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  New Mexico
State Government
  Governor  Susana Martinez 2 14 +14.45%
  Lieutenant Governor  John Sanchez 2 14 +14.65%
  Secretary of State  Dianna J. Duran 2 14 +3.27%
  Auditor  Tim Keller 1 14 +8.50%
  Treasurer  Tim Eichenberg 1 14 +4.92%
  Attorney General  Hector H. Balderas 1 14 +16.53%
  Commissioner of Public Lands  Aubrey L. Dunn, Jr. 1 14 +0.14%
  NM State House  Republican Party Control 0 14 +5.71%
  NM State Senate  Democratic Party Control 0 12 +19.05%
 NM Public Regulation Commission 
President
  President  Barack Obama 2 12 +10.15%
Senate
  Senate Class I  Martin Heinrich 1 12 +5.73%
  Senate Class II  Tom Udall 2 14 +11.12%
House of Representatives
  NM - District 01  Michelle Lujan Grisham 2 14 +17.17%
  NM - District 02  Steve Pearce 6 14 +28.90%
  NM - District 03  Ben R. Lujan 4 14 +23.07%
County List
 Counties 
Initiatives and Referenda
 Amendments and Bonds 
Supreme Court
 NM Supreme Court 

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Neighbors
Arizona, United States  
Chihuahua, Mexico  
Colorado, United States  
Oklahoma, United States  
Sonora, Mexico  
Texas, United States  
Utah, United States  

Created From
[X] Territory of New Mexico
State DETAILS
Parents > United States  
Website[Link]
Established January 06, 1912
Disbanded Still Active
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifiedScott³ May 27, 2010 12:08pm
DescriptionNew Mexico joined the Union on January 6, 1912 as the 47th State. Our Capital is in Santa Fe.

New Mexico's motto is
Crescit Eundo (It Grows As It Goes).

New Mexico is known as the "Land of Enchantment."

Our flag consists of the Zia Sun Symbol on a field of yellow.

New Mexico has two state songs, "O, Fair New Mexico" and "Asi es Nuevo Mejico."

New Mexico's state bird is the roadrunner (Geococcyx californianus).

Our state flower is the Yucca (Yucca glauca).

Our state tree is the Pinon Pine (Pinus edulis)

Polls open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. (Mountain Time Zone)
All statewide posts' terms begin/end on January 1st. NM Constitution
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PVID+3.34 ( D+1.93 R-4.37 I-0.03 N-0.08 LBT+2.56 G-0.02 CST+0.03 PFP-0.05 J-0.03 A'sP-0.03 IR-0.02 )

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NM CDs 2013-2023 Jan 3, 2013-Jan 3, 2023

Largest Population Cities [More]  
# City County Population As Of
1 Albuquerque Bernalillo 521,999 2008-07-01
2 Las Cruces Doña Ana 91,865 2008-07-01
3 Rio Rancho Sandoval 79,655 2008-07-01
4 Santa Fe Santa Fe 71,831 2008-07-01
5 Roswell Chaves 46,198 2008-07-01
6 Farmington San Juan 42,637 2008-07-01
7 Alamogordo Otero 35,757 2008-07-01
8 Clovis Curry 32,352 2008-07-01
9 Hobbs Lea 30,476 2008-07-01
10 Carlsbad Eddy 25,629 2008-07-01
Largest Population Counties [More]  
# County Population As Of
1 Bernalillo 642,527 2009-07-01
2 Santa Fe 147,532 2009-07-01
3 Sandoval 125,988 2009-07-01
4 San Juan 124,131 2009-07-01
5 Valencia 72,913 2009-07-01
6 McKinley 70,513 2009-07-01
7 Chaves 63,622 2009-07-01
8 Otero 63,201 2009-07-01
9 Lea 60,232 2009-07-01
10 Eddy 52,706 2009-07-01

INFORMATION LINKS
Constitution Party of New Mexico  Discuss
Democratic Party of New Mexico  Discuss
Green Party of New Mexico  Discuss
Libertarian Party of New Mexico  Discuss
New Mexico Legislature  Discuss
New Mexico Politics with Joe Monahan  Discuss
NM Secretary of State  Discuss
Office of the Governor of New Mexico  Discuss
Republican Party of New Mexico  Discuss

PARTY REGISTRATION
Pty Amount % As Of Contributor
D 596,209 47.50% Oct 31, 2012 IndyGeorgia
R 395,992 31.55% Oct 31, 2012 IndyGeorgia
I 225,498 17.96% Oct 31, 2012 IndyGeorgia
OTH 37,574 2.99% Oct 31, 2012 IndyGeorgia

DEMOGRAPHIC
Population

MEDIA

EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor
Jan 01, 1900 08:00am Jan 01, 1900 08:00pm General Election NM Poll Open and Close Times Set  RP 

BOOKS
Title Purchase Contributor

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jan 06, 2012 09:00am General New Mexico marks 100 years of statehood  Article DFWDem 
Jun 24, 2011 04:00pm Legal Ruling N.M. ex-boyfriend ordered to remove abortion billboard  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Oct 18, 2010 07:00pm General "Already Voted" Leaning Heavily Republican in NM  Article Jason 
Apr 20, 2009 03:00pm Oops Four Corners marker 2 1/2 miles off? Too late  Article DFWDem 
Nov 03, 2008 04:00pm Analysis The blueing of New Mexico  Article DFWDem 
Oct 28, 2008 11:35am Blog Entry T Minus 7 Days: Tsunami Warning Issued; NM R's Head To Lifeboats  Article DFWDem 

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