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Susana Martinez on Free Trade
Republican Governor: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Susana Martinez on other issues.
  • Trade relationship with Mexico creates jobs & trade corridor. (Nov 2011)

Senate:

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Jeff Bingaman on Free Trade
Democratic Sr Senator (NM): Click here for 14 full quotes OR click here for Jeff Bingaman on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted NO on free trade agreement with Oman. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA for Central America free-trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between US & Singapore. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between the US and Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on extending free trade to Andean nations. (May 2002)
  • Voted YES on granting normal trade relations status to Vietnam. (Oct 2001)
  • Voted YES on removing common goods from national security export rules. (Sep 2001)
  • Voted YES on permanent normal trade relations with China. (Sep 2000)
  • Voted YES on renewing 'fast track' presidential trade authority. (Nov 1997)
  • Voted YES on imposing trade sanctions on Japan for closed market. (May 1995)
  • Rated 42% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Extend trade restrictions on Burma to promote democracy. (Jun 2007)
  • Insist on access to post-mad-cow Japanese beef markets. (Mar 2010)
Martin Heinrich on Free Trade
Democratic Challenger: Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Martin Heinrich on other issues.
  • Review free trade agreements biennially for rights violation. (Jun 2009)
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
John Sanchez on Free Trade
Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for John Sanchez on other issues.
  • Increase trade and foreign direct investment in Mexico. (Feb 2013)
Tom Udall on Free Trade
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Representative (NM-3): Click here for 12 full quotes OR click here for Tom Udall on other issues.
  • Voted NO on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted NO on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Build a rule-based global trading system. (Aug 2000)
  • End economic protectionism: let dairy compacts expire . (Aug 2001)
  • Rated 33% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Insist on access to post-mad-cow Japanese beef markets. (Mar 2010)
  • No MFN for China; condition trade on human rights. (Nov 1999)
Heather Wilson on Free Trade
Republican Representative (NM-1): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Heather Wilson on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • Promote the Andean Free Trade Agreement. (May 2002)
  • Rated 50% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)

House:


Ben Ray Lujan on Free Trade
Democrat (District 3): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Ben Ray Lujan on other issues.
  • Review free trade agreements biennially for rights violation. (Jun 2009)
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
Michelle Lujan-Grisham on Free Trade
Democrat (District 1): Click here for Michelle Lujan-Grisham on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Steve Pearce on Free Trade
Republican Representative (NM-2): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Steve Pearce on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)

Former candidates & officeholders:


Bill Richardson on Free Trade
Democratic Governor (NM); Secretary of Commerce-Designee: Click here for 9 full quotes OR click here for Bill Richardson on other issues.
  • Ban contaminated toys and food from China. (Dec 2007)
  • No such thing as completely free market; so regulate. (Oct 2007)
  • Communism is teaming up with corporations to open up China. (Oct 2007)
  • Enforce labor & environmental standards & job safety. (Aug 2007)
  • Fair trade includes no slave labor & no child labor. (Jun 2007)
  • We need fair trade, not just unabashed free trade. (Feb 2007)
  • NAFTA critically important for US as well as Mexico. (Nov 2005)
  • Expand regional trade with Chihuahua. (Oct 2002)
  • Supports NAFTA, GATT, & WTO. (Nov 1996)
Hector Balderas on Free Trade
Former Democratic Primary Challenger (2012): Click here for Hector Balderas on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Martin Heinrich on Free Trade
Democrat (Senate run 2012) (District 1): Click here for 2 full quotes OR click here for Martin Heinrich on other issues.
  • Review free trade agreements biennially for rights violation. (Jun 2009)
  • Impose tariffs against countries which manipulate currency. (Feb 2011)
Gary Johnson on Free Trade
Former Republican Governor (1995-2002): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Gary Johnson on other issues.
  • No tariffs, no restrictions; but no corporatism. (Jul 2011)
  • Eliminate needless barriers to free trade. (May 2011)
  • NAFTA benefits New Mexico; jobs lost are those we don't want. (Jan 2001)
Joe Carraro on Free Trade
Former Republican Challenger (2006): Click here for Joe Carraro on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Joe Skeen on Free Trade
Former Republican (District 2): Click here for 3 full quotes OR click here for Joe Skeen on other issues.
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • End economic protectionism: let dairy compacts expire . (Aug 2001)
Gloria Tristani on Free Trade
2002 Democratic Challenger (NM): Click here for Gloria Tristani on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tom Benavides on Free Trade
Republican challenger; previously state senator: Click here for Tom Benavides on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Pete Domenici on Free Trade
Republican Sr Senator (NM): Click here for 13 full quotes OR click here for Pete Domenici on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Dec 2007)
  • Voted YES on free trade agreement with Oman. (Jun 2006)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA for Central America free-trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on establishing free trade between US & Singapore. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on extending free trade to Andean nations. (May 2002)
  • Voted YES on granting normal trade relations status to Vietnam. (Oct 2001)
  • Voted YES on removing common goods from national security export rules. (Sep 2001)
  • Voted YES on permanent normal trade relations with China. (Sep 2000)
  • Voted YES on renewing 'fast track' presidential trade authority. (Nov 1997)
  • Voted YES on imposing trade sanctions on Japan for closed market. (May 1995)
  • Rated 90% by CATO, indicating a pro-free trade voting record. (Dec 2002)
  • Extend trade restrictions on Burma to promote democracy. (Jun 2007)
  • Ban Argentine meat imports to avoid foot & mouth disease. (Jul 2008)
Francesca Lobato on Free Trade
Democratic Senate Challenger: Click here for Francesca Lobato on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Allen McCulloch on Free Trade
Republican Challenger: Click here for the full quote OR click here for Allen McCulloch on other issues.
  • Supports NAFTA and GATT, but with protections. (Aug 2006)
Steve Pearce on Free Trade
Republican Representative (NM-2): Click here for 6 full quotes OR click here for Steve Pearce on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
David Pfeffer on Free Trade
Republican Challenger: Click here for David Pfeffer on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Harry Teague on Free Trade
Democrat (until 2010) (District 2): Click here for Harry Teague on other issues.
    No stance on record.
Tom Udall on Free Trade
Democratic Jr Senator; previously Representative (NM-3): Click here for 12 full quotes OR click here for Tom Udall on other issues.
  • Voted NO on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted YES on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted NO on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted NO on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Build a rule-based global trading system. (Aug 2000)
  • End economic protectionism: let dairy compacts expire . (Aug 2001)
  • Rated 33% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)
  • Insist on access to post-mad-cow Japanese beef markets. (Mar 2010)
  • No MFN for China; condition trade on human rights. (Nov 1999)
Heather Wilson on Free Trade
Republican Representative (NM-1): Click here for 10 full quotes OR click here for Heather Wilson on other issues.
  • Voted YES on promoting free trade with Peru. (Nov 2007)
  • Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. (Oct 2007)
  • Voted YES on implementing CAFTA, Central America Free Trade. (Jul 2005)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Australia Free Trade Agreement. (Jul 2004)
  • Voted YES on implementing US-Singapore free trade agreement. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted YES on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. (Jul 2003)
  • Voted NO on withdrawing from the WTO. (Jun 2000)
  • Voted YES on 'Fast Track' authority for trade agreements. (Sep 1998)
  • Promote the Andean Free Trade Agreement. (May 2002)
  • Rated 50% by CATO, indicating a mixed record on trade issues. (Dec 2002)

                                                                                                                                                                               
  


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