Election 2012: New Mexico Senate
New Mexico Senate: Heinrich (D) 52%, Wilson (R) 39%
Democrat Martin Heinrich maintains his double-digit lead over his Republican challenger, Heather Wilson, in New Mexico’s U.S. Senate race.
The latest Rasmussen Reports telephone survey of Likely Voters in the state finds Heinrich with 52% support to Wilson’s 39%. Four percent (4%) prefer some other candidate in the race, while another five percent (5%) are undecided. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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This New Mexico survey of 500 Likely Voters was conducted on October 8, 2012 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 4.5 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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