Join The Women’s March in Arizona

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With Trump’s inauguration day looming closer, what are some ways you can #Resist here in Arizona? If you can’t make it to the Women’s march in D.C. (We’re sad we can’t make it either) check out these sister marches happening all around our beautiful state! Get more info: http://www.arizonawomensmarch.com/ Ajo January 21, 2017 1:00 PM Ajo Plaza• Hwy 85, Ajo, AZ 85321 … Read More

Top Ten Worst Arizonans in 2016

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A look back on the worst of the worst…. Arizona’s Republican legislators seem to be competing for worst legislature in the country. These were the people who created SB1070, and SB1062, which legalized LGBTQ discrimination. This year they refused to follow the law and a court order requiring they fully fund K-12 education. After the city of Tempe banned plastic … Read More

Tell Senators McCain and Flake: Do Your Job on SCOTUS!

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Senators John McCain, Jeff Flake and other Senate Republicans have refused to do their job by blockading Chief Judge Merrick Garland’s Supreme Court confirmation. Make sure they know we’re holding them accountable to fulfill their constitutional responsibility and restore the Supreme Court to nine justices. Sign the petition.

Modernize Elections now

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Maricopa County sent two ballots — yes, TWO BALLOTS — to some voters for the August primary. Enough is enough. Call on Maricopa County Recorder Helen Purcell to modernize our elections >> goo.gl/xbGBRT

New Poll: Majority of Arizona Voters Support Paid Sick Days

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New public opinion survey results released today show strong support for new national policies that support working families. Arizona is one of the states with the strongest support for these policies with a whopping 75 percent of those polled supporting national paid sick days. 65 Percent of those polled also support the minimum wage and paid sick days ballot measure … Read More

Here’s Your Chance-Stop Predatory Payday Loans Once and For All!

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Today the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced proposed rules to protect consumers from the debt-trap harm of payday and car title loans. Since Arizona voters voted to end payday lending in 2008 and the authorizing law sunset in 2010, why are federal rules for payday loans important to consumers in Arizona? Arizona Consumers need a Strong CFPB Rule because Payday Lenders are … Read More

Progress Now and One Arizona Host Know Your Vote Town Hall

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Community Leaders and Activists Address Problems, Solutions to Election Issues In Arizona Phoenix, AZ– Arizona’s March 22 Presidential Preference Election was a fiasco by every standard. Five hour wait times, inadequate polling locations and incorrect voter registrations were only a few problems voters experienced and it’s not over yet. Arizona is now embroiled in two pending lawsuits and an investigation … Read More