Lujan wins re-election in NM's 3rd District

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The Associated Press

ALBUQUERQUE — Democratic Rep. Ben Ray Lujan has easily won re-election in New Mexico's 3rd Congressional District.

In early returns, Lujan beat Tucumcari rancher Jefferson Byrd 68 percent to 32 percent to win a third term to the seat representing northern New Mexico.

Lujan is the son of the longtime speaker of the New Mexico House, Ben Lujan.