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Robert D. Cain

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Robert Cain
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Candidate for
New Mexico House of Representatives District 17
Bachelor'sUniversity of New Mexico (2010)
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Robert Cain was a 2012 Republican candidate for District 17 of the New Mexico House of Representatives.

Cain earned a B.A. in Economics from the University of New Mexico. He works as a trader in the financial markets, trading currencies, commodities and equities.[1]


Campaign themes


In information submitted to Ballotpedia, Cain set out his political philosophy and the themes of his campaign as follows:[1]

"I believe in liberty, small government, personal sovereignty, strong defense, free markets, sound money, civil liberties and peace and prosperity.

I would like to create a greater economic environment in New Mexico. Establish better rational systems in economic freedom, smaller government, lower taxes, greater personal sovereignty, greater fiscal discipline, sound monetary theory, protection of state rights and a better environment for producers to move capital to New Mexico and create more jobs."



See also: New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2012

Cain ran in the 2012 election for New Mexico House of Representatives District 16. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012. He was defeated by incumbent Edward C. Sandoval (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

New Mexico House of Representatives, District 17, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEdward Sandoval Incumbent 66.6% 7,816
     Republican Robert D. Cain 33.4% 3,918
Total Votes 11,734

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