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February 6, 2020 Press Release
At yesterday’s House Judiciary Committee hearing on the Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Rep. Greg Stanton questioned FBI Director Christopher A. Wray about the agency’s efforts to address the crisis of missing and murdered Indigenous women.
February 4, 2020 In The News
Teachers, a veteran, a widow and a mother who lost a first responder son to a drunk driver will be among the guests of Arizona’s congressional delegation Tuesday night when President Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union.
February 4, 2020 In The News
For Michael Waldman, a speechwriter for former President Bill Clinton, the guests at the State of the Union address are “often as interesting as what’s on stage.” Arizona lawmakers appear to have gotten that message, with many bringing guests to President Donald Trump’s State of the Union to highlight issues ranging from health care to immigration and border security.
February 4, 2020 In The News
President Donald J. Trump will give his third State of the Union address tonight at the joint session of Congress. And Gerald Gray, tribal chairman of the Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana has a front-row seat.
January 30, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Greg Stanton today announced that Arizona’s 2020 Teacher of the Year Lynette Stant will join him as his guest at Tuesday’s State of the Union Address. Each year, members of Congress are permitted one guest to attend the event.
January 30, 2020 In The News
House members from both parties Thursday discussed the importance of working together to address common threats and challenges in the midst of President Trump's impeachment trial.
January 13, 2020 Press Release
During his first year in Congress, Rep. Greg Stanton’s office returned $1,662,940 in federal benefits owed to residents of Arizona’s ninth congressional district. That figure was the third highest among all freshman democrats according to data collected by Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Lujan.
December 13, 2019 In The News
Sen. Martha McSally and Rep. Greg Stanton introduced companion bills to create a pilot program that would allow visitors from Mexico to travel throughout Arizona, potentially generating up to nearly $1 billion in additional tourist spending over the next five years.
December 11, 2019 Press Release
Rep. Greg Stanton provided remarks tonight during the House Judiciary Committee’s markup of H. Res. 755, Articles of Impeachment Against President Donald J. Trump.
December 9, 2019 In The News
Arizona's three members of the House Judiciary Committee remained in their partisan corners on impeachment Monday after hearing lawyers for both parties discuss the evidence collected in the Ukrainian matter. Rep. Greg Stanton, D-Ariz., made clear during his questions that President Donald Trump has been treated fairly during the inquiry, but that the president has tried to thwart Congress.

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