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Monday, March 28th at 6 P.M.
Join the Harvard College Democrats and IOP Visiting Fellow Bill Richardson for a casual Pizza and Politics!
Please RSVP below if you are interested in attending – seats are limited to the first 40, so be sure to respond early.
Bill Richardson served as Governor of New Mexico from 2003 to 2011. During his term, he was known for repealing the death penalty, passing broad personal income tax cuts, increasing infrastructure investments, signing into law the legalization of medical marijuana, and supporting LGBT rights by adding sexual orientation and gender identity to the list of civil rights.
Before serving as Governor, Richardson was a member of the House of Representatives from 1983-1997, where he was chairperson of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus. He also acted as Ambassador to the United Nations, and was United States Secretary of Energy as part of President Bill Clinton’s cabinet. In 2004, he served as Chairperson of the Democratic National Convention, and was appointed chairperson of the Democratic Governors Association the following year. He is often considered one of the most prominent Hispanic politicians in the United States.
Please come out and join us for what is sure to be a great event!
If you would like to attend, please RSVP