Jeff Carr for PEC 10

Who am I?

I have served on the New Mexico Public Education Commission since January 2009. I also serve as Mayor Pro Tem of Eagle Nest, New Mexico.Both of the preceding offices are elected. I am a History teacher of 22 years. I hold 2 BA's and an MA in History and additional graduate work in Education Administration. I have also serve as the Eagle Nest Municipal Judge from 2005-2008.

I am a progressive Democrat supports clean air and water, wilderness protection, civil rights, and properly financing public education. I am politically active in my party locally and state wide. I am a central committee member for the Democratic Party of New Mexico and plan to run for National Committeeman and National Delegate.

Why am I running?

I am running to continue my fight for a better education for the children of New Mexico. We need to properly fund education and find viable ways to replace No Child Left Behind. We also need to find a better way to license Charter schools in New Mexico.

My Goals

1. Increase funding for public Education
2. Replace NCLB.

My DFA Values

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My Campaign is People Powered!

I have people in six counties who are helping gather signatures and I am accepting campaign contributions from individuals only.

Voice support

Supporters:

  • Ashley Long, NM
  • C. alexander Weimer, NM
  • Ronald Anderson, NM
  • Cindy Carr, NM
  • K.c. Guest, NM


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