Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Morgan Hall,New Mexico Land Office
310 Old Santa Fe Trail
Santa Fe, NM 87501
League Day at the Legislature. League Day is an opportunity for League members to familiarize themselves with our state government, attend committee meetings, and speak with our legislators.

Viki Harrison, Executive Director of Common Cause New Mexico, will speak about the 2018 Ethics Commission constitutional amendment and what the League and other groups want in the enabling legislation.

Bill Jordan, Policy Director, New Mexico Voices for Children and Convenor of the N.M. Fairness Project, will propose revenue generators that can address the fairness and sufficiency of our tax system.

After lunch on your own, we will organize for the Roundhouse, visiting and lobbying our own legislators, and sitting in on House and Senate sessions and/or legislative hearings.

If you would like to stay in Santa Fe, Garrett's Desert Inn is offering us a special group rate of $60 single plus $10 for each additional person (plus tax) for double queen, king, or single based on availability. Call 505-982-1851 to reserve a room. You must reserve your room by January 18 with the code "Swing Vote" to get this discounted rate. The group rate is not available online.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Mesa Public Library
2400 Central Ave
Upstairs Conference Rm
Los Alamos, NM
Lunch with a Leader. Our speaker for the February Lunch with a Leader is Andrew Harnden from Los Alamos County's Community Development Department. He will speak on the county's housing development plans. For more info on ordering lunch, please visit the Lunch with a Leader page.