Martin for Senate

About Martin

The son of an immigrant lineman and a factory worker, Martin Heinrich is a natural problem solver committed to helping others. Martin is working to build a safer and more prosperous New Mexico — there’s much more to do, but he won’t stop until every New Mexican is thriving.

His father Pete immigrated to America in the 1930s as a young boy. Just a few years later he joined the Navy and served in the Pacific where he would witness two of America’s nuclear tests in the Marshall Islands. Later he entered the trades and became a IBEW lineman with the local utility company. Martin’s mother Shirley is the daughter of Idaho homesteaders and was a seamstress before later working in an automobile wheel factory. Neither of his parents have a college degree, but they both taught Martin that in America anything is possible if you work hard and play by the rules.

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Martin Heinrich

On the Issues

The Soundtrack of New Mexico's Future

Let's write an anthem for what's possible.

We stand with our native communities fighting back against this gross overreach by Ryan Zinke and the Trump adminis…
Meanwhile, Trump and the GOP want to cut food assistance programs to fund their tax breaks for the wealthy.…
Martin on the issues: Healthcare ↓
New Mexico has a long history of leading scientific and technological advancements. Now, we’re adding drones to the…
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