The Democratic Party of Chaves County will hold a meet and greet for Maggie Oliver, democratic candidate for the office of Secretary of State, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 5, at the Democratic Party of Chaves County’s headquarters, at 2801 N. Main St. in the Wilshire Plaza.
Discussion on charter schools
Rick Hess, an American educator, political scientist and author, will be discussing how New Mexico policymakers can maximize New Mexico’s charter school law for the benefit of its students. Hess is resident scholar and director of education policy studies at the American Enterprise Institute, a position he has held since 2002. A former high school social studies teacher, he has taught at the University of Virginia, the University of Pennsylvania, Georgetown, Rice and Harvard universities. The discussion will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 5, at the Liberty, 312 Virginia St. The cost is $10, Login to read more