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Matthew D. Tso

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Matthew D. Tso
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Current Court Information:
Title:   Former judicial candidate
Past position:   Candidate, New Mexico State Senate District 3
Personal History
Party:   Democratic
Candidate 2014:
Candidate for:  San Juan County Magistrate Court
Position:  Division 2
State:  New Mexico
Election information 2014:
Party:   Democratic
Incumbent:  No
Primary date:  6/3/2014
Primary vote:  100%ApprovedA
Election date:  11/4/2014

Matthew D. Tso ran for judge on the San Juan County Magistrate Court, Division 2 in New Mexico in 2014. He also ran for election to the San Juan County Magistrate Court in 2010.[1]

In between judicial bids, Tso was a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 3 of the New Mexico State Senate.

Issues

Controversies

In May 2012, Tso was placed on administrative leave for one week from his job as a legislative analyst for the Department of Dine Education. The action was related to Tso's participation in a hearing regarding school district boundaries. Earlier in 2012, Tso came under scrutiny for failing to produce a diploma from Dartmouth University. Tso says that he graduated and his diploma was withheld at first over a monetary issue. A university spokesman told The Daily Times that Tso attended the university and never graduated.[2]

Elections

2012

See also: New Mexico State Senate elections, 2012

Tso ran in the 2012 election for New Mexico State Senate District 3. He was defeated by incumbent John Pinto in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012.[3][4]

New Mexico State Senate, District 3 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Pinto Incumbent 72% 2,709
Matthew D. Tso 28% 1,053
Total Votes 3,762

2010

Tso was defeated by Stanley R. King in the Democratic primary for the magistrate court.[5]

Main article: New Mexico judicial elections, 2010

Education

Tso attended Dartmouth College but did not obtain a degree.[6]

See also

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