Updated June 1, 2021 at 10:27 PM ET
New Mexico Democrats kept control of the U.S. House seat left vacant by Interior Secretary Deb Haaland, in one of the party's earliest tests of its messaging during the administration of President Biden.
Melanie Stansbury has defeated Republican opponent Mark Moores, according to a race call from The Associated Press.
The victory was expected. Polls showed Stansbury with a comfortable lead, and Biden won the district by 23 percentage points last year.