A Better New Mexico Begins Right Here. Right Now.

Damian Lara

Democrat for New Mexico's First Congressional District

Damian Lara believes in a better New Mexico, because you deserve better.  

Damian will fight for you. He'll fight For a Better New Mexico.  

Damian Lara will fight for a better economy, better education system and better high-quality healthcare that is afforadable for all.  

As your former Deputy County Assessor, attorney for the NM Legislature, former US Congressional staff member, staffer for the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, and now an Albuquerque attorney, specializing in taxation and immigration law, Damian Lara has committed his career to fighting to improve the lives of New Mexicans. 

Damian and his wife, Iris, live in Albuquerque with their two dogs. Damian is currently an Albuquerque-area attorney specializing in immigration and family law. 

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Help Damian Get on the ballot!

You can download a Nominating Petition and get signatures of registered Democrats in NM's First Congressional District. To get on the ballot, Damian must collect at least 704 petition signatures from registered Democrats. Any Democrat in NM's First Congressional District can sign.  

Please return signed petitions by Jan. 15, 2018 to:

Lara For A Better NM

PO Box 27130

Albuquerque, NM 87125

Nominating Petition (pdf)


Nominating Petition Spanish (pdf)


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