CARLSBAD, N.M. (AP) — Alamogordo Democrat Leslie Endean-Singh has announced her candidacy for the 2nd Congressional District seat now held by Republican Steve Pearce.
Endean-Singh is an attorney and manager of her husband’s medical office. Before settling in Alamogordo, she was an attorney in Roswell and Hobbs.
According to the Carlsbad Current-Argus (http://bit.ly/12gQUy1 ,Endean-Singh says has set a fundraising goal of $1 million for her campaign.
She says she needs that much to make a challenge to Pearce competitive and draw backing from the national Democratic Party and other organizations.