Bengie Regensberg, a Mora County Democrat, has announced his candidacy for District 68 state representative. The district includes Mora, Colfax, Guadalupe, San Miguel and Taos counties.
He previously held that position until he lost to Hector Balderas in 2004. The District 68 seat is now held by Democrat Thomas Garcia, who took the position after Balderas became state auditor.
Regensberg said he offers many years of experience in public service.