|New Mexico State Senate District 15|
|December 31, 2016|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
Ivey-Soto's professional experience includes working as an Association Executive.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Ivey-Soto served on the following committees:
|New Mexico Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Public Affairs|
|• Rules, Vice-chair|
- See also: New Mexico State Senate elections, 2012
Ivey-Soto ran in the 2012 election for New Mexico State Senate District 15. He was appointed as a replacement candidate for incumbent Tim Eichenberg (D) in July 2012. Ivey-Soto defeated Diane Snyder (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|New Mexico State Senate, District 15, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||H. Diane Snyder||47.1%||9,733|
Third grade retention
In November 2013, along with most Democrats, Ivey-Soto publicly opposed the idea of retaining students who cannot read at a minimal level by the end of the third grade, while New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez supported it. Citing the cost of its requirements, Ivey-Soto said, "If we can write a blank check to the schools, we can do great things."
Comprehensive donor information for Ivey-Soto is available dating back to 1996. Based on available campaign finance records, Ivey-Soto raised a total of $82,700 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 20, 2013.
|Daniel Ivey-Soto's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||New Mexico State Senate, District 15||$76,551|
|1996||New Mexico State House, District 18||$6,149|
|Grand Total Raised||$82,700|
2012Ivey-Soto won election to the New Mexico State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Ivey-Soto raised a total of $76,551.
|New Mexico State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Daniel Ivey-Soto's campaign in 2012|
|New Mexico for Working Families||$5,000|
|New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association||$5,000|
|Conservation Voters New Mexico||$4,776|
|Total Raised in 2012||$76,551|
|Source:Follow the Money|
1996Ivey-Soto lost the election for the New Mexico State House in 1996. During that election cycle, Ivey-Soto raised a total of $6,149.
|New Mexico State House 1996 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Daniel Ivey-Soto's campaign in 1996|
|Teamsters Local 492||$1,500|
|Ivey-Soto, Daniel A.||$600|
|Ivey-Soto, Daniel A.||$500|
|Albuquerque Teachers Federation||$500|
|Total Raised in 1996||$6,149|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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- Profile from the New Mexico State Senate
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2012, 1996
- Capitolreportnewmexico.com "Ivey-Soto selected to replace Eichenberg in state Senate," accessed September 6, 2012
- New Mexico Secretary of State, "Official Primary Results," accessed April 15, 2014
- New Mexico Secretary of State "Primary Candidate List," accessed March 23, 2012
- Watchdog.org "NM: Dems select Ivey-Soto to replace Eichenberg in state Senate race," July 9, 2012
- WatchDog.org "Governor, Democrats on different pages when it comes to reading standards," accessed December 9, 2013
- followthemoney.org, "Ivey-Soto, Daniel," accessed May 20, 2013
Tim Eichenberg (D)
|New Mexico State Senate District 15
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