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Lara raises $375,000 in second quarter

Rocky Lara raised more than $375,000 in the second quarter of this year and will report having over $700,000 cash on hand.

The numbers represent Lara’s best fundraising quarter since entering the race and her campaign surely hopes it means more momentum ahead of November’s general elections.


Lara endorsed by Blue Dog Democrats

The conservative-Democratic Blue Dog Coalition endorsed Rocky Lara in her race for the 2nd Congressional District.

“I am honored to receive the endorsement from the Blue Dog Democrats who share my commitment to fiscal conservatism and willingness to put partisan politics aside to move southern New Mexico and our country forward,” Lara said in the release.


Democrats Look to Latina "Rocky" to Take New Mexico House Seat

In  the southern half of New Mexico, Democrats are trying to unseat a conservative white Republican who keeps winning re-election in a majority Hispanic district.

The incumbent, Rep. Steve Pearce, opposes a pathway to citizenship for immigrants illegally here; voted to remove deportation deferrals for young immigrants known as DREA… Read More >>