Heinrich wins reelection to Senate in New Mexico

Heinrich wins reelection to Senate in New Mexico
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Sen. Martin HeinrichMartin Trevor HeinrichManchin’s likely senior role on key energy panel rankles progressives Senate panel advances Trump’s energy nominee despite Dem objections Dems wonder if Sherrod Brown could be their magic man MORE (D-N.M.) won a second term in the Senate Tuesday, defeating Republican candidate Mick Rich and Libertarian candidate and former Gov. Gary JohnsonGary Earl JohnsonHillicon Valley: Social media struggles with new forms of misinformation | US, Russia decline to join pledge on fighting cybercrimes | Trump hits Comcast after antitrust complaint | Zuckerberg pressed to testify before global panel Ex-Facebook exec ousted from company sparked controversy with pro-Trump views: report Heinrich wins reelection to Senate in New Mexico MORE

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Heinrich, who served three terms in the House of Representatives before being elected senator in 2012, never faced a serious challenge throughout the campaign.

He currently sits on the Energy and Natural Resources Committee, the Armed Services Committee, the Intelligence Committee and the U.S. Congress's Joint Economic Committee.