Martinez picks Florida reformer to be education secretary

Gov.-elect Susana Martinez has nominated a woman who implemented education reforms in Florida to be New Mexico’s public education secretary. Hanna Skandera “served as the deputy commissioner of education under (Florida) Governor Jeb Bush, where she promoted and implemented middle … Continued

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New Mexico: Diane Denish’s Voucher Attacks Backfiring.

Vouchers. Vouchers. Vouchers. That’s pretty much the only word coming out of Democratic gubernatorial candidate Diane Denish’s mouth these days as she attacks her opponent, Susana Martinez, for early primary campaign statements in support of school voucher programs. But Republicans … Continued

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