Tax Cuts for billionaires, peanuts for teachers

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Do you make more than $5 million a year? If not, you’re out of luck: the bill currently being pushed by House Speaker JD Mesnard won’t help you much. As teachers across the state organize to demand adequate funding for our schools, Speaker Mesnard’s top priority is giving a tax cut to billionaires. HB2528 would give a huge tax cut to 183 Arizonans … Read More

Rep. Shooter is GONE.

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Yesterday, the Arizona House of Representatives voted to expel Representative Don Shooter, a few days after the release of an official report documenting Shooter’s long history of sexual harassment.  Shooter appears to be the first state legislator to be expelled since the #MeToo movement began. His removal from office came because women were brave enough to step up and tell … Read More

Gov. Ducey, do you stand with women or not?

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Dear friends, Yesterday, the Speaker of the Arizona House of Representatives released a long-awaited report dealing with sexual harassment allegations against Republican state legislator Don Shooter, who has been accused by nine women of leering comments about their bodies, suggestive jokes, and inappropriate touching and grabbing. Many elected officials, both Republicans and Democrats, are calling for Shooter to step down or be … Read More

This is not OK.

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Dear friends, Earlier today, the Speaker of the Arizona House of Representatives released a long-awaited report dealing with sexual harassment allegations against House Rep. Don Shooter, who has been accused by nine women of leering comments about their bodies, suggestive jokes, and inappropriate touching and grabbing. The report confirms what we all suspected: as an elected representative in the state legislature, Don Shooter engaged … Read More

Governor Ducey Won’t Return Corrupted AZWategate Money

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Governor Ducey is refusing to return $14,000 in donations from those charged in the AZ WaterGate federal indictment alleging bribery to price gouge utility taxpayers. The Arizona Republican Party says donations from those indicted on bribery and fraud are “perfectly acceptable.”  SIGN THE PETITION Governor Doug Ducey has no problem taking money from corrupt donors who price gouged unsuspecting taxpayers. The AZ WaterGate … Read More