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George Munoz

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George Munoz
New Mexico Senate District 4
In office
2009 - present
Term ends
December 31, 2016
Years in position 6
Base salary$0/year
Per diem$153/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 4, 2008
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
High schoolGallup High School
OtherUniversity of Arizona
ProfessionSelf Employed
Office website
Personal website
Campaign website
George Munoz is a Democratic member of the New Mexico Senate. Munoz joined the New Mexico State Senate in 2009. He has served in that position since, representing the 4th district.

Munoz, a 1985 graduate of Gallup High School, is a businessman. He attended the University of Arizona but did not graduate.[1]

Committee assignments


At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Munoz served on the following committees:

New Mexico Committee Assignments, 2013


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Munoz served on these committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Munoz served on these committees:



See also: New Mexico State Senate elections, 2012

Munoz ran for re-election in 2012. He defeated Genevieve J. Jackson and Charles E. Rountree in the June 5, 2012 Democratic primary and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

New Mexico State Senate, District 4, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGeorge Munoz Incumbent 100% 11,673
Total Votes 11,673
New Mexico State Senate, District 4 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngGeorge K. Munoz Incumbent 56.3% 2,614
Genevieve J. Jackson 36.8% 1,708
Charles E. Rountree 6.9% 320
Total Votes 4,642


On November 4, 2008, Munoz was elected to the 4th District Seat in the New Mexico Senate, besting Beatrice Woodward (R). [4] Munoz raised $59,495 for his campaign, while Woodward raised $2,539. [5]

New Mexico Senate, District 4 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png George Munoz (D) 10,897
Beatrice Woodward (R) 3,515

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Munoz is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Munoz raised a total of $170,718 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 22, 2013.[6]

George Munoz's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New Mexico State Senate, District 4 Won $96,003
2010 New Mexico State Senate, District 4 Not up for election $15,220
2008 New Mexico State Senate, District 4 Won $59,495
Grand Total Raised $170,718


Munoz won re-election to the New Mexico State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Munoz raised a total of $96,003.
New Mexico State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to George Munoz's campaign in 2012
Occidental Oil & Gas$4,000
Kachina Rentals$2,500
McConnell Enterprises$2,500
Reid, Kevin$2,300
New Mexico Retail Association$2,000
Total Raised in 2012$96,003
Source:Follow the Money


Munoz was not up for election to the New Mexico State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Munoz raised a total of $15,220.


Munoz won election to the New Mexico State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Munoz raised a total of $59,495.

Personal life

Munoz is married with two sons. He serves on the Elks Board, New Mexico Amigo’s Board, Rotary Board, U.S. Banks Board, and the National Junior High School Rodeo Board. Munoz's father, Eddie, is a former mayor of Gallup.[7]

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