March 30, 2018

National Journal, Farley Poll Shows Ducey Up 5 in Arizona

By Zach Cohen, 3/30/18 AZ GOV: According to internal Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research polling (Feb. 23-March 5; 500 voters; +/-4.4%) conducted for state Sen. Steve Farley’s (D) campaign, Gov. Doug Ducey (R) led Farley 49-44 percent. Ducey’s job approval was 41-52 percent compared to Farley’s 15-18 percent favorability. Farley’s campaign also released its first digital ad on Thursday, which describes… Read more »

March 28, 2018

SiriusXM POTUS Channel Midday Report Interview

SiriusXM POTUS Channel Interview, 3/28/18  

March 25, 2018

Washington Post, Why Republicans are now bragging about their investments in education

By Michael Scherer, 3/25/18 Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, who made his name attacking unions and slashing school funding, is promising a “historic investment” in public schools as he campaigns for reelection. Florida Gov. Rick Scott, another proud cost-cutter, is bragging about his more recent increases to school funding as he prepares to launch a bid… Read more »

March 21, 2018

Associated Press, Sea of red engulfs Capitol as teachers protest

By AP Staff, 3/21/18 Hundreds of red-shirted educators jammed into Capitol hearings rooms and marched around the Legislature Wednesday to protest what they call dismal pay and conditions for their students. The protesters included dozens of teachers from nine schools in west Phoenix and Glendale who called in sick in the first job action teachers… Read more »

February 20, 2018

Daily Miner, State Sen. Steve Farley is in the gubernatorial race

By Claire Whitley, 2/20/18 KINGMAN – For gubernatorial candidate Steve Farley, public office is all about public service. Before he became a legislator, Farley, state senator (D-Tucson) said he was a citizen activist who helped lead the effort to create regional transport. He said he was happy just being an activist when someone pointed out… Read more »

June 5, 2017

Arizona Daily Star, Tucson Democrat Sen. Steve Farley enters 2018 race for governor

State Sen. Steve Farley is betting that Arizona doesn’t want another round of Gov. Doug Ducey’s politics and policies. The public-artist- turned-politician formally threw his hat into the 2018 governor’s race Monday, roughly six months after he formed a campaign committee to run for governor. The Tucson Democrat quickly set his sights on his would-be… Read more »

Associated Press, Democrat Steve Farley Expected to Start Arizona Governor Bid

By Bob Christie, 6/5/2017 PHOENIX (AP) — Democratic state Sen. Steve Farley on Monday formally entered the race to knock Republican Gov. Doug Ducey out of office next year, vowing to crisscross the state over the next 18 months to get out his message that Ducey’s policies are harmful to Arizona. Farley scheduled a Monday… Read more »

Arizona Republic, This Democratic state senator thinks he can beat Gov. Doug Ducey

By Yvonne Wingett Sanchez, 6/5/2017 State Sen. Steve Farley, a Tucson Democrat, is jumping into the race for governor, setting up a primary fight in which he will try to position himself as the best candidate to challenge Republican Gov. Doug Ducey. Farley has served 11 years in the Legislature, where he has been among the loudest voices of… Read more »