Wednesday, January 18, 2012
New Mexico News
The following is the prepared text of the State of the State Address delivered by Governor Susana Martinez from the chamber of the New Mexico House of Representatives on January 17, 2012.
Recorded on January 17, 2012 using a Flip Video camera.
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When Governor Susana Martinez' term began one year ago, she waged war on the status quo of public education in New Mexico.
She wants to infuse more money in the classroom. The governor is proposing an extra $97 million to go to the classroom. > Legislative convenes; Martinez delivers State of State address > Text of Martinez' State of the State address
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