Saldate, Macario

Democrat – Legislative District 3 House

Phone: (520) 336-4939

Email: [email protected]


Address: 3314 S 12th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85713

Age: 72. (12/13/41, Nogales, AZ).

Arizona since: Birth

Occupation: Professor/administrator, UofA, 1972-2009.

Marital: Divorced

Children: 2; 4 grandchildren

Education: Ph.D., education, UofA, 1972; Master’s degree, UofA, 1967; Bachelor’s degree, UofA, 1965.

Political experience: Pima Community College Bd, 1973-1979.

Legis exp: House since 2011.

Interests: Welding, ironwork, small construction projects.

Two biggest issues: Education and the economy.

Common Core: Yes.

Gifts to elected officials: Yes. More reporting/disclosure is needed.

Transparency in government: We need to be transparent and open in order for the public to know what we are doing and to have a voice in the debate that we conduct.

Pro-life / pro-choice: I believe in reproductive health.

Public policy advice: A diverse group of persons within my district and Arizona.