Last Week This Morning: #StopTheBans

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The latest on Arizona progressive news, stay in the loop on local and national updates. Progressives are fighting to make Arizona better for all, learn how you can join! I Kinda Sorta Don’t Support Abortion Senator McSally is trying to walk a fine line on her response to Alabama’s abortion ban.  Arizona The Next Alabama? Arizona Republicans have passed plenty of bills going … Read More

Last Week This Morning

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The latest on Arizona progressive news, stay in the loop on local and national updates. Progressives are fighting to make Arizona better for all, learn how you can join! Partisan Power Grab. Republicans are still trying to destroy ballot measures. Not Today. Border Patrol detained a high schooler weeks before graduation. His classmates are fighting back. See Ya In Court. Arizona makes it nearly … Read More

Last Week This Morning: Who’s Blocking the Ballot?

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The latest on Arizona progressive news, stay in the loop on local and national updates. Progressives are fighting to make Arizona better for all, learn how you can join! Block the Ballot. After Democrats won races across the country, Republicans are working to make voting harder in 2020. Why They’re Scared. A report found that 75% of Arizona Latinos voted Democratic in 2018 and … Read More

Last Week, This Morning: #KeepAleFree

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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 in … Read More

Arizona Republican State Representative Caught on Tape Making Bigoted Comments

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Says African-Americans “Don’t Blend In” and English Language Learners Are a “Burden” Phoenix–Another day, another bigoted remark from an Arizona Republican. Today, the Phoenix New Times reported that it received a recording of Republican state representative David Stringer saying a number of racist comments. On the recording, Stringer can be heard saying African-Americans “don’t blend in,” non-native English speaking students … Read More

New Arizona Republican House Speaker Has History of Attacking LGBTQ People and Supports Conversion Therapy

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An article published on the website ThinkProgress details how the new Republican House Speaker has a well-documented history of attacking the rights of LGBTQ people, and even supports the archaic and damaging practice of conversion therapy. House Speaker-Elect Rusty Bowers has opposed numerous policies that would give equal protection under the law to LGBTQ people, including opposing a policy that would … Read More

Last Week This Morning: Blue Wave Rising

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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 in Arizona, what’s happening on … Read More

Last Week This Morning: Republican Amnesia

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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 in Arizona, what’s happening on … Read More