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* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=10534 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=10534 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=10534 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=10534 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=101254 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=82255 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=64162 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=4754 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=44037 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=43676 1996], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=43339 1992]
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* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=139042 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=120843 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=101254 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=82255 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=64162 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=4754 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=44037 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=43676 1996], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=43339 1992]
 
* [http://newmexicovotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?EntityID=15167&Keywords=&op=Search Voting record from New Mexico Votes.org]
 
* [http://newmexicovotes.org/SearchVotes.aspx?EntityID=15167&Keywords=&op=Search Voting record from New Mexico Votes.org]
 
  
 
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Revision as of 13:31, 11 June 2013

Mary Helen Garcia
MHGarcia.jpg
New Mexico House of Representatives District 34
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
December 31, 2014
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$0/year
Per diem$153/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sNew Mexico State University, 1960
Master'sNew Mexico State University, 1976
Personal
BirthdayJuly 14, 1937
Place of birthLas Cruces, NM
ProfessionElementary School Principal
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Mary Helen A. Garcia (b. July 14, 1937) is a Democratic member of the New Mexico House of Representatives. She represents the 34th District.

Garcia earned her BA and MA from New Mexico State University in 1960 and 1976, respectively.

Garcia was a Teacher for Gadsden Public Schools from 1960 to 1961. She also taught at Las Cruces Public Schools from 1967 to 1992. From 1993 to 1999 she was Director of Instruction for Las Cruces Public Schools. She has been Elementary School Principal at Las Cruces Public School from 1984 to 1993 and again from 1999 to the present.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New Mexico Committee Assignments, 2013
Business and Industry
Voters and Elections, Chair

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2012

Garcia ran for re-election in 2012. She ran unopposed in the June 5, 2012 Democratic primary and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

New Mexico House of Representatives, District 34, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMary Helen Garcia Incumbent 100% 2,810
Total Votes 2,810

2010

See also: New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2010

Garcia won re-election to the 34th District Seat in 2010. She had no primary opposition and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[3]

New Mexico House of Representatives General Election, District 34 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Mary Helen Garcia (D) 2,860 100%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Garcia won re-election to the 34th District Seat in the New Mexico House of Representatives. Garcia had no challenger. [4]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Garcia is available dating back to 1996. Based on available campaign finance records, Garcia raised a total of $129,406 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 24, 2013.[5]

Mary Helen Garcia's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New Mexico State House, District 34 Won $17,151
2010 New Mexico State House, District 34 Won $300
2008 New Mexico State House, District 34 Won $12,135
2006 New Mexico State House, District 34 Won $16,204
2004 New Mexico State House, District 34 Won $11,400
2002 New Mexico State House, District 34 Won $22,603
2000 New Mexico State House, District 34 Won $19,278
1998 New Mexico State House, District 34 Won $14,475
1996 New Mexico State House, District 34 Won $15,860
Grand Total Raised $129,406
Garcia won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Garcia raised a total of $17,151.
New Mexico State House 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Mary Helen Garcia's campaign in 2012
New Mexico Gas Co.$1,150
National Association of Insurance & Financial Advisors$1,100
Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino$1,000
Irwin, Dona$1,000
Nunez, Andy$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$17,151
Source:Follow the Money
Garcia won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2010. During that election cycle, Garcia raised a total of $300. Garcia won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2008. During that election cycle, Garcia raised a total of $12,135. Garcia won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2006. During that election cycle, Garcia raised a total of $16,204. Garcia won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2004. During that election cycle, Garcia raised a total of $11,400. Garcia won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2002. During that election cycle, Garcia raised a total of $22,603. Garcia won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2000. During that election cycle, Garcia raised a total of $19,278. Garcia won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 1998. During that election cycle, Garcia raised a total of $14,475. Garcia won election to the New Mexico State House in 1996. During that election cycle, Garcia raised a total of $15,860.

Political experience

Garcia has served as Chair of the New Mexico and District Democratic Party since 1997. She joined the New Mexico State House of Representatives in 2002. She has served in that position since, representing the 34th district.

Personal

Garcia and her husband, George, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mary Garcia
New Mexico House of Representatives - District 34
2003 – present
Succeeded by
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