Women Running for NM House and Senate

Oct 31, 2020

Claudia Risner, Jessica Velasquez, and Katy Duhigg are some of the women running for the NM Legislature this year.

Claudia Risner, Jessica Velasquez, Katy Duhigg


Claudia Risner (D) is running for open seat Senate 19. Gregg Schmedes (R) and John McDivitt(L) are opposing. Jessica Velasquez (D) is running for open seat House 22. Stefani Lord (R) is opposing. Lord did not answer several interview invitations for Women's Focus. Katy Duhigg (D) is running for Senate 10. Incumbent Candace Gould (R) did not respond to several interview invitations for Women's Focus.