“The ADLCC Is Ready To #FlipEverthing In 2020”

CronkiteNews: “Arizona one of seven state legislatures Democrats target for takeover”  Phoenix — The DLCC has announced its #FlipEverything campaign for the 2020 election cycle, with over $100,000 in early funding for the Arizona DLCC.  Currently, Republicans hold a slim majority with a 31-29 split in the state House and 17-13 split in the state Senate. The ADLCC is Read more about “The ADLCC Is Ready To #FlipEverthing In 2020”[…]

“Arizona Republicans Launch Another Attack On The LGBTQ Community ”

Phoenix — LD 15 State Rep. Nancy Barto (R) has introduced a bill that would require schools to divide sports teams by biological sex. HB2706 would require students to undergo an invasive examination of their internal and external reproductive anatomy, internally produced levels of testosterone, and genetic makeup if their gender is disputed. “Barto’s legislation is another blatant Read more about “Arizona Republicans Launch Another Attack On The LGBTQ Community ”[…]

“Another report of GOP misconduct at the Arizona Legislature”

Phoenix – The Arizona Republic has reported that State Rep. David Cook had an inappropriate relationship with a lobbyist at Western Growers, an agricultural association. This brings up issues of conflicts of interest as Cook is a committee member of the Land and Agriculture Committee and the Natural Resources, Energy and Water Committee. Further, he has sponsored bills supported Read more about “Another report of GOP misconduct at the Arizona Legislature”[…]

RELEASE: “Arizona State Rep. Makes Additional Bigoted Remarks”

Arizona Mirror: “I will do all I can, as a legislator, to not accept a refugee population in the state of Arizona,” the third-term Republican from Scottsdale said. “Call me a bigot, whatever you want, I just think it’s best for the state of Arizona.” — Rep. Jay Lawrence Phoenix – State Rep. Jay Lawrence once again made Read more about RELEASE: “Arizona State Rep. Makes Additional Bigoted Remarks”[…]

“Republican House members attempt to weaken ethics rules to protect their members”

Phoenix — In a draft of proposed rules changes to the Arizona State House, received by The Arizona Republic, Republican members have proposed limiting who can file ethics complaints against representatives. After a number of ethics complaints against Republican House members, the majority is now attempting to keep the public in the dark. The proposal would only Read more about “Republican House members attempt to weaken ethics rules to protect their members”[…]

“Threats To Roe V. Wade Could Have Dire Consequences For Arizona Women”

Politics Unplugged: “State GOP leader will ‘absolutely not’ repeal archaic laws banning abortion” Phoenix — Today marks the 47th anniversary of the ruling on Roe v. Wade at the Supreme Court on Jan. 22, 1973. However reproductive rights are uncertain in Arizona since Republican members of Congress have urged the Supreme Court to overturn Roe.  Arizona has archaic state laws Read more about “Threats To Roe V. Wade Could Have Dire Consequences For Arizona Women”[…]