The 2nd Congressional District
of New Mexico
is a congressional district including the southern half of New Mexico.
New Mexico's 2nd congressional district is located in the western portion of the state and includes Cibola, Catron, Socorro, Grant, Hidalgo, Luna, Sierra, Dona Ana, Otero, Lincoln, Valencia, Bernaillo, Guadalupe, De Baca, Chaves, Eddy, Lea, and Roosevelt counties.
The district previously included Las Cruces and Roswell.
The current representative of the 2nd congressional district is Steve Pearce (R).
- See also: New Mexico's 2nd congressional district elections, 2012
The 2nd congressional district of New Mexico held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Steve Pearce won re-election in the district.
On November 2, 2010, Steve Pearce was re-elected to the United States House for a fourth non-consecutive term. He defeated Harry Teague (D).
|United States House, New Mexico General Election, 2010
|| Harry Teague
This is the 2nd congressional district of New Mexico after the 2001 redistricting process.
- See also: Redistricting in New Mexico
In 2011, the New Mexico State Legislature re-drew the Congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.