|New Mexico House of Representatives District 68|
|December 31, 2016|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|High school||Rio Grande High School|
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Youngblood served on the following committees:
|New Mexico Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• Appropriations and Finance|
|• Education, Vice-Chair|
In the 2013-2014 legislative session, Youngblood served on the following committees:
|New Mexico Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Enrolling and Engrossing - B|
|• Labor and Human Resources|
|• Voters and Elections|
Elections for the office of New Mexico House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 3, 2014, and a general election took place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 4, 2014. Incumbent Monica Youngblood was unopposed in the Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election.
Youngblood ran in the 2012 election for New Mexico House of Representatives District 68. She defeated Max Barnett, Claudette M. Chavez-Hankins and Paul D. Barber in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012. Incumbent Thomas Garcia (D) did not run for re-election. She defeated Democrat Eloise Gift in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|New Mexico House of Representatives, District 68, General Election, 2012|
|New Mexico House of Representatives, District 68 Republican Primary, 2012|
|Claudette M. Chavez-Hankins||20.3%||346|
|Paul D. Barber||7.3%||125|
Comprehensive donor information for Youngblood is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Youngblood raised a total of $96,624 during that time period. This information was last updated on April 28, 2015.
|Monica Youngblood's Campaign Contribution History|
|2014||New Mexico State House, District 68||$28,171|
|2012||New Mexico State House, District 68||$68,453|
|Grand Total Raised||$96,624|
2014Youngblood won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2014. During that election cycle, Youngblood raised a total of $28,171.
|New Mexico State House 2014 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Monica Youngblood's campaign in 2014|
|New Mexico Realtors Association||$3,000|
|Reynolds American Inc||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2014||$28,171|
|Source: Follow the Money|
2012Youngblood won election to the New Mexico State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Youngblood raised a total of $68,453.
|New Mexico State House 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Monica Youngblood's campaign in 2012|
|Thomas Taylor/Elect Committee Scott Bird||$2,300|
|Associated Builders & Contractors||$2,000|
|House Republican Leadership Committee||$2,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$68,453|
|Source: Follow the Money|
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In 2013, the 51st New Mexico State Legislature, first session, was in session from January 15 to March 16. In 2014, the 51st New Mexico State Legislature, second session, was in session from January 21 through February 20.
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Youngblood and her husband, Chris Youngblood, have 2 children, Corey (18) and Mariana (15).
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- Monica Youngblood on Facebook
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- Campaign contributions via Follow the Money
- Monica Youngblood for State Representative, "About Monica" accessed June 2, 2012
- New Mexico Secretary of State, "Official Results Primary Election - June 3, 2014," accessed July 7, 2014
- New Mexico State Legislature, "2014 Primary Election Candidates," accessed May 13, 2014
- New Mexico Secretary of State, "Official Primary Results," accessed April 15, 2014
- New Mexico Secretary of State, "2012 Primary Candidate List," accessed May 13, 2014(Archived)
- Follow the Money, "Contributions to Youngblood, Monica," accessed April 28, 2015
- New Mexico Legislature, "Session dates," accessed July 9, 2014
Thomas Garcia (D)
|New Mexico House of Representatives - District 68
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