Rep. Heinrich up with first ad of Senate campaign

Heinrich is running ahead of state Auditor Hector Balderas in the Democratic primary, which is set for June 5. The winner is expected to face former Rep. Heather Wilson (R-N.M.) in the fall for the seat that retiring Sen. Jeff Bingaman (D-N.M.) is vacating.

The Hill rates this race as leaning Democratic.

Watch the ad:

More in House races

Democrat seeks rematch with Rep. Poliquin in Maine

Read more »