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August 5, 2021

REP. KIRKPATRICK RELEASES NEW STUDY SHOWING CHILD TAX CREDIT PUMPED $430 MILLION INTO AZ ECONOMY IN JULY

Tax Cut Put $18.6 Billion into Local Economies, Supporting Businesses and Jobs (Washington, D.C.) — Rep. Kirkpatrick released a new study today showing the Child Tax Credit pumped $18.6 billion into local economies nationwide in July. In Arizona, this tax cut for working families put a total of $430 million into the local economy and…

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August 5, 2021

REP. KIRKPATRICK CALLS ON GOVERNOR DUCEY TO GET ANTI-EVICTION MONEY FLOWING, URGENT ACTIONS NEEDED TO HALT

Congress Sent $289.6 Million to the State of Arizona to Help Keep People in Their Homes (Washington, D.C.) — Today, Rep. Kirkpatrick called on Gov. Doug Ducey to immediately disburse anti-eviction funds to tenants and landlords and help keep Arizonans in their homes. Rep. Kirkpatrick helped send approx. $289.6 million dollars to the State of…

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July 22, 2021

Rep. Kirkpatrick Leads Border Representatives and AZ Colleagues in Letter to Leadership Advocating for Specific Land Ports of Entry Funding in Infrastructure Negotiations

Emphasizes Urgent Need for Modernization for Effective Cross-Border Trade and Commerce (Washington, DC) – Today, Rep. Kirkpatrick and her colleagues sent a letter to House and Senate leadership emphasizing the need to include at least $3 billion for land ports of entry (LPOE) modernization in any bipartisan infrastructure legislation negotiations. “LPOEs are critical economic drivers…

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July 22, 2021

ICYMI: Rep. Kirkpatrick Secures Massive Funding Win for Childhood & Adolescent Cancer Research for Second Year

(WASHINGTON, DC) —Rep. Kirkpatrick releases the following statement announcing her success in securing $115 million in Congressionally-directed defense spending for the larger Peer-Reviewed Cancer Research category. The funding comes from the Defense Appropriations funding bill for 2022 which passed out of committee on July 13th At the Congresswoman’s request, cancers found in Children, Adolescents, and Young…

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July 22, 2021

Rep. Kirkpatrick Votes to Protect the Health of Arizona Families, Clean Up Dangerous PFAS Chemicals

[Tucson, AZ] – Today, Rep. Kirkpatrick voted to protect Arizona families from exposure to dangerous PFAS chemicals with H.R. 535, the PFAS Action Act.  This legislation will clean up these “forever chemicals,” which pose a direct threat to public health, and introduce stronger protections against future pollution. “Too many children and families around Arizona and…

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