Kyrsten Sinema U. S. Senate candidate CD 9 Congresswoman at DGT

April 9, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Dragon's View restaurant
400 N Bonita Ave
Tucson, AZ 85745

CD 9 Congresswoman Krysten Sinema

“Kyrsten Lea Sinema is an American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for Arizona’s 9th congressional district, first elected in 2012. A member of the Democratic Party, prior to entering Congress she served in both chambers of theState Legislature, being elected to the Arizona House of Representatives in 2004 and the Arizona Senate in 2010.”

So far, this is a two way Dem primary for the nomination to the U. S. Senate seat to be vacated by Senator Jeff Flake.  Immigration Attorney Deebra Abboud is also running.

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  1. Overflow crowd today to hear 3 term CD 9 Rep. Sinema speak, about this upcoming “energized” election, a “must-win U.S. Senate seat”, the economy & jobs, veterans, health care. She said that public education was the key to her success from homelessness & poverty to US Congress, and now a run for U.S. Senate in AZ. She served 7 years in AZ House & Senate and said that her success was walking the districts 3 x, truly grass roots campaigning. She also emphasized working across the aisles with Republicans, being independent in her votes. Questions from audience were about which bills re: gun control did she support; how fix education funding/Prop. 123; support for DACA recipients for full citizenship; support ICE re: immigrant detention; regret any votes which were disappointment to Dem voters; position on climate change/the environment; support balanced budget amendment; will she be accessible to constituents; sign on to Operation Habooob’s People Agenda of YWCA; influence to save public education/teachers leaving state; support for resolution in favor of Citizen’s Climate Lobby; how assist coordinated campaign of AZ Dem party; and position on trade war. Attending today: candidates JP Martin for LD 9 House, atty. Yahya Yuksel for CD 2; Mark Manoil for State Treasurer, Alma Hernandez for LD 3 House.

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