United States Senate election in New Mexico, 2014

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United States Senate election in New Mexico, 2014

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  Tom Udall official Senate portrait.jpg Allen-Weh-Military-Uniform-Medals-2.jpg
Nominee Tom Udall Allen Weh
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 286,409 229,097
Percentage 55.6% 44.4%

New Mexico Senate Election Results by County, 2014.svg
County Results

Udall:      50–60%      60–70%      70–80%      80–90%

Weh:      50–60%      60–70%      70–80%

U.S. Senator before election

Tom Udall
Democratic

Elected U.S. Senator

Tom Udall
Democratic

The 2014 United States Senate election in New Mexico was held on November 4, 2014 to elect a member of the United States Senate. Incumbent Democratic Senator Tom Udall won election to a second term.

Democratic primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

Results[edit]

Democratic primary results[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Tom Udall (Incumbent) 113,502 100.00%
Total votes 113,502 100.00%

Republican primary[edit]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

Declined[edit]

Allen Weh

Results[edit]

Republican primary results[12][2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Allen Weh 41,566 63.0%
Republican David Clements 24,413 37.0%
Total votes 65,979 100.0%

General election[edit]

Polling[edit]

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Tom
Udall (D)
Allen
Weh (R)
Other Undecided
Public Policy Polling March 20–23, 2014 674 ± 3.8% 53% 33% 14%
Rasmussen July 21–22, 2014 860 ± 4% 54% 33% 3% 10%
CBS News/NYT/YouGov July 5–24, 2014 930 ± 3.6% 51% 44% 2% 4%
Research & Polling Inc. August 12–14, 2014 606 ± 4% 53% 35% 11%
CBS News/NYT/YouGov August 18 – September 2, 2014 1,096 ± 4% 54% 36% 2% 8%
Research & Polling Inc. September 9–11, 2014 603 ± 4% 51% 38% 11%
Rasmussen Reports September 22–23, 2014 830 ± 4% 52% 39% 9%
CBS News/NYT/YouGov September 20 – October 1, 2014 1,093 ± 4% 53% 35% 2% 10%
Gravis Marketing September 27 – October 1, 2014 727 ± 4% 53% 36% 11%
Vox Populi Polling October 20–22, 2014 614 ± 3.95% 51% 45% 6%
CBS News/NYT/YouGov October 16–23, 2014 962 ± 6% 52% 36% 1% 11%
Research & Polling Inc. October 21–23, 2014 614 ± 4% 50% 43% 8%

General election[edit]

Results[edit]

New Mexico's US Senate Election, 2014[13]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Tom Udall (Incumbent) 286,409 55.56%
Republican Allen Weh 229,097 44.44%
Total votes 515,506 100.00%
Democratic hold

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "N.M. Sen. Tom Udall tries fundraising off energy ad targeting him". 
  2. ^ a b "New Mexico - Election Night Results - June 3rd, 2014". Electionresults.sos.state.nm.us. June 3, 2014. Retrieved July 25, 2014. 
  3. ^ Nikolewski, Rob (October 16, 2013). "'Constitutional conservative' wants to take on NM Sen. Tom Udall". Watchdog.org. Retrieved October 23, 2013. 
  4. ^ Peters, Joey (October 22, 2013). "Insurgency: Long-shot GOP candidate for Senate has unconventional message". Santa Fe Reporter. Retrieved October 24, 2013. 
  5. ^ Terrell, Steve (January 8, 2014). "Weh's bid for Udall's seat heats up GOP Senate primary". Santa Fe New Mexican. Retrieved January 9, 2014. 
  6. ^ a b Reichbach, Matthew (February 4, 2014). "Candidates file signatures to run for office, including five Dems for governor". New Mexico Telegram. Retrieved February 15, 2014. 
  7. ^ Livingston, Abby (November 13, 2013). "Democrats' Mission in N.M.: Breaking Steve Pearce". Roll Call. Retrieved November 13, 2013. 
  8. ^ a b c Trygstad, Kyle (January 9, 2013). "New Mexico: Jon Barela Keeping Name Out of GOP's Senate Hat". Roll Call. Retrieved January 10, 2013. 
  9. ^ "Johnson said he's open to running as a Republican again". New Mexico Telegram. June 12, 2013. Retrieved June 16, 2013. 
  10. ^ Monteleone, James (February 5, 2014). "Candidates' primary bids made official". Albuquerque Journal. Retrieved February 5, 2014. 
  11. ^ Trygstad, Kyle (January 7, 2013). "New Mexico: Heather Wilson Has Run Her Last Race". Roll Call. Retrieved January 7, 2013. 
  12. ^ "Politico Election Central". Politico. June 3, 2014. Retrieved June 6, 2014. 
  13. ^ "Official Results General Election - November 4, 2014". New Mexico Secretary of State. November 4, 2014. Retrieved January 2, 2015. 

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