James White (New Mexico politician)

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James White
Member of the New Mexico House of Representatives
from the 20th[1] district
In office
2009–2015
Preceded by Richard J. Berry
Succeeded by Jim Dines
Personal details
Nationality American
Political party Republican
Residence Albuquerque, New Mexico
Alma mater Southern Illinois University
University of Southern California
Website ElectJimWhite.com
Military service
Service/branch United States Air Force
Rank Colonel

James P. "Jim" White[2] is an American politician and a Republican former member of the New Mexico House of Representatives representing District 20 since his appointment to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Richard J. Berry. He served since 2009[1] and did not run for reelection in 2014[3][4]

Education[edit]

White earned his BS in economics and mathematics from Southern Illinois University and earned his MS in systems management from the University of Southern California.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 White was unopposed for both the June 5, 2012 Republican Primary, winning with 1,458 votes[5] and the November 6, 2012 General election, winning with 8,717 votes.[6]
  • 2006 When District 20 Republican Representative Ted Hobbs retired and left the seat open, White ran in the three-way 2006 Republican Primary but lost to Richard Berry; Berry was unopposed for the November 7, 2006 General election, won the seat, and won re-election in 2008. Berry resigned from the Legislature after winning election as mayor of Albuquerque in 2009.
  • 2010 White was unopposed for both the June 1, 2010 Republican Primary, winning with 2,542 votes[7] and the November 2, 2010 General election, winning with 7,667 votes.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Representative James P. White (R)". Santa Fe, New Mexico: New Mexico Legislature. Retrieved February 11, 2014. 
  2. ^ "James White's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved February 11, 2014. 
  3. ^ http://www.votejimdines.com/rep-jim-white-endorses-jim-dines-to-represent-district-20/
  4. ^ http://krqe.com/2015/03/17/freshman-lawmaker-determined-to-pay-my-own-way-at-the-roundhouse/
  5. ^ "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 11, 2014. 
  6. ^ "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. 6. Retrieved February 11, 2014. 
  7. ^ "Canvass of Returns of Primary Election Held on June 1, 2010 – State of New Mexico" (PDF). Santa Fe, New Mexico: Secretary of State of New Mexico. p. 5. Retrieved February 11, 2014. 
  8. ^ "Canvass of Returns of General Election Held on November 2, 2010 – State of New Mexico" (PDF). Santa Fe, New Mexico: Secretary of State of New Mexico. p. 3. Retrieved February 11, 2014. 

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