The Blue Ballot
Voting begins tomorrow. Here’s your slate of Democratic Candidates. We endorse Prop 208 — Invest in Ed — Vote Yes! Here’s why: https://coconinodemocrats.org/2020/09/26/why-we-support-prop-208-vote-yes/ Vote Early If you are not expecting your ballot in the mail, you can vote in person starting Wednesday, October 7. If you get your ballot by mail — as most Arizonans […]Continue reading
Action Alert: Open the Government
It’s not funny anymore. People have been suffering. Public safety is in question at airports, coastlines, and federal courthouses. The FBI can’t do its job for lack of supplies. Our leaders are calling for a nationwide action to put pressure on Republican Senators to reopen the government. Message from Speaker Pelosi: Personal stories make a […]Continue reading
Just Say “No” to Lori Matthews for City Council
There is a saying, “tell me who your friends are, and I will tell you what you are.” City Council Candidate Lori Matthews’ financial disclosure tells us who she is. Lori Matthews just broke fundraising records for City Council candidates thanks to two couples who don’t live here, each of whom donated the maximum allowed […]Continue reading
Federal Action Alert – 01/23/2022
Produced by the Legislative Committee of the Coconino County Democratic Party and Democrats of the Red Rocks LET’S THANK SEN. KELLY FOR HIS COURAGEOUS STAND ON THE FILIBUSTER AND VOTING RIGHTS. We are all disappointed with Sen. Sinema. When she cast her vote against any modification of the filibuster on voting rights she automatically received […]Continue reading
Arizona Legislative Alert – 01/23/2022
Here is the contact information for our Legislators: AZ SENATE: LD 6 – Wendy Rogers 602-926-3042 LD 7 – Theresa Hatathlie 602-926-5160 President Karen Fann 602-926-5874 Majority Ldr Rick Gray 602-926-5413 AZ HOUSE: LD 6 – Walt Blackman 602-926-3043 LD 6 – Brenda Barton 602-926-3421 LD 7 – Jasmine […]Continue reading
Wendy Rogers Watch
This week the Arizona Senate Judiciary Committee passed these bills: SCR1008 labeling Antifa a terrorist organization S1123 allowing college students to carry concealed guns on campus S1165 banning trans girls from playing on K-12 girls teams (an act of terrorism directed toward children) State Senator Wendy Rogers is a radical first-term state senator who is […]Continue reading
Voting Rights Failed. What’s Next?
by Ann Heitland, Coconino County Democratic Party Chair Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema got their way. The filibuster lived. Voting rights legislation died. (Senator Sheldon Whitehouse thinks otherwise and it would be nice if Leader Schumer could pull off that plan. But don’t hold your breath. It’s not in our hands and we can’t effectively […]Continue reading
Year One Was Great
Today marks the one-year anniversary of the Biden Administration. Remember where you were one year ago today. The pandemic was one year old. Unemployment was disastrous. Schools and businesses were closed. Only a few healthcare workers had gotten COVID vaccines. What a difference a year makes! Here’s some of what the Biden/Harris administration and Democrats […]Continue reading
Two Constituents Discuss Sinema’s Hypocrisy on the Filibuster
Did you know that Senator Kyrsten Sinema supports federal legislation to abolish the filibuster? No Way! Why just the other day, Senator Sinema was saying in connection with federal voting rights legislation that there was no need for her to restate her “long-standing support for the 60-vote threshold to pass legislation” because she believes in […]Continue reading
URGENT ARIZONA LEGISLATIVE ALERT
January 14, 2022 PRODUCED BY THE COCONINO COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY LEGISLATIVE COMMITTEE While we continue to urge you to take action in support of the federal Freedom to Vote Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act before Tuesday, January 18, 2022, when the U.S. Senate is scheduled to take up this critical legislation, […]Continue reading
The Right to Vote Is Fundamental. The Filibuster is NOT.
In a speech on the Senate floor today, Senator Sinema said she listens to Arizonans and will not alter her position and vote to end the filibuster. Our precinct committee people and volunteers have listened to more Arizonans than the Senator has in years. We support the Freedom to Vote Act and the John Lewis […]Continue reading
Rogers Raises $2.5M. Spends With Her Nephew.
Dillon Rosenblatt, a journalist with KJAZZ, reports that State Senator Wendy Rogers broke another record for Arizona legislative fundraising. In 2021, she garnered $2,500,000 to support her effort to keep her $24,000 per year job in the Legislature, raising more than any AZ GOP Gubernatorial candidate. Not surprising since she went on a nationwide grifting […]Continue reading