LEGISLATIVE ALERT ~ IMMEDIATE ACTION

SB 1451 – SCR 1023 – HCR 2005 – OPPOSE – These bills & continuing resolutions would make it almost impossible to get ballot initiatives onto the ballot by making the petition process very complex and difficult.  These measures would require 10% of signatures on a citizen’s initiative be collected from every single county in […]

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Flagstaff Indivisible Meeting

Council member Celia Barotz will speak about: the Fall Ballot Measures, discuss the relationship between the town and NAU over off Campus housing and how City Hall works. Then we’ll talk about gearing upper the mid-term election.

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Update on Statewide Ballot Initiatives

You can follow the progress of signature verification for all ballot initiatives here. Also, arguments for and against — to be included in the official Secretary of State Voter Guide were due July 11 and are available online at the same link (below the signature count charts).

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Letter to Editor: Sign petitions against dark money

On Sunday afternoon, I attended an extremely interesting, informative and well-attended presentation on Dark (Dirty) Money by former Arizona attorney general Terry Goddard. Goddard is pursuing a constitutional amendment to outlaw Dirty Money contributions in Arizona elections. He spoke eloquently about the corrosive and negative influence of undisclosed contributions to our elections from people like […]

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Another Republican Attack on Arizona Populism

Here’s another example of why we need to change the legislature in 2018. Arizona has a long and proud populist history, but Republicans nowadays try to cut back the peoples’ voices and consolidate power in a small click of oligarchs and their lackeys in the legislature. “Anytime the Legislature is trying to reduce the power […]

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