Republicans Push to Pass SB1485, Voter Suppression Bill that Impacts Thousands of Arizona Voters

PHOENIX — The following statement can be attributed to Liz Luna, Deputy Executive Director of the ADLCC: “Just like we have seen in Georgia, Republican legislators in Arizona have been pushing one of the most anti-voter agendas our state has ever seen. Despite voting rights organizations and business leaders speaking out against these extreme, far-right Read more about Republicans Push to Pass SB1485, Voter Suppression Bill that Impacts Thousands of Arizona Voters[…]

Failed Leadership of GOP Legislature Leaves 30,000 Underserved Children in Arizona Behind

PHOENIX — Arizona Democrats will always advocate for Arizona’s children across the state and access to health care is inextricable to a healthy future. It’s clear that Republicans in Arizona do not share the same goal. Today, amendments for SB1096 introduced by State Representative Kelli Butler (D-28) to provide affordable, quality healthcare for about 30,000 Read more about Failed Leadership of GOP Legislature Leaves 30,000 Underserved Children in Arizona Behind[…]

RELEASE: GOP Leads Nationwide To Curb Voting Rights In Arizona

The following statement can be attributed to Liz Luna, Deputy Executive Director of the Arizona Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee: “After Donald Trump’s loss, Arizona Republicans are making our state a national laughing stock. Republicans continue to: push anti-democracy legislation, endorse social policies from the 1950s, promote dangerous conspiracy theories about the 2020 election, and spend Read more about RELEASE: GOP Leads Nationwide To Curb Voting Rights In Arizona[…]

Legislative Republicans Run The Most Extreme, Right-Wing Agenda In Decades, Blocking Opportunities for Arizonan Families

PHOENIX – Legislative Republicans are pushing the most extreme, right-wing agenda that Arizonans have seen in decades. In just over a month of the session, we’ve seen: Dozens of bills to restrict access to the ballot and limit voter participation Draining millions of dollars from public schools Republicans try to charge those who get abortions with murder Read more about Legislative Republicans Run The Most Extreme, Right-Wing Agenda In Decades, Blocking Opportunities for Arizonan Families[…]

Republicans Work to Dismantle Public School Education for Thousands of Arizona Students, Teachers, and Families

PHOENIX – Two years since Arizona voters resoundingly rejected an expansion of school vouchers to all students, Republicans in Arizona’s Legislature are back pushing a set of bills that widely fail to invest in Arizona public schools and lack accountability for funding. “For years, Republicans have refused to act meaningfully to improve funding for our Read more about Republicans Work to Dismantle Public School Education for Thousands of Arizona Students, Teachers, and Families[…]

Trump Paid Rep. Mark Finchem to Overturn Joe Biden’s Victory in Arizona

PHOENIX – AZ Central reports that former President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign paid approximately $6,037 to a business owned by state Rep. Mark Finchem during the same time he pushed for the Legislature to overturn Joe Biden’s victory in Arizona. “The public deserves to know why state Rep. Mark Finchem accepted money from Trump’s campaign, Read more about Trump Paid Rep. Mark Finchem to Overturn Joe Biden’s Victory in Arizona[…]

Legislative Republicans spend time attacking voting rights, women; Fail to Support Arizonans through Pandemic

PHOENIX, AZ – More than three weeks into session and Arizona Republicans have introduced a series of bills that ignore the needs of Arizonans despite being number one in the nation for COVID-19 cases. Rep. Walt Blackman filed legislation (HB 2650) that allows county attorneys to pursue murder charges against women and doctors for providing Read more about Legislative Republicans spend time attacking voting rights, women; Fail to Support Arizonans through Pandemic[…]

RELEASE: Arizona GOP Asks If Republicans Are Ready To Die To Overturn Election Results

The following statement can be attributed to Liz Luna, Deputy Executive Director of the Arizona Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee: In another desperate attempt to undermine democracy, the Arizona Republican Party has asked its followers if they are willing to die for the cause of overturning the presidential election results after sharing a conspiracy tweet on Read more about RELEASE: Arizona GOP Asks If Republicans Are Ready To Die To Overturn Election Results[…]

Rep. Shawnna Bolick Wants to Undermine the Election

Bolick has a history of flouting the law for personal gain PHOENIX, AZ — Representative Shawnna Bolick and other GOP officials are working with the Donald Trump-aligned American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) to call the validity of the election into question if Trump doesn’t win Arizona, according to newly unearthed recordings. ALEC has partnered with Read more about Rep. Shawnna Bolick Wants to Undermine the Election[…]

National Journal Names the Arizona House and Senate as Two Top Chambers Likely to Flip for Democrats

PHOENIX, AZ – The National Journal named the Arizona House and Senate as two of the top chambers likely to flip for Democrats this election as Republicans remain on defense ahead of redistricting. With only 8 days left, Democrats have a solid path to victory in both chambers of the legislature, which has been controlled Read more about National Journal Names the Arizona House and Senate as Two Top Chambers Likely to Flip for Democrats[…]