John Heaton

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John Heaton
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New Mexico House of Representatives District 55
Former representative
Term in office began
1997
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Pharmacist
John Heaton was a Democratic member of the New Mexico House of Representatives. He represented the 55th District from 1997-2010.

Committee assignments

While a member of the New Mexico House of Representatives, Heaton served on the following committees:

Elections

2010

See also: New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2010

Heaton lost his bid for re-election to the 55th District seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition but was defeated by Cathrynn Brown (R) in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[1]

New Mexico House of Representatives General Election, District 55 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Cathrynn Brown (R) 4,010 52.20%
John Heaton (D) 3,673 47.80%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Heaton was elected to the 55th District Seat in the New Mexico House of Representatives, besting Cathryn Brown (R).[2] Heaton raised $107,431 for his campaign, while Brown raised $68,079.[3]

New Mexico House of Representatives, District 55 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png John Heaton (D) 5,676
Cathryn Brown (R) 4,805

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Heaton collected $107,431 in donations.[4]

His four largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
New Mexico Democratic Legislative Campaign CMTE $9,381
Potash Association of New Mexico $6,000
C&D Energy LLC $5,000
DB Enterprises $2,200

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Political offices
Preceded by
Robert Lite
New Mexico House of Representatives - District 55
1997–2010
Succeeded by
Cathrynn Brown (R)