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Poll: Dem Rep. Teague Trails GOPer Pearce In New Mexico


PPP also tested the state's other two districts, which are also held by freshman Democrats. The First District's Rep. Martin Heinrich leads Republican Jon Barela by 45%-36%. The Third District's Rep. Ben Lujan leads GOPer Adam Kokesh by 40%-32%, and leads GOPer Tom Mullins by 42%-36%.

"Martin Heinrich and Ben Ray Lujan look like they should be good for reelection," writes PPP president Dean Debnam, in the polling memo. "Harry Teague has built a good amount of support given how conservative his district is, but will have a hard time hanging on in this political climate."