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  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Tenure = 2007-Present
 
  |Tenure = 2007-Present
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 15, 2013]]
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  |Term ends = December 31, 2014
 
  |Assumed office = 2007
 
  |Assumed office = 2007
  |Political party = Republican |Party dot = {{reddot|size=10px}}
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  |Political party = Republican
 
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  |Per diem = $153/day
 
  |Per diem = $153/day
 
  |Pension =  
 
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  |Last election = [[New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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  |Last election = November 6, 2012
 
  |Appointed =  
 
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  |Appointed by =  
 
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  |First elected = 2006
 
  |First elected = 2006
 
  |Term limits =  
 
  |Term limits =  
  |Next election = [[New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election = November 4, 2014
 
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  |Profession = Protocol Liaison/Cadet Services Coordinator, New Mexico Military Institute
 
  |Profession = Protocol Liaison/Cadet Services Coordinator, New Mexico Military Institute
 
  |Religion =  
 
  |Religion =  
  |Office website = http://www.nmlegis.gov/lcs/legdetails.aspx?SPONCODE=HESPI  
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  |Office website = http://www.nmlegis.gov/lcs/legislator_details.aspx?SPONCODE=HESPI
 
  |Campaign website =  
 
  |Campaign website =  
 
  |Personal website =
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Nora Espinoza''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[New Mexico House of Representatives]].  She has represented the 59th District since 2007.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Nora Espinoza''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[New Mexico House of Representatives]], representing District 59.  She was first elected to the chamber in 2006.
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==Biography==
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Espinoza earned a B.A. in Religious Education from New Covenant International University in 2003.  Her professional experience includes working as the Protocol Liaison/Cadet Services Coordinator for the New Mexico Military Institute.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/59724/nora-espinoza#.UgPjc1PMTy4 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Espinoza]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Espinoza served on the following committees:
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Business and Industry
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|Committee2 = Education
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|Committee4 =
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}}
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Espinoza has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Espinoza served on the following committees:
* [[Education Committee, New Mexico House of Representatives]]
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* [[Transportation and Public Works Committee, New Mexico House of Representatives]]
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = New Mexico
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Education
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|Committee2 = Transportation and Public Works  
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|Committee3 =
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Espinoza served on the following committees:
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Espinoza served on the following committees:
* [[Education Committee, New Mexico House of Representatives]]
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* [[Transportation and Public Works Committee, New Mexico House of Representatives]]
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{{Committee Assignments
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|Collapse= Yes
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|State = New Mexico
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Education
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|Committee2 = Transportation and Public Works  
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|Committee3 =
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
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==Issues==
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===Membership on Legislative Health and Human Services Committee===
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Espinoza is a member of the Legislative Health and Human Services Committee. In August of 2010, she criticized the New Mexico Department of Health and the state Children  Youth and Familes Department (CYFD) for declining to give the committee any "concrete restructuring proposals at this time."
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<ref>[http://www.capitolreportnewmexico.com/?p=1144 Cutting fat or bone? www.capitolreportnewmexico.com]</ref>
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==Elections==  
 
==Elections==  
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::''See also: [[New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
::''See also: [[New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
Espinoza ran for re-election in 2012. She ran unopposed in the June 5, 2012 Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.nm.us/uploads/files/StatewidePrimary12(1).pdf ''New Mexico Secretary of State,'' Official Primary Results]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.state.nm.us/2012StateSenate.html ''New Mexico Secretary of State'' "Primary Candidate List," Accessed March 23, 2012]</ref>
 
Espinoza ran for re-election in 2012. She ran unopposed in the June 5, 2012 Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.nm.us/uploads/files/StatewidePrimary12(1).pdf ''New Mexico Secretary of State,'' Official Primary Results]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.state.nm.us/2012StateSenate.html ''New Mexico Secretary of State'' "Primary Candidate List," Accessed March 23, 2012]</ref>
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{{Election box 2012
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|Chamber = New Mexico House of Representatives, District 59, General Election
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|party1 = Republican
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|party2 =
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|party3 =
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|winner1 = Nora Espinoza
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|Inc1 = Y
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|Inc2 =
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|candidate2 =
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|candidate3 =
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|votes1 = 9903
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|votes2 =
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|votes3 =
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}}
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
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:: ''See also: [[New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
Espinoza won re-election to the 59th District Seat in 2010.  She defeated [[Ellen Wedum]] (D) in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.<ref>[http://results.sos.nd.gov/resultsSW.aspx?text=Race&type=LG&map=DIST North Dakota 2010 General Election Results]</ref>
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Espinoza won re-election to District 59 in 2010.  She defeated [[Ellen Wedum]] (D) in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.<ref>[http://results.sos.nd.gov/resultsSW.aspx?text=Race&type=LG&map=DIST North Dakota 2010 General Election Results]</ref>
  
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
On November 4, 2008, Espinoza was re-elected to the 59th District Seat in the [[New Mexico House of Representatives]], besting Eellen Wedum (D). <ref>[http://www.sos.state.nm.us/08GenResults/Statewide.pdf 2008 election results, New Mexico House of Representatives]</ref>  Espinoza raised $46,797 for her campaign, while Wedum raised $15,633. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=NM&y=2008&f=H&so=O#sorttable New Mexico House of representatives spending, 2008]</ref>
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On November 4, 2008, Espinoza was re-elected to District 59 in the [[New Mexico House of Representatives]], defeating Eellen Wedum (D). <ref>[http://www.sos.state.nm.us/08GenResults/Statewide.pdf 2008 election results, New Mexico House of Representatives]</ref>  Espinoza raised $46,797 for her campaign, while Wedum raised $15,633. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=NM&y=2008&f=H&so=O#sorttable New Mexico House of representatives spending, 2008]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Espinoza
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|Full name = Nora Espinoza
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|year = 2006
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|Editdate = May 28, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=8190 ''followthemoney.org,'' "Espinoza, Nora," Accessed May 28, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Republican
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|totalraised2012 = 19589
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2012|New Mexico State House, District 59]]
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|totalraised2010 = 53085
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2010|New Mexico State House, District 59]]
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|totalraised2008 = 46797
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2008|New Mexico State House, District 59]]
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|totalraised2006 = 53566
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2006|New Mexico State House, District 59]]
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}}
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Espinoza
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|full name = Nora Espinoza
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=139067
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|office= New Mexico State House
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 19589
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|org1 = Novartis Pharmaceuticals
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|org2 = Adair, Rod
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|org3 = PNM Resources
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|org4 = Altria
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|org5 = L&F Distributors LLC
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|orgamount1 = 1,000
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|orgamount2 = 1,000
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|orgamount3 = 750
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|orgamount4 = 700
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
In 2010, a year in which Espinoza was up for re-election, she collected $53,085 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=NM&y=2010&f=H 2010 campaign contributions]</ref>
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{{SLP donor box 2010
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|name = Espinoza
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|full name = Nora Espinoza
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=120936
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|office= New Mexico State House
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|new = no
  
Her largest contributors in 2010 were:
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|party = Republican
{{slp donor box 2010
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|total raised = 53085
|Chamber = New Mexico House of Representatives
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = $53,085
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|org1 = Good, Myrl
 
|org1 = Good, Myrl
|org2 = Chaves County Republican Woman
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|org2 = Chaves County Republican Women
 
|org3 = Occidental Petroleum
 
|org3 = Occidental Petroleum
|org4 = Altria
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|org4 = Chevron Corp.
|org5 = Chevron Corp
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|org5 = BP North America
|orgdonor1 = $2,000
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|orgdonor2 = $1,500
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|orgamount1 = 2,000
|orgdonor3 = $1,300
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|orgamount2 = 1,500
|orgdonor4 = $1,000
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|orgamount3 = 1,300
|orgdonor5 = $1,000
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|orgamount4 = 1,000
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|orgamount5 = 1,000
 
|}}
 
|}}
 
===2008===
 
===2008===
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{{SLP donor box 2008
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|name = Espinoza
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|full name = Nora Espinoza
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=101244
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|office= New Mexico State House
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|new = no
  
In 2008, Espinoza collected $46,797 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=NM&y=2008&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2008 contributions]</ref> 
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|party = Republican
 
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|total raised = 46797
Her four largest contributors in 2008 were:
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|org1 = Chaves County Republican Women
 
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|org2 = Good, Myrl
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|org3 = New Mexico Realtors Association
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|org4 = Federation of Republican Women of Lincoln County
| Chaves Country Republican Women
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|org5 = Elliott, Mr. & Mrs.
| align="right" | $2,100
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|-
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| Myrl Good
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| align="right" | $1,500
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|-
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| New Mexico Realtors Association
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| align="right" | $1,250
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|-
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| Mr & Mrs Elliott
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| align="right" | $1,000
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|}
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==Membership on Legislative Health and Human Services Committee==
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Espinoza is a member of the Legislative Health and Human Services Committee. In August of 2010, she criticized the New Mexico Department of Health and the state Children  Youth and Familes Department (CYFD) for declining to give the committee any "concrete restructuring proposals at this time."
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<ref>[http://www.capitolreportnewmexico.com/?p=1144 Cutting fat or bone? www.capitolreportnewmexico.com]</ref>
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<div style="float:right;">{{#ev:youtube|xfrs4C_-zvg|200}}</div>
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|orgamount1 = 2,100
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|orgamount2 = 1,500
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|orgamount3 = 1,250
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|orgamount4 = 1,000
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|orgamount5 = 1,000
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|}}
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===2006===
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{{SLP donor box 2006
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|name = Espinoza
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|full name = Nora Espinoza
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=86407
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|office= New Mexico State House
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|new = yes
  
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 53566
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|org1 = Friends of Avon Wilson
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|org2 = Chaves County Republican Women
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|org3 = Yates Petroleum
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|org4 = Good, Myrl Sawyer
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|org5 = Elliott, Stephen
  
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|orgamount1 = 4,874
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|orgamount2 = 1,500
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|orgamount3 = 1,300
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|orgamount4 = 1,150
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|orgamount5 = 1,000
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|}}
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Nora + Espinoza + New + Mexico + Legislature'''
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Nora + Espinoza + New + Mexico + Legislature'''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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* [http://legis.state.nm.us/lcs/legdetails.aspx?SPONCODE=HESPI New Mexico Legislature - Representative Nora Espinoza]
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* [http://www.nmlegis.gov/lcs/legislator_details.aspx?SPONCODE=HESPI New Mexico Legislature - Representative Nora Espinoza]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=59724 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=59724 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=59724 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
* [http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=59724 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=101244 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=86407 2006]
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* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=139067 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=120936 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=101244 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=86407 2006]
 
* [http://newmexicovotes.org/Legislator.aspx?ID=15183 New Mexico Votes profile]
 
* [http://newmexicovotes.org/Legislator.aspx?ID=15183 New Mexico Votes profile]
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Revision as of 15:49, 14 August 2013

Nora Espinoza
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New Mexico House of Representatives District 59
Incumbent
In office
2007-Present
Term ends
December 31, 2014
Years in position 7
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$0/year
Per diem$153/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sNew Covenant International University, 2003
Personal
ProfessionProtocol Liaison/Cadet Services Coordinator, New Mexico Military Institute
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Nora Espinoza is a Republican member of the New Mexico House of Representatives, representing District 59. She was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Biography

Espinoza earned a B.A. in Religious Education from New Covenant International University in 2003. Her professional experience includes working as the Protocol Liaison/Cadet Services Coordinator for the New Mexico Military Institute.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

New Mexico Committee Assignments, 2013
Business and Industry
Education

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Issues

Membership on Legislative Health and Human Services Committee

Espinoza is a member of the Legislative Health and Human Services Committee. In August of 2010, she criticized the New Mexico Department of Health and the state Children Youth and Familes Department (CYFD) for declining to give the committee any "concrete restructuring proposals at this time." [2]


Elections

2012

See also: New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2012

Espinoza ran for re-election in 2012. She ran unopposed in the June 5, 2012 Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

New Mexico House of Representatives, District 59, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngNora Espinoza Incumbent 100% 9,903
Total Votes 9,903

2010

See also: New Mexico House of Representatives elections, 2010

Espinoza won re-election to District 59 in 2010. She defeated Ellen Wedum (D) in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[5]

New Mexico House of Representatives General Election, District 59 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Nora Espinoza (R) 5,337 72.10%
Ellen Wedum (D) 2,063 27.90%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Espinoza was re-elected to District 59 in the New Mexico House of Representatives, defeating Eellen Wedum (D). [6] Espinoza raised $46,797 for her campaign, while Wedum raised $15,633. [7]

New Mexico House of Representatives, District 15 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Nora Espinoza (R) 6,469
Eellen Wedum (D) 3,446

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Espinoza is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Espinoza raised a total of $173,037 during that time period. This information was last updated on May 28, 2013.[8]

Nora Espinoza's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New Mexico State House, District 59 Won $19,589
2010 New Mexico State House, District 59 Won $53,085
2008 New Mexico State House, District 59 Won $46,797
2006 New Mexico State House, District 59 Won $53,566
Grand Total Raised $173,037

2012

Espinoza won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Espinoza raised a total of $19,589.
New Mexico State House 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Nora Espinoza's campaign in 2012
Novartis Pharmaceuticals$1,000
Adair, Rod$1,000
PNM Resources$750
Altria$700
L&F Distributors LLC$500
Total Raised in 2012$19,589
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Espinoza won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2010. During that election cycle, Espinoza raised a total of $53,085.

2008

Espinoza won re-election to the New Mexico State House in 2008. During that election cycle, Espinoza raised a total of $46,797.

2006

Espinoza won election to the New Mexico State House in 2006. During that election cycle, Espinoza raised a total of $53,566.

Recent news

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Political offices
Preceded by
Avon Wilson
New Mexico House of Representatives - District 59
2007–present
Succeeded by
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