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New Mexico: Lieutenant Governors


Lieutenant Governors of New Mexico, 1911-2008 (May be incomplete!)
Ezequiel Cabeza de Baca 1911 Washington Ellsworth Lindsey 1917 J. M. Murray, Sr. 1940 James Brooks Jones 1940 Joseph M. Montoya 1947-51 Joseph M. Montoya 1955-57 Tom Bolack 1961-62 Mack Easley 1963-64 E. Lee Francis 1967-70 Robert A. Mondragon 1971-75 Robert E. Ferguson 1975-79 Robert A. Mondragon 1979-83 Diane D. Denish 2003-

Events and Candidates (may be incomplete!)

  • 1916: Washington Ellsworth Lindsey, elected.
  • 1950: Victor Salazar (Dem), defeated; H. Gene Autry (Dem), defeated.
  • 1970: Joe R. Skeen (Rep), defeated.
  • 1990 Nov 6: Casey E. Luna (Dem), elected; Mary L. Thompson (Rep), defeated; Karia Lee Basta (Libertarian), defeated; Terese Zucal, defeated.
  • 2002: Diane D. Denish (Dem), elected.
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