Tom O'Halleran, a Democrat is running for re-election to the US House in Arizona's rural 2nd Congressional District. He is a former police officer, business owner, and family man. He has served in new CD2 (the old CD1) since 2016. It is a giant district is 60,000 square miles, and it’s 45% rural. It goes from Casa Grande north to Prescott and Flagstaff, circles around Phoenix, and goes north to Four Corners. 25% of the population is Native American25% of the population is Native American Tom supports an economy that works for everyone, canceling the Saudi Water deal, rebuilding crumbling [...]
Kirsten is an environmental attorney and professor at the University of Arizona College of Law. She is running for the US House in Tucson's CD6. She has also served as a representative in the Arizona legislature. She is a graduate of Brown University and Northwestern’s School of Law. She has also taught at Harvard and Tulane. She is uniquely qualified to represent Arizonans at a national level on our critical issues. To attend, RSVP with Madison at firstname.lastname@example.org or (520) 565-4419.
The list of 10 propositions on our ballots can feel overwhelming, but they are critical to shaping our state. The wording of some propositions is obscure or deceptive. Arizona House member Pam Powers Hannley (D-LD9) will cut through the confusion, as she recently did when The Arizona Ground Game (TAGG) hosted Speed Dating the Ballot Propositions. For example, vote: • YES on Prop 209 on Predatory Debt Collection Protection. • YES on Prop 211: “Voters’ right to Know Act,” aka “Stop Dark Money.” • YES on Prop 308, which allows in-state tuition to students, including “Dreamers.” • YES on Prop 310: Proposes [...]
Photo by Chris DeYoung Former US House member Ron Barber is leading a cross-partisan initiative -- the Democracy Resilience Network -- to push back on election disinformation and violence targeting voters at the polls. "Our democracy is in serious danger, and these networks will help restore trust and confidence in our elections," Barber says. "We believe that the vast majority of Americans share these concerns and will respond favorably to credible and trusted messengers." Ron co-leads the Arizona Network with Don Henninger, a moderate Republican from Scottsdale, AZ. Don has been the Managing Editor of the Arizona Republic, a business [...]
At a critical time for our nation and the world, the Tucson Great Decisions Association will present a Zoom program, “Divisive Politics and American Diplomacy.” It features one of our favorite speakers, former ambassador David Dunford, and audience participation is encouraged. The program will be on Friday, October 21st at 2 PM. Registration for the webinar may be made at www.tgda.org/events. The cost is $10 and it is open to all. Middle East expert David Dunford During the discussions about the Foreign Policy Agenda during the 2022 Great Decisions season, a common thread of challenges was dealing with [...]