“I wasn’t surprised, I was just scared.”

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Tweet of the Week Read This “We marched in the streets 1 million strong … and yet still 10 people are dead.” Not enough money for our public schools, but Governor Ducey found 7 million for the Koch Brothers’ Indoctrination School?  AP reports Democrats are feeling giddy in Arizona….yeah, you could say that. Watch This “I wasn’t surprised, I was just scared.” … Read More

On Mother’s Day, moms belong at home — not in jail

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Tweet of the Week Read This From #RedforEd to #RememberInNovember: the walk-out may be over, but the movement most certainly is not.  Ducey traveled to Tucson last week to host a fancy luncheon at one of the city’s swankiest golf resorts. We were there to greet him, alongside Indivisible Southern Arizona and Mi Familia Vota. Watch This Happy Mothers’ Day! No mom … Read More

Showing Governor Ducey That Tucson is Still #RedforEd

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In the span of just a few weeks, #RedforEd successfully pushed Governor Ducey to go from offering 1{28335ed37dd724deee500aa029442e0d9d58206d63320e844ba7e9fe720a29c1} teacher raises to calling for 20{28335ed37dd724deee500aa029442e0d9d58206d63320e844ba7e9fe720a29c1}. But that doesn’t mean the movement is over. Ducey’s plan isn’t a long-term solution: it’s full of budget gimmicks and empty promises, not to mention an extra tax imposed just on Tucson residents. On Thursday, Ducey … Read More

Last Week This Morning: Sine Die at Last!

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Last Week, This Morning! It’s hard to keep up with all the important happenings in this era of the 24 hour news cycle. That’s why we at ProgressNow Arizona want to make it easy for you to catch up on all the Arizona progressive news you can use. Whether it’s about how the craziness in Washington, DC affects us here … Read More

2018 Legislative Session in Review: All The Ways We Won

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Sine Die season is finally upon us! We can all rest easy now knowing that the Arizona legislature has finally adjourned and we can no longer worry about their shenanigans-Like attacking womens’ right to abortion, or going after street vendors who just want to sell us tasty treats. It was a long and historic session. We saw a vibrant and … Read More

Sylvia Allen Gives Teachers The Thumbs Down

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It seems like Sylvia Allen forgot her manners yesterday on the Senate floor. Video of the LD6 Senator shows her shouting at #RedforEd teachers who were sitting up in the Senate Gallery. “You don’t represent all of my district either! I’m here representing my district and a lot of my teachers today are in their schools teaching…So like I said … Read More

BREAKING: #InvestInEd initiative filed!

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It's Time to #InvestInEd

Yesterday, 75,000 people marched on the state capitol in the largest teacher walkout in national history. Teachers, parents, school staff and community members spoke up together to demand the resources our children need to succeed. And how did our legislature react? By adjourning early for the weekend. Enough is enough. We cannot wait for the day when our elected officials … Read More

The astonishingly close margin in last night’s CD08 race

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“Republicans shouldn’t be hitting the alarm, they should be slamming it. This district isn’t supposed to be competitive” -GOP pollster based in Arizona Last night, we saw something incredible—in a district that Trump won by 21 points, the Republican party spent nearly a million dollars, only to barely win a race that should never have been competitive in the first place. Dr. … Read More