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  Bingaman, Jeff
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AffiliationDemocratic  
<-  2008-09-01  
 
NameJeff Bingaman
AddressPO Box 2048
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87103, United States
Emailinfo@bingaman2000.com
Website [Link]
Born October 03, 1943
Died Still Living (70 years)
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifiedBarack O-blame-a
Feb 26, 2013 06:32pm
Tags Caucasian - Moderate-to-Liberal - Pro-Affirmative Action - Pro-Choice - U.S. Army - Protestant - Straight -
InfoBINGAMAN, Jesse Francis, Jr. (Jeff), a Senator from New Mexico; born in El Paso, Tex., October 3, 1943; attended public schools of Silver City, N.Mex.; graduated, Harvard College 1965 and Stanford Law School, Stanford, Calif., 1968; served in the United States Army Reserve 1968-1974; admitted to the New Mexico bar 1968; assistant New Mexico attorney general 1969; counsel to State constitutional convention 1969; commenced private practice in 1970; elected New Mexico attorney general 1979-1982; elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 1982 for the term commencing January 3, 1983; reelected in 1988, 1994, and again in 2000 for the term ending January 3, 2007; chairman, Senate Impeachment Trial Committee (1989-1991), Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (January 3-20, 2001; June 6, 2001-January 3, 2003).


JOB APPROVAL POLLS
DateFirmApproveDisapproveDon't Know
12/11/2011-12/13/2011 Public Policy Polling (D) 54.00% ( 4.0) 32.00% ( 3.0) 14.00% ( 0.0)
06/23/2011-06/26/2011 Public Policy Polling (D) 58.00% ( 2.0) 29.00% ( 2.0) 14.00% ( 3.0)
02/04/2011-02/06/2011 Public Policy Polling (D) 56.00% ( 8.0) 27.00% ( 9.0) 17.00% ( 0.0)
02/18/2010-02/20/2010 Public Policy Polling (D) 48.00% ( 0.0) 36.00% ( 0.0) 17.00% ( 0.0)
09/27/2009-09/28/2009 Survey USA 58.00% ( 2.0) 33.00% ( 1.0) 9.00% ( 4.0)
09/08/2009-09/10/2009 Research & Polling Inc. (Albuquerque Journal) 61.00% ( 0.0) 21.00% ( 0.0) 18.00% ( 0.0)
07/17/2009-07/19/2009 Survey USA 56.00% ( 1.0) 32.00% ( 0.0) 13.00% ( 2.0)
06/12/2009-06/14/2009 Survey USA 57.00% ( 7.0) 32.00% ( 5.0) 11.00% ( 2.0)
01/20/2009-02/21/2009 Survey USA 64.00% ( 4.0) 27.00% ( 1.0) 9.00% ( 3.0)
03/14/2008-03/16/2008 Survey USA 60.00% ( 2.0) 28.00% ( 2.0) 12.00% ( 0.0)

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Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Feb 18, 2011 12:30pm News Jeff Bingaman to retire  Article eddy 9_99 
Oct 22, 2008 10:00pm News Bingaman Backs Return of 'Fairness Doctrine'  Article -- 
Mar 19, 2006 06:00pm Opinion Senator Could Play a Smarter Hand on Energy  Article RP 

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RACES
  01/03/2011 Energy and Natural Resources Chairperson Won 54.55% (+9.09%)
  01/03/2009 Energy and Natural Resources Chairperson Won 56.52% (+13.04%)
  11/07/2006 NM US Senate Won 70.59% (+41.25%)
  06/06/2006 NM US Senate - D Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/07/2000 NM US Senate Won 61.70% (+23.45%)
  06/06/2000 NM US Senate- D Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/08/1994 NM US Senate Won 53.97% (+7.98%)
  06/07/1994 NM US Senate- D Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/08/1988 NM US Senate Won 63.31% (+26.62%)
  11/02/1982 NM US Senate Won 53.77% (+7.55%)
  06/08/1982 NM US Senate - D Primary Won 54.36% (+14.91%)
ENDORSEMENTS
San Francisco District Attorney - Nov 08, 2011 D David Onek
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Aug 05, 2010 D Elena Kagan
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Aug 06, 2009 I Sonia Sotomayor
US Attorney General - Feb 02, 2009 D Eric Holder
NM US President - D Primary - Feb 05, 2008 D Barack Obama
US President - D Primaries - Jun 03, 2008 D Bill Richardson
US President - D Primaries - Jun 03, 2008 D Barack Obama
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Jan 31, 2006 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Chief Justice - Sep 29, 2005 R John G. Roberts, Jr.
Second Circuit Court Judge - Oct 02, 1998 I Sonia Sotomayor
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Jul 29, 1994 D Stephen G. Breyer
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Aug 03, 1993 D Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Oct 15, 1991 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Oct 02, 1990 R David H. Souter
U.S. Director of Drug Control Policy - Mar 09, 1989 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Feb 03, 1988 R Anthony M. Kennedy
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Oct 23, 1987 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Chief Justice - Sep 17, 1986 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Sep 17, 1986 R Antonin Scalia
Secretary of Health & Human Services - Dec 12, 1985 NPA Reject