Arizona Democratic Candidates in Competitive Districts Are Raking in the Campaign Bucks

In a sign that Democratic candidates and the issues they support are carrying weight with voters this year, Democratic legislators in competitive battleground districts are doing very well in campaign donations. LD2 Representative Judy Schwiebert’s campaign hauled in $81,000 for her State Senate run. 97 percent of those donations came from Arizona residents. LD4 State … Read more

New Children’s Action Alliance Leader January Contreras discusses Her Legislative Priorities for 2024

Former Biden/Harris Assistant Secretary for the Administration for Children and Families at the Department of Health and Human Services, Attorney, Public Interest Advocate, and 2018 Democratic Arizona Attorney General Nominee, January Contreras is having a “wonderful” time as the new head of the Arizona Children’s Action Alliance (CAA.)  A 35-year-old bipartisan organization dedicated to the … Read more

Senators Epstein and Sundareshan Preview Democratic Goals Ahead of the 2024 State Legislative Session

Arizona Democrats at the State Capitol have several policy goals going into the 2024 legislative session. The major ones are: While they have a supporting ear in Governor Katie Hobb’s office, the key to advancing any portion of their agenda is finding support among the Republican majority leadership in both legislative chambers. Senate Democratic Leader … Read more

Arizona Attorney General Kris Mayes Discusses Her First Year in Office

Arizona Attorney General Kris Mayes has had an eventful first year in office. From fighting for Arizona Consumers and Senior Citizens to protecting the groundwater water supply and environment to advocating for reproductive freedom to investigating potential wrongdoing among 2020 fake electors, Ms. Mayes’s tenure has been a sharp turn from her predecessor who did … Read more

Arizona Secretary of State Adrian Fontes Discusses His First Year in Office

It has been a largely successful first year in office for Arizona Secretary of State Adrian Fontes.  Despite having to deal with a dysfunctional State Legislature and a fiscal year budget that did not fully address his office’s needs and priorities, Mr. Fontes is very pleased with the stellar team he has assembled and the … Read more