Action Alert – AZ Non-Discrimination Bill
HB2364 has not yet made it to committee. It would ban discrimination in employment, housing, and public accommodations on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. Sponsor is Rios, D-27. Assigned to two committees, House Rules and Judiciary & Public Safety. Please call or email to express your support for this important bill:Rules CommitteeRep. […]Continue reading
Action Alert – Methane Gas Emissions!
The Congressional Review Act (CRA) allows Congress to undo any regulation the Executive branch issued in the last few months. Congressional Republicans are using it to roll back environmental protections. This week groups are doing coordinated calling on a bill that falls under CRA: Ask McCain and Flake to oppose Senate Joint Resolution 11 which […]Continue reading
Action Alert – School Vouchers!
**Action Item — Arizona Education — Monday, February 13, 2017 While we’re bombarded with news out of D.C., we need to keep an eye on what the Arizona Legislature is up to. Arizona Republican lawmakers are fast-tracking two bills, HB 2394 and SB 1431, which will expand school vouchers (ESA’s) to every child by 2020, […]Continue reading
Over 400 hundred people turned out at the Flagstaff airport to protest the refugee ban. Love this town! So much is happening at once. Two terrible things that we must not be distracted from: (1) The current occupant of the White House has removed the Joint Chiefs of Staff from the principals’ list of the […]Continue reading
Take Action for Arizona Education!
IMPORTANT ACTION ITEM for Saturday-Monday (multiple contacts needed so it will take a little more time from you than some actions): The Arizona Legislature convenes on Monday. NOW is the time to hold their feet to the fire on education funding. Write and then call the Senate and House leadership and your senator and representatives. […]Continue reading