Saturday, March 23, 2013

skandera pt9 (revelations)

(3 questions from pt7)

1. how will it be announced that "the decisions of the secretary [designate] are final"? ...  
[District Court Judge Frank Mathew]

2. that the New Mexico Connections Charter Academy (ppp) is in? ... [AG request by  Lopez]

3. and that Hanna Skandera (Secretary-designate) don't need no Senate (confirmation)? [9-24-5]
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[local news story]
Senate panel may hold summer hearings on Skandera, but can't vote till 2014
mar 23, 2013

[answer 3]

http://www.santafenewmexican.com/news/legislature/article_8d31791d-54db-55dd-bc3d-2fba125990c8.html?_dc=919882353162.393&cbst=31
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[ap story]
NM senator seeks AG's opinion on Skandera actions
mar 21, 2013

... "Democratic Sen. Linda Lopez of Albuquerque made the request Wednesday [mar 20, 2013] after the Legislature adjourned its 2013 session" ...

... "whether it was legal for a Farmington charter school to use tax dollars to hire a for-profit company to run an online school" ... [another ppp]  [question 2]

... "Skandera is able to continue in her job without being confirmed" ... [answer 3]

http://www.alamogordonews.com/ci_22838916/nm-senator-seeks-ags-opinion-skandera-actions
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mar 20   AG request by Lopez (Senate Rules Committee; confirmation theater)
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mar 16   legislative session ended
mar 16   HB 392 passed senate
mar 1-16 confirmation theater
mar 1    District Court Judge Frank Mathew rules (Secretary of Education is above PEC)
             [Answer: 22-8B-7]
mar 1    confirmation theater begins (Senate Rules Committee; Sen. Linda Lopez)
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see also:

skandera pt7 (forecast: HB 392 veto)
http://adventuresofagreenhorn.blogspot.com/2013/03/skandera-pt7-forecast-hb-392-veto.html