Sinema, Kelly, AZ Delegation Members Urge Approval of Navajo Nation’s Major Disaster Declaration During Pandemic
Sinema, Kelly, AZ Delegation Members Urge Approval of Navajo Nation’s Major Disaster Declaration During Pandemic Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez requested a Major Disaster Declaration for the Nation due to effects of COVID-19 Arizona Senators Kyrsten Sinema and Mark Kelly and Arizona Representatives Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), Ann Kirkpatrick (AZ-02), Raúl Grijalva (AZ-03), Andy Biggs (AZ-05), David Schweikert (AZ-06), Ruben Gallego (AZ-07), Debbie Lesko (AZ-08), and Greg Stanton
Arizona Senators Kyrsten Sinema and Mark Kelly announced today that $13 million in federal COVID relief funds is heading to the Arizona Department of Health Services to reimburse the state for purchases of gowns, coveralls, disposable thermometers, gloves, and N95 masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19. “Today’s funding will help shore up budgets in Arizona and continue to help slow the spread of COVID-19 and protect frontline health workers caring for Arizona families during the pandemic,”
Today, United States Senator Mark Kelly released the following statement on the urgent need for Congress to pass bipartisan COVID relief: “For months, Arizonans have battled the pandemic and the economic fallout it’s caused with little to no help from the federal government, and as cases rise, there is an urgent need to pass additional relief. In my first days
Today, United States Senator Mark Kelly for the first time posted his official schedule from the week publicly on his Senate website, making good on a commitment to Arizonans ensuring they know how he’s working for them in the Senate. Moving forward, the official schedule will continue to be posted to his Senate website at the end of each week.
Today, former NASA astronaut and Navy combat veteran Mark Kelly was sworn in to serve as the next United States Senator from Arizona. Senator Kelly issued the following statement after taking the oath of office: “It is my honor to represent Arizona in the United States Senate. “I’ve faced challenges serving our country at war and in space, and as