Secretary of State Dianna J. Duran. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com
Audience members stand for the Pledge of Allegiance. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com
Secretary of State Dianna J. Duran was the keynote speaker at Wednesday’s Lincoln Day Dinner at the Los Alamos Research Park on West Jemez Road Jemez Road.
In addition to being the chief elections officer of the state, Duran also overseas campaign finance reporting, lobbyist registration, and financial disclosures by certain public officials. She also oversees a number of other functions vital to the effective operations in the State of New Mexico. Duran became New Mexico’s 24th Secretary of State Jan. 1, 2011 and is the first Republican elected to that office since 1928.
Community members, GOP members and a number of local and state GOP candidates turned out for Wednesday’s Lincoln Day Dinner, which was sponsored by the Los Alamos Republican Party.
Editor’s note: Look for more photos from this event at ladailypost.com later today or in the morning.