Recent community protests and last month’s 9th U.S. Circuit Court ruling striking additional sections of SB 1070 have brought Arizona’s infamous “papers, please” law back into the public spotlight. How we address this issue affects the security of our city and future opportunities for Tucson…
Two years ago, I worked with my colleagues to create the city of Tucson Independent Audit and Performance Commission. We did this because we wanted an independent body to review and critique city programs, policies and functions to help management perform more efficiently and effectively.
On June 14, the mayor and City Council unanimously moved forward
with plans to protect Tucson's historic and iconic signs that
contribute to our unique character, history and identity. The plan
is modeled on the U.S. secretary of interior's standards for
historic preservation and encourages …
Firefighters and police officers, the brave women and men of the
Tucson Police Officer's Association and the Tucson Firefighters
Local 479, endorsed my campaign for public office because I have
always prioritized public safety.