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Sen. Charlene Pesquiera, Democrat, District 26 (access required)

With experience as a criminal justice instructor and director of a court-ordered volunteer service center, Sen. Charlene Pesquiera stepped into her new role as a state legislator “with eyes wide open.” “Nothing surprises me at this time in my life,” ...

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Rep. Barbara McGuire, Democrat, District 23 (access required)

A native Arizonan and small business owner/operator, Rep. Barbara McGuire is well aware of her roots. The freshman legislator, a Democrat from District 23, hopes to pass bills this year that improve the quality of health care and provide more ...

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Rep. Jackie Thrasher, Democrat, District 10 (access required)

Rep. Jackie Thrasher, the band/orchestra leader for Washington Elementary School District since 1980, is upbeat about her new job representing District 10 in the West Valley. Thrasher, a Democrat, says her biggest surprise is how much she enjoys being in ...

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Rep. Theresa Ulmer, Democrat, District 24 (access required)

Rep. Theresa Ulmer brings a multi-faceted background to the Legislature, representing Yuma’s District 24. She has been a self-employed beauty consultant since 2000, and from 1991 to 2000 she was a self-employed financial accountant. Before that, Ulmer was a business ...

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Rep. Lynne Pancrazi, Democrat, District 24 (access required)

As a retired teacher, it shouldn’t be a surprise that Rep. Lynne Pancrazi’s focus is on education. A Yuma resident and Arizona native, the Democrat from District 24 has a first-year goal of passing legislation that provides reciprocity from other ...

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Rep. Lena Saradnik, Democrat, District 26 (access required)

Rep. Lena Saradnik, a Democrat from Tucson’s District 26, is finding the pace somewhat hectic. “My biggest surprise was the amount of work right after the election,” says Saradnik, who is employed part time with Dr. Andrew Weil, director of ...

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