Jose Campos, II
|José Campos, II|
|New Mexico House of Representatives District 63|
Campos ran unsuccessfully for the Democratic lieutenant gubernatorial nomination in the 2010 primary election.
While a member of the New Mexico House of Representatives, Campos served on the following committees:
- Business and Industry Committee, New Mexico House of Representatives
- Voters and Elections Committee, New Mexico House of Representatives
Campos was considered a potential 2014 Democratic challenger to incumbent 2nd District Rep. Steve Pearce, however did not file to run. In the 113th Congress, Pearce was the only Republican official representing New Mexico in either chamber of the U.S. Congress.
Campos ran for re-election to the 63rd District seat in 2010. He is opposed by George Dodge Jr. in the primary election. The winner was challenged by Melinda Joy Russ in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.
On November 4, 2008, Campos was re-elected to the 63rd District Seat in the New Mexico House of Representatives, besting Matthew Rush (R). Campos raised $37,101 for his campaign, while Rush raised $49,878.
|New Mexico House of Representatives, District 15 (2008)|
|Jose Campos, II (D)||7,532|
|Matthew Rush (R)||6,929|
In 2008, Campos collected $37,101 in donations.
His four largest contributors in 2008 were:
|New Mexico Democratic Legislative Campaign CMTE||$6,126|
|New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association||$6,126|
|Progress Vision & Commitment PAC||$2,250|
- New Mexico Legislature - Representative Jose Campos, II
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002
- New Mexico Votes profile
|New Mexico House of Representatives - District 63
| Succeeded by|
George Dodge Jr. (D)