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Democratic Congresswomen Deb Haaland, N.M.-1st Dist., does a PSA for her twitter account in downtown Albuquerque, N.M., on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020. Haaland faces a challenge from Republican candidate Michelle Garcia Holmes in Tuesday's election. (Jim Thompson/The Albuquerque Journal via AP)

New Mexico makes history with all-female US House team

Nov. 4, 2020 2:20 AM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Republican Yvette Herrell on Tuesday staged an upset to win a contested race for a U.S. House seat in New Mexico, beating incumbent Democratic U.S. Rep. Xochitl Torres Small in what was New Mexico’s most watched congressional contest. In the other two races, Democrat Teresa...

Democratic congressional candidate Teresa Leger Fernandez, in the blue mask, cheers on supporters at a polling station Tuesday, June 2, 2020, in Santa Fe, N.M. Fernandez was flanked by her three sons, left to right, Alisandro, Dario and Abelino. The sign she holds,

Northern New Mexico district to pick its 1st congresswoman

Oct. 9, 2020 3:43 PM EDT

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The two major party candidates competing to become the first woman to represent a Democrat-dominated New Mexico district squared off in their last scheduled televised debate that touched on solutions to poverty, environmental degradation and improving health care. The debate Thursday...