Eileen Klein

Aug 19, 2020

Standing for children in Arizona for more than a decade

Recently, Eileen Klein claimed that Invest in Ed had been organized by a narrow set of special interests outside of Arizona and called out my organization as a “commander of Invest in Ed” from Oregon. Her attack on Stand for Children Arizona is outrageous given the fact Stand for Children Arizona was at the campaign […]

Aug 12, 2020

Education ballot measure no place for obscurity, euphemism

Back in Oregon, the commanders of Invest in Ed might heed the wisdom of Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce, a revered leader and forefather of the lands that belong to their state, “It does not require many words to speak the truth.”

Sep 11, 2019

Arizona needs to increase student success for the other half

In the coming weeks, we are inviting leaders of business, education and philanthropy to learn more about the changing demographics of Arizona and explore how we can work together to improve opportunity for all high school graduates, no matter their life path.

Republican Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey speaks to supporters, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at an election night party in Scottsdale, Ariz. Incumbent Ducey defeated Democratic challenger David Garcia for his second term. (AP Photo/Matt York)
Dec 4, 2018

Ducey says he won’t run for U.S. Senate in 2020

“I want you to know I’m going to serve the four years of my governorship,” Ducey, who was just re-elected, said in a Monday interview on KTAR.

Sen. Kimberly Yee (Capitol Media Services 2016 file photo by Howard Fischer)
Nov 6, 2018

Kimberly Yee breaks barriers as Arizona’s new Treasurer

Sen. Kimberly Yee, who once served as spokeswoman for the state Treasurer’s Office, will soon be its leader.

From left are Democratic State Treasurer candidate Mark Manoil, debate moderator Ted Simons, and Republican candidate Kimberly Yee. Yee and Manoil met Oct. 9, 2018, in a debate held at the studios of KAET-TV in Phoenix. (Photo by Howard Fischer/Capitol Media Services)
Oct 12, 2018

Treasurer candidates clash on proper role of office

The Arizona treasurer’s race pits the state senate majority leader and former treasurer’s office employee against a tax attorney and former Maricopa County Democratic Party chairman who aspires to shake things up in the state office.

Aug 27, 2018

John Arnold: Counting on college attainment to boost economy

John Arnold, the newly appointed executive director of the Arizona Board of Regents, has an affinity for numbers.

Jul 5, 2018

Interim state Treasurer Eileen Klein still receives ABOR salary

State Treasurer Eileen Klein continues to collect a $250,000 a year salary and benefits from the Arizona Board of Regents, even as she is paid as state treasurer.

Apr 19, 2018

Utility regulator Tom Forese drops Arizona treasurer bid

The Arizona Corporation Commission member has been seeking the seat for more than a year but announced his withdrawal Thursday. He was facing state Sen. Kimberly Yee in August's Republican primary.

Eileen Klein
Apr 17, 2018

Eileen Klein named state treasurer

Gov. Doug Ducey today tapped former Arizona Board of Regents President Eileen Klein to serve as state treasurer until the November election.

Mar 26, 2018

Regents president Eileen Klein to step down as she meets personal goals at helm

In a statement released Monday, Klein gave no clear timeline for her departure or next moves, saying only that she would be leaving her position later this year “to take some time off before deciding what my next adventure will be.”

lawsuit, Pima County, apartment, fatal shooting
Aug 10, 2017

Regents ask AG to hold off on filing suit over ‘dreamers’ policy

Saying they are comfortable with their decision, members of the Board of Regents told Attorney General Mark Brnovich Thursday they have no plans to hike tuition for dreamers -- at least not until the Supreme Court orders them to do it.