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Elections 2020

Democrat Ben Ray Luján

Ben Ray Luján, Jr. (b. June 7, 1972, in Santa Fe, NM) is a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from New Mexico. Lujan was first elected in 2008 by voters from New Mexico's 3rd Congressional District. Luján won re-election to his seat in 2016.

Current Office

  • Office: U.S. House New Mexico District 3
  • Level: Federal
  • Branch: Legislative
  • Tenure: 2009-Current
  • Term Ends: January 3rd, 2021
  • Date Assumed: January 6th, 2009

Upcoming Race

  • Office: U.S. Senate New Mexico
  • Number of Seats Up for Election: 1
  • Year: 2020
  • District Name: New Mexico
  • District Type: State
  • Office Level: Federal
  • Office Branch: Legislative
  • Office Chamber: Upper

Primary: Election Information

  • Date of Primary: June 2nd, 2020
  • Status: Candidacy Declared

General Election: Information

  • Date of Election: November 3rd, 2020

Candidacy

  • Birthdate: June 7, 1972
  • Religion: Christian: Catholic
  • Gender: Male
  • Party: Democratic Party
  • State: New Mexico
  • Office: State
  • District: New Mexico
  • Office Level: Federal
  • Office Branch: Legislative
  • Office Chamber: Upper
  • Primary Date: June 2, 2020
  • General Election Date: Nov. 3, 2020

Educational Institutions

  • Bachelors Degree: New Mexico Highlands University
  • Other Education: University of New Mexico (attended but did not graduate)

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