Mark Kelly, the former astronaut running as a Democratic candidate for Senate in Arizona, appeared at a May 15 fundraiser hosted by a man who previously made headlines for being one of Ontario, Canada’s “worst deadbeat parents.”
California billionaire and progressive political activist Tom Steyer is jumping back in to energy issues in Arizona, despite progressives asking him to stay away.
Democratic state senator Juan Mendez (Ariz.) on Monday called for Arizona to adopt provisions of the Green New Deal because he wants to be “part of the generation that kills golf” and the “greedy parts of the agriculture business industry.”
A secular advocacy group called on Gov. Doug Ducey (R., Ariz.) to remove a religious post on the governor’s Facebook page from Easter, but the governor does not intend to take it down.
Mark Kelly, a Democratic Senate candidate in Arizona, has repeatedly avoided taking a position on Sen. Bernie Sanders’s (I., Vt.) “Medicare for all” bill, but the political action committee whose support he touted has made the issue one of their top priorities.
Mark Kelly, a Democrat running for the Senate in Arizona, this week returned $55,000 that he received from a paid speech in the United Arab Emirates last year.
Mark Kelly, a Democratic Senate candidate in Arizona, is scheduled later this month to attend a high-dollar fundraiser hosted by one of the city’s top lobbying firms, despite his pledge not to take “a dime of corporate PAC money.”
Rep. Ruben Gallego (D., Ariz.) took a shot at former astronaut and Senate candidate Mark Kelly for breaking his “no corporate PAC money” pledge by making at least 19 paid appearances on a corporate speaking tour over the span of multiple years.
Former astronaut Mark Kelly announced Tuesday that he will run for the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate in Arizona in 2020.