New Mexico Primary Results: Gary King Wins Race To Challenge Susana Martinez

06/03/2014 11:58 pm 23:58:07
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Democrat Gary King will challenge Susana Martinez in the New Mexico gubernatorial race, the Associated Press reports.

King, the state's attorney general, bested a field of four other Democrats in Tuesday's primary including Howie Morales, Lawrence Rael, Alan Webber and Linda Lopez.

Martinez, who was first elected governor in 2010, was uncontested in the Republican primary.

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