was a Republican
candidate for District 42
of the New Mexico House of Representatives
. The primary election
was on June 1, 2010, and the general election was on November 2, 2010
- See also: New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2010
Nielsen ran in the 2010 election for New Mexico State House District 42. Nielsen was defeated by Democratic incumbent Roberto Gonzales in the general election on November 2, 2010. Nielsen was unopposed in the Republican primary election on June 1, 2010.