Our Candidates

Xochitl Torres Small

NM-02 (Rural South NM)

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WON

  • Defeated Republican Yvette Harrell for an open seat by 1.8 points in a district that, with the exception of a 2 year period, had been held by Republicans since 1980, and in which Hillary Clinton lost by 11 and President Obama lost by 7

  • Environmental attorney and activist;  previously worked for New Mexico Senator Tom Udall; first time candidate

  • Committees:   Armed Services; Homeland Security