Primary Election Voter Registration Deadline: May 5

Primary Election Date: June 2

General Election Voter Registration Deadline: October 6

ID Requirements for Voting: ID only required for first-time voters.

Early Voting: Early voting for the 2020 primary election will take place from May 16 – May 30. Early voting for the General Election will take place from October 17 – October 31.

Absentee Voting: Any registered New Mexico voter can request an absentee ballot. Voters can request the application online or in their County Clerk’s office, and return it to their local County Clerk at least 4 days prior to the election in person, by mail, or online. Download the application here.

Gender Gaps in Representation

New Mexico ranks 11th in the country for women’s representation in the State Legislature.

New Mexico Congressional Delegation

New Mexico State Legislature

Voter Turnout

New Mexico had lower voter turnout than the United States overall for both men and women in the 2016 Elections.

Percent Voter Turnout by Gender

Percent Voter Turnout by Race

Other races not shown due to population size