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September 29, 2021

Reps. Kirkpatrick, Grijalva, and O’Halleran Send Letter to Ducey Expressing Concerns Over State Withholding Federal COVID Relief Funding

Today, Reps. Ann Kirkpatrick, Raúl M. Grijalva, and Tom O’Halleran, sent a letter to Governor Doug Ducey urging the state to distribute federal COVID-19 relief funds to local jurisdictions for the purpose of testing its residents for COVID-19. The state has declined to reimburse Pima County testing operations during peak periods.

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April 8, 2021

Rep. Kirkpatrick Announces Opening Of Venue Grant Program To Support Local Jobs

Rep. Kirkpatrick Helped Secure Additional Funding for Local Venue Businesses via American Rescue Plan (Tucson, AZ) – Today, Rep. Kirkpatrick  announced that more help is here for local businesses and jobs as the Small Business Administration’s Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG) program will begin accepting applications on Thursday, April 8th, 2021.  Rep. Kirkpatrick helped secure…

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March 29, 2021

Rep. Kirkpatrick Announces Arizona Community Health Centers to Receive $135 Million in American Rescue Plan Funding to Expand Vaccine Access

Tucson, AZ – Today, Rep. Kirkpatrick announced that 23 Community Health Centers in Arizona will receive a total of $135 million in American Rescue Plan funds to expand their COVID-19 vaccination and treatment operations. The resources are part of the American Rescue Plan’s investments to expand access to vaccines in underserved communities. In Southern Arizona,…

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March 25, 2021

Reps. Kirkpatrick, Grijalva, Gallego, O’Halleran & Stanton Urge Governor Ducey to Reconsider Decision to Turn Down FEMA Vaccination Site

(Washington, DC) — This morning, Representatives Ann Kirkpatrick, Raúl Grijalva, Ruben Gallego, Tom O’Halleran, and Greg Stanton sent a letter to Arizona Governor Ducey urging him to reconsider his decision to turn down Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) offer to set up and run a vaccine point of distribution (POD) in Pima County, which would…

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March 24, 2021

Rep. Kirkpatrick Demands Answers From State Regarding Pima County-FEMA Collaboration

(Tucson, AZ) — Today, Rep. Kirkpatrick is demanding answers from Governor Ducey regarding the State’s decision to reject the opening of a FEMA-run vaccination site in Pima County. FEMA and Pima County were in talks to set up vaccination clinics that would provide 6,000 shots a day for three weeks, along with a second three-week…

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March 10, 2021

Rep. Kirkpatrick Votes for American Rescue Plan, Sending Transformational COVID Relief Package to President Biden’s Desk

Secures Critical Funding for Arizona State & Local Governments  (Washington, DC) — Today, Rep. Kirkpatrick voted to pass the final version of the American Rescue Plan, the COVID-19 relief package which would deliver urgently important funding to hard-hit Arizona workers and families, fund a national vaccine program, and get our economy back on track. After…

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February 27, 2021

Rep. Kirkpatrick Votes to Pass the American Rescue Plan to Deliver Urgent Relief to the American People

(Washington, DC) – Today, Rep. Kirkpatrick voted to pass H.R. 1319, the American Rescue Plan Act, landmark, life-saving legislation that will provide urgently-needed resources to defeat the virus, get vaccines in people’s arms, put money into families’ pockets, return children safely to the classroom, and put people back to work.  “Arizona families’ lives and livelihoods have…

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February 3, 2021

Rep. Kirkpatrick Votes to Pass Budget Resolution, A Key Tool to Accelerate Passing COVID Relief for Americans

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Today, Rep. Kirkpatrick voted to pass H. Con. Res. 11, the FY 2021 Budget Resolution. Passing this budget ensures that Congress can act quickly and decisively in the weeks to come to deliver the robust relief that American families, workers and communities need to combat the coronavirus pandemic and strengthen the economy….

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December 21, 2020

Rep. Kirkpatrick Votes to Pass Omnibus Appropriations and Coronavirus Relief Package

Democrats Secure Substantial Investments in Critical Priorities; Legislation Provides $900 Billion in Urgent Coronavirus Relief WASHINGTON — Tonight, Rep. Kirkpatrick issued the following statement after the passage of the omnibus spending bill consisting of all 12 fiscal year 2021 appropriations bills, coronavirus relief, and authorizations. The measure was considered as a divided question, with Divisions…

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December 17, 2020

ICYMI: Rep. Kirkpatrick and Arizona Delegation Democrats Urge State Action on Rental Assistance & Eviction Prevention

(Washington, DC) — Today, Rep. Kirkpatrick and her Democratic colleagues in the Arizona delegation wrote a letter to Governor Ducey for answers on how the State is working to prevent Arizonans from losing their homes as the eviction moratorium expires.  While the Representatives are working to provide assistance on the federal level, they urged Governor Ducey…

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