Candidate Details

Martin Heinrich

NM - Senate

Senator Martin Heinrich is running for his second term representing New Mexico in the U.S. Senate.  He won the open Senate seat in 2012 after serving in the U.S. House of Representative for four years. Heinrich has been a champion for clean energy and conservation in New Mexico, sponsoring legislation to modernize our energy infrastructure and reduce carbon pollution.  He has been outspoken in his defense of the Clean Air Act and the EPA’s authority to combat climate change, and has been a leader on public lands conservation issues in New Mexico.  A member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, his consistent support of environmental priorities has earned him an impressive 94% lifetime score on LCV’s National Environmental Scorecard.