Mayor Kate Gallego Delivers her Annual State of the City Address and Declares: “Phoenix is Rising Again”

“Phoenix is Rising Again!” That was the predominant theme in Mayor Kate Gallego’s annual State of the City Address before the members and guests of the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce. Readers can watch and read the Mayor’s address by clicking below. Mayor Kate Gallego’s 2022 State of the City Describing the fifth largest city … Read more

‘Big Oil’s Slippery Six’ Testify To Congress About High Gas Prices And Lie

Update to Senate To Call ‘Big Oil’s Slippery Six’ Back To Testify About Their Price Gouging On Gas Prices. The Washington Post reports, House panel grills oil company executives on high gasoline prices: The top executives of “the slippery six” of the nation’s largest oil and gas companies testified before Congress on Wednesday, at a time … Read more

Gallego and Ansari React to the Biden/Harris Administration Raising Mileage Standards and Taking Steps to Securely Produce Clean Energy Materials

While the energy headline from last week that received the most news coverage was President Biden announcing the release of one million barrels of oil a day from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve to stem the tide of inflation resulting from supply chain hiccups and the Russian invasion of Ukraine, there were also two additional major … Read more

Mayor Kate Gallego Discusses Heat Mitigation and Climate Justice at a League of Conservation Voter Mayoral Panel with Secretary Buttigieg

“In our decades of advocacy, we have seen time and time again that cities are on the front lines of environmental issues and often the birthplaces of innovation and progress. As Americans across the country grapple with the impacts of climate change, mayors across the country are rising to meet the challenge…” Those were the … Read more

Phoenix Makes Progress in Affordable Housing, Helping the Homeless, and Sustainability

The City of Phoenix, under the leadership of Mayor Kate Gallego and the other members of the Phoenix City Council, has over the last couple of years, laid out extensive roadmaps to make progress in the areas of: Affordable Housing. Reducing Homelessness. Charting a forward course in combatting climate change and adopting a clean energy … Read more