PRESS STATEMENT

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Janelle Tassart
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
June 28, 2018

PHOENIX – The Greater Phoenix Chamber Political Action Committee (GPC PAC) today announced the following endorsements for statewide offices:

Governor: Doug Ducey (R)

“Governor Ducey has shown true leadership on business issues since elected Governor four years ago,” said Todd Sanders, Greater Phoenix Chamber President & CEO. “We applaud Governor Ducey for fostering Arizona’s economic growth Arizona through sound policy and strategic investments. With Governor Ducey’s influence and guidance, Arizona is once again leading the way on tough issues and is being shown in a positive light on the national stage.”

Secretary of State: Michele Reagan (R)

“The Greater Phoenix Chamber is pleased to endorse Michele Reagan for another term as Secretary of State,” said Sanders. “Secretary Reagan has led the way on improving processes in the Secretary’s Office and has instituted reforms to ensure the office runs the way the business community needs. The voters should extend another term to Secretary Reagan.”

Attorney General: Mark Brnovich (R)

“General Brnovich has proven to be a stalwart protector of the business community’s interests,” said Sanders. “General Brnovich was instrumental in protecting the business community from frivolous lawsuits filed by serial litigators in the name of disability compliance. Most impressive has been the his focus on upholding Arizona’s laws without regard to politics. We look forward to working with General Brnovich over the next four years.”

Treasurer: Kimberly Yee (R)

“Senator Yee has been one of Arizona’s most open lawmakers, listening to and helping implement the business community’s needs during her tenure in the Legislature,”said Sanders. “Senator Yee’s sharp intellect and common sense approach to governing will leave the state’s finances in great hands.”

The Chamber also endorsed two additional legislative candidates for the 2018 Primary Election:

District 1
Jodi Rooney (R), House

District 3
Alma Hernandez (D), House

About the Greater Phoenix Chamber Political Action Committee

The Chamber PAC was established in 1978 to help pro-business candidates get elected to state, county and local offices and ultimately improve the overall business climate in Greater Phoenix. The Chamber first became a Mega PAC in 2003—the first Chamber in Arizona to achieve this elite distinction which allows the PAC to drastically increase its support of pro-business candidates. To date, the Greater Phoenix Chamber is one of two Chambers in the state to achieve Mega PAC status.

Greater Phoenix Chamber

Representing 2,400 businesses across the Greater Phoenix region, the Greater Phoenix Chamber promotes regional prosperity by serving as a catalyst for economic vitality and strong communities. The Chamber pursues this mission by collaborating with business, political and community leaders to grow the regional talent pool, create a regional approach to economic development and drive a pro-Arizona agenda.

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