New Mexico Guide

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Upcoming Election
New Mexico General Election: Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Race for President
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Howie Hawkins (I) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE
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Kamala Harris (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
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Jo Jorgensen (I) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
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Joe Biden (D) DECRIMINALIZE

Joe Biden has a history of supporting anti-drug, tough on crime policies as well as those that imposed punitive penalties for drug offenses and facilitated discrimnation against drug users.

His current criminal justice reform plan includes provisions that would decriminalize the use of cannabis and automatically expunge all prior cannabis use convictions. Read more

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Race for U.S. Senate
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Ben Lujan (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE

Representative Ben Lujan is a great supporter of marijuana legalization. He has written letters urging other representatives to sign pro-legalization legislation, and has introduced bills with other New Mexico legislators with progressive reform measures. Lujan is outspoken in his support and supports his comments through legislative action. 

Race for U.S. House District 1
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Deb Haaland (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE

Ms. Debra Haaland is fighting for legal marijuana in New Mexico. Her track record on the issue is consistent, and supportive. 

Race for U.S. House District 2
B-
Xochitl Torres Small (D) DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE
Race for State Senate District 7
Race for State Senate District 8
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Melissa Fryzel (R) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
Race for State Senate District 12
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Jerry Ortiz Pino (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE

Introduced a bill to legalize recreational cannabis and establish market guidelines (SB115)

Race for State Senate District 13
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Frederick Snoy (I) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
Race for State Senate District 31
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Joe Cervantes (D) DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE
Race for State Senate District 33
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Bill Burt (R)

Senator Burt voted against legalizing marijuana (SJR 5) reducing criminal penalties for marijuana (SB323), also voted in favor of allowing patients' access to medical marijuana in schools (SB204), 

Race for State Senate District 42
Your Elected Officials
Governor
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Michelle Lujan Grisham (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
U.S. Senate
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Martin Heinrich (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE

Q: Legalize or decriminalize marijuana?

Martin Heinrich (D): Yes. "It's time to legalize marijuana."

U.S. Senate
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Tom Udall (D) DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE

Udall has acted in favor of legalizing marijuana, along with others in the New Mexico legislature. 

U.S. House District 1
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Deb Haaland (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE

Ms. Debra Haaland is fighting for legal marijuana in New Mexico. Her track record on the issue is consistent, and supportive. 

U.S. House District 2
B-
Xochitl Torres Small (D) DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE
U.S. House District 3
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Ben Lujan (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE

Representative Ben Lujan is a great supporter of marijuana legalization. He has written letters urging other representatives to sign pro-legalization legislation, and has introduced bills with other New Mexico legislators with progressive reform measures. Lujan is outspoken in his support and supports his comments through legislative action. 

State Senate District 12
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Jerry Ortiz Pino (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE

Introduced a bill to legalize recreational cannabis and establish market guidelines (SB115)

State Senate District 20
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State Senate District 31
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Joe Cervantes (D) DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE
State Senate District 33
D
Bill Burt (R)

Senator Burt voted against legalizing marijuana (SJR 5) reducing criminal penalties for marijuana (SB323), also voted in favor of allowing patients' access to medical marijuana in schools (SB204), 

State House District 32