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Hear Us Roar: Arizona Democratic Women Candidates 2018

April 13, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

A forum where women in politics will discuss what it’s like to be a woman in politics.  What unique challenges must she deal with because of her gender? What inspired her to get into the race? You’ll listen to answers to more penetrating questions generated by our moderators.  Important dates: April 13. RSVP by April 9.

Moderated by Lori Poloni-Staudinger (founder of Together We Will, Northern Arizona) and NAU Young Democrats. Sponsored by the Coconino County Democratic Party, NAU Young Democrats, Planned Parenthood of Northern Arizona, Together We Will Northern Arizona, and American Association of University Women – Flagstaff Chapter.

Don’t Forget – you MUST RSVP/BUY LUNCH by Monday, April 9th if you want lunch at the Event. (Buy below.)

Here are the great women you’ll hear from:

Kelly Fryer — Candidate for Governor

Senator Katie Hobbs – Candidate for Secretary of State

January Contreras — Candidate for Arizona Attorney General

Sheila Bilyeu — Candidate for U.S. Senate

Kathy Hoffman — Candidate for Superintendent of Public Instruction

Kiana Sears — Candidate for Corporation Commission

Col. (ret.) Felicia French — Candidate for State House Representative for LD 6

Representative Wenona Benally —  Candidate for state House Representative for LD 7

Valerie Wyant for Clerk of Superior Court

Reserve your lunch in advance by making a selection from the following menu and paying below. The price includes tax and tip and goes to the Weatherford to place your order.  It is not a donation to the Coconino County Democratic Party.

  • Flagstaff Dip: Tender choice prime rib, roasted and sliced thin, served with au jus on a French roll with our own sour cream and horseradish sauce.
  • Chicken or Veggie Fajita Wrap: A tasty flour tortilla filled with marinated chicken or southwest vegetables, shredded cheeses & grilled vegetables
  • Durango Tacos: Authentic Mexican soft tacos with beer battered chicken topped with cheese, tomatoes, onions, cabbage, and fresh cilantro.
  • Tortilla Salad with Black Beans: A mix of greens served in a crisp flour tortilla shell and topped with cheese, tomatoes, green onions, black olives, black beans, sour cream & guacamole

Anyone needing a gluten-free option may order off the menu. But please call 928-214-0393 or email us at so that we can reserve your seat.

Choose your lunch

This forum is an educational forum for women in politics and not an endorsement of any candidate appearing at the forum.


Weatherford Hotel
23 N. Leroux
Flagstaff, AZ 86001 United States
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(928) 779-1919