The Democrats of the Red Rocks will host a discussion with guest speaker Diane McQueen from the “Outlaw Dirty Money” citizen initiative at its breakfast meeting on Thursday, March 21st at Olde Sedona Family Restaurant, 1405 W SR 89A. The meeting starts at 8AM. Outlaw Dirty Money is a statewide volunteer group working to place […]Continue reading
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).Continue reading
Update on Ballot Initiatives: Supporting Democratic Values
Newcomers to Arizona from eastern states often wonder what all the fuss about ballot initiatives is. Arizona became a state at the height of the Progressive Era in American history so the populist principle that citizens could initiate their own laws was enshrined in our State Constitution. Republicans in the legislature have tried to undermine […]Continue reading
“Outlaw Dirty Money” Needs Help with Petitions!
Arizona deserves transparency in politics– and former Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard is leading an effort to achieve that. The work is called Outlaw Dirty Money. The movement seeks a an amendment to the Arizona Constitution that gets rid of anonymity in large campaign donations. Outlaw Dirty Money needs 300,000 signatures to get the “Stop Political Dirty […]Continue reading