Rep. Cuellar Discusses Rural Education Opportunities with Navajo Nation in Zapata

ztac1Kirsten Hartman | Press Secretary

Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX28) spoke with Rex Lee Jim, Vice President of the Navajo Nation, David M. Brown, J.D., a graduate student at Harvard Medical School Global Health Delivery Program, as well as representatives from the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) in Austin, and Zapata County at the Zapata County Technical and Advanced Education Center (ZTAC) in Zapata, Texas,  on Tuesday to discuss the process behind building the ZTAC facility and the opportunities it has allotted the residents of area. The Navajo Nation plans to replicate the success of the ZTAC by building a similar facility within the Navajo Reservation of New Mexico.  Read More…