tuesday June 7

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PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES

Candidates Party Affiliation   Contributions Expenditures Endorsements
Sanders, Bernard “Bernie” Democrat for federal candidates, see Federal Election Commission reports: http://www.fec.gov/ see Website
Clinton, Hilllary Democrat see Website
John R. Kasich Republican see Website
Donald J. Trump Republican see Website

CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES

1st District (ABQ, E. Mountains)
Candidate Name Party Affiliation   Contributions Expenditures Endorsements
Lujan Grisham, Michelle Democrat for federal candidates, see Federal Election Commission reports: http://www.fec.gov/
Priem, Richard Republican
2nd District (Southern NM)
Candidate Name Party Affiliation   Contributions Expenditures Endorsements
Soules, Merrie Lee Democrat for federal candidates, see Federal Election Commission reports: http://www.fec.gov/
Pearce, Stevan Republican
3rd District (Northern NM)
Candidate Name Party Affiliation   Contributions Expenditures Endorsements
Lujan, Ben Ray Democrat for federal candidates, see Federal Election Commission reports: http://www.fec.gov/
Lucero, Mike Republican
Romero, Mike Republican
McFall, Gerald Republican

SECRETARY OF STATE

Candidate Name Party Affiliation   Contributions Expenditures Endorsements
Total     $432,193.97 $169,113.73
Toulouse Oliver, Maggie Democrat $285,899.00 $162,388.90 Labor: AFT, AFSCME,
Espinoza, Nora Republican $146,294.97 $6,724.83

STATE SENATOR

Candidate Name Party Affiliation District Contributions Expenditures Endorsements
Total $366,709.49 $238,965.47
Lopez, Linda Democrat 11 $7,150.00 $6,834.55 Labor: AFSCME, NEA,
Ortiz Y Pino, Gerald Democrat 12 $14,499.05 $3,386.00 Labor: AFSCME Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
O’Neill, Bill Democrat 13 $24,150.00 $4,601.03 Labor: AFT, AFSCME, NEA Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Padilla, Michael Democrat 14 $27,653.00 $36,642.78 Labor: AFT, AFSCME, NEA Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Ivey-Soto, Daniel Democrat 15 $72,425.00 $34,437.29 Labor: AFT, AFSCME, NEA Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Mcsorley, Cisco Democrat 16 $22,082.62 $21,078.51 Labor: AFSCME, NEA Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Robinson, Shannon Democrat 17 $3,175.00 $3,075.06
Stewart, Mimi

NM Prog ChampsProgressive Champions PAC endorsed

Democrat 17 $56,830.00 $48,503.47 Labor: AFSCME, AFT-ATF Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood, Environment: Sierra Club, Conservation Voters NM
Tallman, Bill Democrat 18 $19,096.00 $5,889.58 Labor: AFT, AFSCME Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Frazier, Gregory Democrat 21 $28,786.03 $3,493.41
Chavez, Joe Democrat 23 $2,255.00 $1,612.56
Garratt, Joy Democrat 23 $7,940.00 $5,197.06 Labor: AFT, Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Candelaria, Jacob Democrat 26 $21,362.97 $16,853.92 Labor: AFSCME, NEA Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
First, Russell Democrat $0.00 $0.00
Lucero Y Ruiz Gutierrez, Laura Democrat $100.00 $26.00
Dunn, A Blair Republican 13 $3,820.00 $174.40
Burton, Eric Republican 15 $29,302.48 $3,210.12
Torraco, Lisa Republican 18 $22,991.93 $7,925.85
Payne, William Republican 20 $22,887.86 $18,712.27
Moores, Mark Republican 21 $27,107.55 $65,586.49
Rue, Sander Republican 23 $9,925.00 $228.59

STATE REPRESENTATIVE

Total $770,265.91 $321,127.79
Romero, G. Andres Democrat 10 $8,570.00 $2,963.71 Labor: AFSCME
Martinez, Javier Democrat 11 $4,505.35 $6,547.71 Labor: NEA Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Ruiloba, Patricio Democrat 12 $9,150.00 $8,576.11 Labor: NEA
Roybal Caballero, Patricia Democrat 13 $12,159.66 $6,807.35 Labor: AFSCME, NEA Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Garcia, Miguel P Democrat 14 $6,185.00 $4,227.67
Romero, Ane Democrat 15 $46,191.00 $8,954.93 Labor: AFT, Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Maestas, Antonio Democrat 16 $16,069.16 $6,574.87 Labor: AFSCME, NEA Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Armstrong, Deborah Democrat 17 $6,775.00 $11,846.67 Labor: AFSCME, NEA Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Chasey, Gail Democrat 18 $2,650.00 $5,708.68 Labor: AFSCME, NEA Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
De Vore-Parks, Carolyne Democrat 18 $0.00 $0.00
Haqani, Giovanni Democrat 20 $1,340.12 $1,098.45 Labor: AFT, AFSCME, Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
KinKaid, Amanda Democrat 21 $2,800.00 $2,451.94
Lechuga-Tena, Idalia Democrat 21 $38,359.85 $12,390.53 Labor: AFSCME Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Sarinana, Debra

NM Prog ChampsProgressive Champions PAC endorsed

Democrat 21 $24,156.50 $12,721.39 Labor: AFT, AFSCME, Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Thomson, Elizabeth Democrat 24 $84,915.00 $28,724.22 Labor: AFT, AFSCME, NEA Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Ely, Daymon Democrat 23 $116,825.00 $23,527.66 Labor: NEA, AFT, AFSCME, Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Berkheimer, Chris Democrat 25 $17,747.00 $9,146.80
Trujillo, Christine

NM Prog ChampsProgressive Champions PAC endorsed

Democrat 25 $32,245.15 $11,750.52 Labor: AFT, AFSCME, NEA, Environment: CVNM Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Louis, Georgene Democrat 26 $1,700.00 $6,561.58 Labor: AFSCME, NEA Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Krise, Ronald Democrat 27 $0.00 $0.00
Martinez, Ronnie Democrat 29 $15,286.00 $11,385.38 Labor: AFT, AFSCME,
Figueroa, Natalie Democrat 30 $40,019.00 $2,556.20 Labor: AFT, AFSCME, Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Scott, Robert Democrat 31 $7,475.00 $894.66 Labor: AFT, Reproductive Rights: Planned Parenthood
Maestas Barnes, Sarah Republican 15 $78,481.00 $14,494.78
Dines, James Republican 20 $17,075.00 $3,619.54
Boyle, Ryan Republican 24 $860.00 $410.56
Hall, Christina Republican 24 $40,207.00 $6,526.14
Larranaga, Lorenzo Republican 27 $34,399.00 $14,616.24
Hall, Jimmie Republican 28 $11,806.01 $3,022.25
Adkins, David E Republican 29 $18,314.11 $10,495.86
Gentry, Nate Republican 30 $165,625.00 $86,196.07
Rehm, William ‘Bill’ Republican 31 $11,700.00 $7,868.22
Youngblood, Monica Republican 68 $13,500.00 $11,988.76

JUDICIAL RACES

COURT OF APPEALS JUDGE

Candidate Name Party Affiliation   Contributions Expenditures Endorsements
Total     $77,040.00 $63,097.87
French, Stephen Republican $30,764.00 $29,843.76
Vargas , Julie Unspecified $46,276.00 $33,254.11

METROPOLITAN COURT

Candidate Name Party Affiliation   Contributions Expenditures Endorsements
Total     $69,030.64 $49,102.96
Chacon, M. David Democrat $20,000.00 $20,000.00
Duran, John Democrat $12,610.65 $2,572.50
Rodriguez, Christine Democrat $8,652.93 $7,101.88
Torres, Renee Democrat $19,985.72 $13,627.24
Ulibarri, Karlos Democrat $5,781.34 $5,781.34
Schultz, Chris Republican $2,000.00 $20.00

DISTRICT ATTORNEY

Candidate Name Party Affiliation   Contributions Expenditures Endorsements
Total     $443,718.68 $373,482.79
Perea, Edmund Unspecified $91,579.23 $61,508.55
Torrez, Raul

NM Prog ChampsProgressive Champions PAC endorsed

Democrat $352,139.45 $311,974.24  LABOR: IAFF (Firefighters) 244,

DISTRICT COURT JUDGE

Total     $72,907.00 $20,917.33  
Leos, Cindy Democrat $7,642.00 $4,484.27
Ramirez, Debra Democrat $65,265.00 $16,433.06
Grubesic, John Democrat $13,272.11 $12,236.73


PUBLIC REGULATION COMMISSION


Candidate Name Party Affiliation   Contributions Expenditures Endorsements
Total     $92,769.00 $72,074.13  
Hall, Cynthia

NM Prog ChampsProgressive Champions PAC endorsed

Democrat $56,255.00 $36,828.70 Labor: AFSCME Environment: CVNM
Montoya, Karen Democrat $36,514.00 $35,245.43 Labor: AFSCME

County Clerk

Candidate Name Party Affiliation   Contributions Expenditures Endorsements
Total     $123,510.91 $111,814.80  
Montoya, Roman

NM Prog ChampsProgressive Champions PAC endorsed

Democrat $60,065.59 $55,550.17  LABOR: AFSCME, IAFF (Firefighters) 244
Stover, Linda Democrat $62,295.32 $56,010.97  LABOR: Alb. Police Officers Assn.
Ortega-Saenz, Maryellen Republican $1,150.00 $253.66

COUNTY TREASURER

Candidate Name Party Affiliation   Contributions Expenditures Endorsements
Total     $50,080.57 $30,968.02
Bearce, Nancy Democrat $5,734.50 $4,583.22
Ortiz, Manny Democrat $1,107.07 $0.00
Padilla, Patrick Democrat $25,383.00 $20,062.82
Sanchez, Christopher

NM Prog ChampsProgressive Champions PAC endorsed

Democrat $17,806.00 $6,271.98  LABOR: AFSCME
Hillard, Kim Republican $50.00 $50.00
Romero, Christopher Republican $0.00 $0.00

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