Tom Chabin & Bill Mundell, Corporation Commission candidates at DGT

    July 11, 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
    Dragon's View restaurant
    400 N Bonita Ave
    Tucson, AZ 85745
    $10 Chinese buffet cash, $12 credit/debit, $3.50 drink only

    Three seats on the Arizona Corporation Commission are up for election this year. Two Democrats running are Tom Chabin and Bill Mundell.

    Tom Chabin
    Tom Chabin

    “The Coconino County Board of Supervisors appointed Tom Chabin to the legislature (District 2) after Representative Ann Kirkpatrick resigned to run for Arizona’s 1st Congressional District. He was in the legislature from 2007-2012.

    Mr. Chabin served two terms on the Coconino County Board of Supervisors, seven years on the Coconino County Planning and Zoning Commission and three years on the Tuba City Public School Board.

    Bill Mundell
    Bill Mundell

    “Mr. Mundell has been in private practice as an attorney in Chandler, Arizona since 1977. He also served as Presiding Judge of the Chandler Municipal Court from 1980 to 1986 when he resigned as judge to run for the Arizona House of Representatives.

    Mr. Mundell was first elected in 1986 and served as a member of the Arizona House of Representatives from 1987 to 1992. As chairman of the House Environment Committee, he sponsored numerous pieces of legislation protecting Arizona’s environment, including the state’s first recycling law and a law preventing Arizona from becoming the nation’s dumping ground for hazardous waste. During his tenure at the legislature, he was voted “One of Arizona’s Top 10 Legislators.”

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    Carolyn Classen
    Carolyn Sugiyama Classen, a life long Democrat, was born & raised in the State of Hawaii, was a Legislative Aide for U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye on Capitol Hill, and practiced law for a while. In Tucson she worked as a tribal staff attorney for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe and later was the Interim Executive Director of the now defunct Domestic Violence Commission. In 2008 she became a “My Tucson” guest columnist for the Tucson Citizen newspaper, then continued blogging for for over four and a half years. Her blogsite was entitled “Carolyn’s Community” about community events and some political news, until Gannett Publishing shut down the site on January 31, 2014. She started with Blog for Arizona on Feb. 11, 2014. Part time she has been sitting as a Hearing Officer in Pima County Consolidated Justice Courts Small Claims Division since April, 2005. She is married to University of Arizona Distinguished Professor Albrecht Classen, a native of Germany. They have one son, who lives in Seattle, WA with his wife and daughter. She is also the Editor of the Southern Arizona Japanese Cultural Coalition website, (since Jan. 2013).


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