Martha McSally

Apr 8, 2022

Primaries set, some legislative incumbents face off

While some state Senate candidates can relax – nine are unopposed both in the August primary and the general, and a few others are facing only token opposition in districts that are safe for their parties – other would-be legislators have tough races ahead of them. 

Jun 22, 2021

House Dems walk out stalls GOP budget

House Republicans’ hopes of passing a budget Tuesday were dashed when the Democrats boycotted the morning’s floor session.

Dec 10, 2020

Improving HOPE for Alzheimer’s Act

There are more than 5 million Americans living with Alzheimer’s, including 150,000 in Arizona. Over 16 million Americans provide unpaid care for loved ones with Alzheimer’s or other dementias, including 346,000 in Arizona.

Dec 2, 2020

Mark Kelly sworn into Senate, narrows GOP edge

Arizona Democrat and former astronaut Mark Kelly was sworn into the Senate on December 2, narrowing Republican control of the chamber and underscoring his state's shift from ruby red to purple.

Nov 24, 2020

Kelly meets with Ducey as he prepares to take seat in Senate

Incoming Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Kelly met with Republican Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Nov. 24 as he prepares to take office as soon as next week. The discussion at Ducey’s office in Phoenix touched on distribution of a COVID-19 vaccine, dealing with the economic fallout from the pandemic, infrastructure and trade with Mexico, both […]

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Nov 3, 2020

Kelly takes commanding lead after early votes counted

After early ballots, Democrat Mark Kelly looks likely to flip Arizona’s second U.S. Senate seat.

Nov 2, 2020

A stutterer’s perspective on Gov. Doug Ducey

Oct. 22 marked International Stuttering Awareness Day, a day intended to raise public awareness of an issue faced by 1% of the world’s population and roughly 3 million Americans.

Oct 29, 2020

Buyer beware – McSally turned her back on us

Senator Martha McSally has flooded the airways with advertisements stating she will protect our health care. Instead, she just voted to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett, who is against the Affordable Care Act, to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Oct 28, 2020

Kelly sues website over claim he dressed as Hitler at ’85 party

U.S. Senate hopeful Mark Kelly is going to court over uncorroborated claims by a web site that he dressed up as Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler for a 1985 party at the Merchant Marine Academy. Legal papers filed in Pima County Superior Court claim that Flyover Media, which operates the site known as National File, knew […]

Oct 27, 2020

Voter beware: Dem-controlled Senate would harm Arizona workers

The Democrats' immigration agenda is reckless. America's workers can't afford for Republicans to lose the Senate majority.

Sep 30, 2020

6 ways Congress can fight for recovery from pandemic now

By Valley of the Sun United Way It’s clear the coronavirus has had a devastating impact on workers, families and businesses in Maricopa County and across Arizona. Our community is hurting and without immediate action from Congress, even more families will lose the federal supports that are keeping the country from economic collapse. Locally, requests […]

Sep 29, 2020

2020 is going to be a health care election

Word of advice to the President and especially to Arizona’s appointed Senator, if the next Supreme Court justice doesn’t unconditionally support protecting pre-existing conditions and upholding the health care law of the land, Arizonans will remember in November and mark their ballot for Joe Biden and Mark Kelly.