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Ben Lujan, Sr.
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New Mexico House of Representatives District 46
Former Officeholder
In office
1975-2013
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
Speaker of the House
2009-2013
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1974
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionBusinessman
CandidateVerification
Ben Lujan, Sr. (b. 1936) is a former Democratic member of the New Mexico House of Representatives representing District 46 from 1975 to 2013.

He served as Speaker of the House.[1]

Lujan did not run for re-election in 2012.[2]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Lujan served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Lujan served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2012

Lujan did not run for re-election.[2]

2010

See also: New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2010

Lujan won re-election to the 46th District seat in 2010. He had no opposition in the general election.[3]

New Mexico House of Representatives General Election, District 46 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Ben Lujan, Sr. (D) 7,960 100%

He defeated Carl Trujillo in the June 8 Democratic Primary. In a close race, Lujan won by only 80 votes. Trujillo considered mounting a recount effort but decided against it nine days after the primary.[4]

New Mexico House of Representatives District 46 Primary Democratic Primary, 2010
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngBen Lujan, Sr. Incumbent 51% 2,140
Carl Trujillo 49% 2,056
Total Votes 4,196

2008

On November 4, 2008, Lujan won re-election to the 46th District Seat in the New Mexico House of Representatives. Lujan had no challenger.[5]

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Lujan won re-election, he collected $134,158 in donations. His top donors were:[6]

Donor Amount
Conoco Phillips $5,000
Electrical Workers $5,000
New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association $5,000
North American Title Loans $5,000

2008

In 2008, Lujan collected $69,725 in donations.[7]

His four largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino $5,100
Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 412 $5,000
Pueblo of Santa Ana $2,500
Altria $2,500

Personal

Ben Lujan, Sr.'s son, Ben Ray Lujan, has served as the 3rd District of New Mexico's representative to the U.S. House of Representatives since 2009.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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New Mexico House of Representatives - District 46
1975–2013
Succeeded by
Carl P. Trujillo (D)