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Damian Lara was joined by friends and family at the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque, NM to officially launch his campaign for Congress in New Mexico's First Congressional District.


Fifth Democrat Joins Race To Replace Lujan Grisham

Albuquerque Journal (May 31, 2017) - Democrat Damian Lara — an Albuquerque attorney with expertise in  immigration and tax law — launched his campaign Tuesday to succeed  Michelle Lujan Grisham in the U.S. House.

ABQ Attorney Joins Congressonal Race

Santa Fe New Mexican (May 31, 2017) - Attorney Damian Lara on Tuesday joined the race for what will be an open seat in New Mexico’s 1st Congressional District.

ABQ Attorney Joins Congressional Race

ABQ Free Press (May 30, 2017) - Damian Lara, an Albuquerque attorney and former Bernalillo County deputy  assessor, announced his candidacy in a news release Tuesday as well as  through an online video.

Democrat Enters Congressional Race

KOB TV 4 (May 30, 2017) - Albuquerque attorney Damian Lara announced Tuesday he is entering next  year's First Congressional District race, vying for a seat represents  much of the metro in the House of Representatives.

Damian Lara Announces for 1st Congressional District

U.S. News (May 31, 2017) - Attorney Damian Lara is the latest person to run for New Mexico's 1st Congressional District. 

Lara announced Tuesday he is running for the seat as a Democrat. 

Local Attorney Enters Congressional Race

KRQE TV 13 (May 30, 2017) - Damian Lara formally announced his campaign Tuesday. Lara is an attorney who specializes in immigration and family law. He was also the Deputy Bernalillo County Assessor.

Lara Is Now Ready to Come Forward

New Mexico Politics With Joe Monahan (May 30, 2017) - Damian Lara. He's been toiling in  the background of La Politica and is now ready to come forward. Lara,  39, will be the latest pursuer of the '18 Dem congressional nomination  for the seat being vacated by Rep. Grisham when he makes a formal entrance into the race today at the National Hispanic Cultural Center.