Pima Dems News

Sales Tax for Roads Passes

Tucson voters said yes to increasing the city’s sales tax to help pay for road repairs and public safety equipment and facilities. Arizona Daily Star article on Prop 101.

Petition for McSally to Hold Town Halls

ACTION ALERT: It’s time to hold Rep. McSally accountable and demand announced public forums with her constituents. Please download the attached petition from “McSally: Take a Stand” and circulate it among your CD2 neighbors, coworkers, friends, and family. Representative McSally – You are a public servant, elected in 2016 by Arizona voters in Congressional District […]

Executive Committee endorses Open and Honest Disclosure Amendment

The Executive Committee of Pima County Democrats endorsed the Open and Honest Disclosure Amendment Initiative at its meeting on Monday, March 7. This is a 4-page constitutional amendment that affirms every Arizonan’s right to know the identity of any donor who spends more than $10,000 to influence a candidate election in Arizona. Terry Goddard is leading the […]

Pima County Democratic Party Elects New Chair

Pima County Democrats elected a new Chair, Dr. Jo M. Holt of Oro Valley.  Dr. Holt is a retired research biochemist and a previous candidate for the AZ State Senate from Legislative District 11. She has most recently been serving as the Democratic Legislative District 11 Chair. In addition to her work for the Democratic […]

2015 Inauguration Celebration Luncheon

Please join us for the Inauguration Celebration of Mayor Jonathan Rothschild and Council Members Shirley Scott, Regina Romero and Paul Cunningham. Hosted by the Pima County Democratic Party Monday, December 7th 11:30am at the Tucson Convention Center Ballroom Tickets: $100 Table Sponsor: $1000 Event Sponsor: $2500 Ad Sponsorships Available For more information please call 520-326-3716 […]

We are voting YES!

This election, voters have an opportunity to invest in Pima County’s future.  The Pima County Democratic Party strongly encourages you to vote  YES on all seven propositions and we have seven good reasons why!   1. From investing in the expansion of successful job training programs to the development of technology and innovation hubs to […]

Tucson Voter Holds McSally Accountable

Contact: Shasta McManus Executive Director 520.822.7343 Shasta@PimaDems.org   Tucson Voter Holds McSally Accountable     This week Delores Grayam, CD-2 voter, volunteer and community leader, filed an FEC complaint against Representative Martha McSally for her repeated refusal to comply with campaign finance regulations. The Pima County Democratic Party is proud of Delores for standing up […]

Chair’s Report for July 2015

Dear Friends, For the last month every time I sat down to attempt to write this missive I would think, ‘Maybe I should wait until the Supreme Court decision on ___________ comes out.’ Well, no more excuses: the most pressing decisions (for now) have been decided. Let’s recap: Marriage Equality – YES ObamaCare – YES […]


For Immediate Release: Friday, June 26, 2015 Shasta McManus Executive Director 520.822.7343 Shasta@PimaDems.org   Historic. Before we woke up this morning 13 states across this nation did not recognize same-sex marriage. 13 states did not see all Americans as equal under the law, even though the words are right there in the 14th amendment. Today […]

Chair’s Report for May 21, 2015

May 21, 2015 Hello All: I haven’t written for a while; let’s get right to the news!   UDALL DINNER The two days that I was able to spend listening to Dr. Drew Westen (author of ‘The Political Brain’ and our Udall Dinner Keynote Speaker) discuss his views on communicating with the voters was two […]

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