US Senate Election in New Mexico 2012

US Senate Election in New Mexico 2012

US Senate Election in New Mexico 2012 Martin Heinrich Heather Wilson
Nominee Martin Heinrich Heather Wilson
Party Democratic Republican

Previous Senator
Jeff Bingaman
Democratic

  Senator-elected

Martin Heinrich
Democratic

The US Senate elections 2012 in New Mexico is going to take place in Hawaii on November 6th.

2012 US Senate Election in New Mexico

Candidates

  • Martin Heinrich (D), U.S. Representative
  • Heather Wilson (R), former U.S. Representative
  • Jon Barrie (Independent American Party), alternative medicine practitioner and Air Force veteran

2012 US Senate Election in New Mexico Polling

Poll source Date(s)
administered
Sample
size
Margin of
error
Martin
Heinrich (D)
Heather
Wilson (R)
Other Undecided
Public Policy Polling September 7-9, 2012 1,122 ± 2.9% 50% 41% - 9%
Albuquerque Journal September 3-6, 2012 667 ± 3.8% 49% 42% - 8%
Rasmussen Reports August 21, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 48% 41% 5% 7%
Public Policy Polling July 13-16, 2012 724 ± 3.6% 48% 43% - 9%
Public Policy Polling April 19-22, 2012 526 ± 4.3% 48% 43% - 9%
Rasmussen Reports April 3, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 46% 42% 7% 6%
Rasmussen Reports February 14, 2012 500 ± 4.5% 45% 43% 5% 7%
Public Policy Polling December 10-12, 2011 500 ± 4.4% 47% 40% - 13%
Public Policy Polling June 23-26, 2011 732 ± 3.6% 47% 42% - 11%
Public Policy Polling February 4-6, 2011 545 ± 4.2% 50% 39% - 11%

US Senate Election Results in New Mexico 2012

United States Senate election in New Mexico 2012
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
  Democratic Martin Heinrich 388,614 51  
  Republican Heather Wilson 346,305 45.4  
  American Independent Jon Barrie 27,649 3.6  
Majority      
Turnout