Gay Kernan

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Gay Kernan
Member of the New Mexico Senate
from the 42nd[1] district
Assumed office
2002
Preceded byShirley Bailey
Personal details
Born1947 (age 70–71)
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
NationalityAmerican
Political partyRepublican
ResidenceHobbs, New Mexico
Alma materUniversity of Mississippi

Gay G. Kernan[2] (born in 1947 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) is an American politician and a Republican member of the New Mexico Senate representing District 42 since her 2002 appointment by Governor of New Mexico Gary Johnson to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Senator Shirley Bailey.

Education[edit]

Kernan earned her BA from University of Mississippi.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 Kernan was unopposed for both the June 5, 2012 Republican Primary, winning with 2,907 votes[3] and the November 6, 2012 General election, winning with 14,414 votes.[4]
  • 2004 Kernan was challenged in the June 1, 2004 Republican Primary, winning with 1,639 votes (60.1%)[5] and was unopposed for the November 2, 2004 General election, winning with 12,881 votes.[6]
  • 2008 Kernan was unopposed for both the June 8, 2008 Republican Primary, winning with 3,334 votes[7] and the November 4, 2008 General election, winning with 12,519 votes.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Senator Gay G. Kernan (R)". Santa Fe, New Mexico: New Mexico Legislature. Retrieved February 24, 2014.
  2. ^ "Gay Kernan's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved February 24, 2014.
  3. ^ "Canvass of Returns of Primary Election Held on June 5, 2012 – State of New Mexico" (PDF). Santa Fe, New Mexico: Secretary of State of New Mexico. p. 7. Retrieved February 24, 2014.
  4. ^ "Canvass of Returns of General Election Held on November 6, 2012 – State of New Mexico" (PDF). Santa Fe, New Mexico: Secretary of State of New Mexico. p. 4. Retrieved February 24, 2014.
  5. ^ "Canvass of Returns of Primary Election Held on June 1, 2004 – State of New Mexico" (PDF). Santa Fe, New Mexico: Secretary of State of New Mexico. p. 7. Retrieved February 24, 2014.
  6. ^ "Canvass of Returns of General Election Held on November 2, 2004 – State of New Mexico" (PDF). Santa Fe, New Mexico: Secretary of State of New Mexico. p. 4. Retrieved February 24, 2014.
  7. ^ "Canvass of Returns of Primary Election Held on June 8, 2008 – State of New Mexico" (PDF). Santa Fe, New Mexico: Secretary of State of New Mexico. p. 7. Retrieved February 24, 2014.
  8. ^ "Canvass of Returns of General Election Held on November 4, 2008 – State of New Mexico" (PDF). Santa Fe, New Mexico: Secretary of State of New Mexico. p. 4. Retrieved February 24, 2014.

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