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June 6, 2019 Press Release
Rep. Greg Stanton will introduce a House Resolution next Monday to oppose President Trump’s plan to impose a tariff starting at 5 percent on all goods from Mexico.
May 21, 2019 In The News
Phoenix and Mesa rank among the top cities in America that would benefit from passage of the American Dream and Promise Act of 2019, according to a new report from the public policy research organization, the Center for American Progress (CAP) in Washington D.C.
May 17, 2019 Press Release
The U.S. House of Representatives today passed H.R. 5, the historic Equality Act, to end discrimination against LGBTQ Americans. The bill extends the full anti-discrimination protections under federal civil rights laws to LGBTQ individuals regarding employment, education, access to credit, jury service, federal funding, housing and public accommodations.
May 13, 2019 Press Release
The U.S. Conference of Mayors and the National League of Cities endorsed a bill introduced by Rep. Greg Stanton and Rep. Marc Veasey of Texas to reauthorize and increase funding for the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program.
May 9, 2019 In The News
High-profile stories about Congress today frequently focus on the fights over big legislation and the gridlock that results. But beyond the headlines we are seeing quiet, steady progress on energy efficiency policy.
May 9, 2019 In The News
“Just Google it.” Carroll Onsae says it’s a joke among Hopi, who have broadband internet in only some pockets of the reservation. And even there it works slowly. “Our area is economically disadvantaged. It’s a hardship for families to not have service to broadband services,” said Onsae, general manager of Hopi Telecommunications Inc.
May 8, 2019 In The News
Officials in Arizona and Sonora are working to close that barrier with the Cross-Border Youth Summit, which provides junior high and high schoolers from both sides of the border a place to gather and share their experiences while also proposing solutions for a wide variety of topics.
May 2, 2019 In The News
Immigration and infrastructure reform were focal points at this year’s Statespersons’ Luncheon, where U.S. Representatives Andy Biggs, R-Ariz., and Greg Stanton, D-Ariz., shared their insights from the nation’s capital.
April 26, 2019 In The News
Congressmen Greg Stanton (CD-9) and Andy Biggs (CD-5) both represent prominent districts in the East Valley but together their time in the United States Congress only adds up to roughly three years. The two Representatives put aside their conflicting voting records this week and sat down to discuss issues facing Arizona in Washington, D.C. at the East Valley Partnership Statesperson Luncheon.
April 17, 2019 In The News

Rep. Greg Stanton promised to support DACA recipients and efforts to address the rising cost tuition during a town hall on Tuesday at ASU's Tempe campus.

Stanton (D-Phoenix) was invited by the state chapter of youth voting advocacy group NextGen America to speak to youth voters who "went to the polls in November" to elect him. 

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