Incumbent Nunez Narrowly Defeats Thompson for House Dist. 36 Seat TweetShareGoogle+Email By Michael Olson Las Cruces, NM – The race for the District 36 state representative seat was as close as a good shave. Democratic incumbent Andy Nunez narrowly defeated challenger Mary Thompson to keep his seat. KRWG's Michael Olson reports. TweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread.