Mary Kay Papen

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Mary Kay Papen
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New Mexico Senate District 38
Incumbent
In office
2001 - present
Term ends
December 31, 2016
Years in position 13
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
President Pro Tempore
2013-Present
Compensation
Base salary$0/year
Per diem$153/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 7, 2000
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionCar dealer (retired)
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Mary Kay Papen is a Democratic member of the New Mexico Senate. Papen joined the New Mexico State Senate in 2001. She has served in that position since, representing the 38th district. Papen is a retired Car Dealer.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New Mexico Committee Assignments, 2013
Committees', Chair
Corporations and Transportation
Indian and Cultural Affairs

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Issues

Papen has supported many pieces of legislation including Mental Health Insurance Benefits, Katie's Law and Affordable Housing Reform.[1]

Elections

2012

See also: New Mexico State Senate elections, 2012

Papen ran for re-election in 2012. She ran unopposed in the June 5, 2012 Democratic primary. Papen defeated Neal L. Hooks in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

New Mexico State Senate, District 38, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMary Kay Papen Incumbent 66.4% 9,464
     Republican Neal L. Hooks 33.6% 4,783
Total Votes 14,247

2008

On November 4, 2008, Papen was re-elected to the 38th district in the New Mexico Senate. Papen had no challenger. [4]

Papen raised $41,250 for her campaign.[5]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Papen is available dating back to 2000. Based on available campaign finance records, Papen raised a total of $255,711 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 23, 2013.[6]

Mary Kay Papen's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New Mexico State Senate, District 38 Won $38,318
2010 New Mexico State Senate, District 38 Not up for election $6,300
2008 New Mexico State Senate, District 38 Won $41,250
2006 New Mexico State Senate, District 38 Not up for election $3,981
2004 New Mexico State Senate, District 38 Won $53,208
2002 New Mexico State Senate, District 38 Not up for election $4,450
2000 New Mexico State Senate, District 38 Won $108,204
Grand Total Raised $255,711
Papen won re-election to the New Mexico State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Papen raised a total of $38,318.
New Mexico State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Mary Kay Papen's campaign in 2012
Triple S Trucking$2,300
Totah Rental & Equipment$2,300
Aztec Well Servicing$2,300
Roadrunner Fuels$2,300
Double M Mud$2,300
Total Raised in 2012$38,318
Source:Follow the Money
Papen was not up for election to the New Mexico State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Papen raised a total of $6,300. Papen won re-election to the New Mexico State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Papen raised a total of $41,250. Papen was not up for election to the New Mexico State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, Papen raised a total of $3,981. Papen won re-election to the New Mexico State Senate in 2004. During that election cycle, Papen raised a total of $53,208. Papen was not up for election to the New Mexico State Senate in 2002. During that election cycle, Papen raised a total of $4,450. Papen won election to the New Mexico State Senate in 2000. During that election cycle, Papen raised a total of $108,204.

Personal

Papen has childeren, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.[7]

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New Mexico State Senate District 38
2001–present
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