Sens. Kelly and Sinema Criticize Forest Service Cancellation of 4FRI Contract

Today Arizona Senators Mark Kelly and Kyrsten Sinema criticized the Forest Service for the sudden cancellation of the contract solicitation for Phase 2 of the Four Forest Restoration Initiative, or 4FRI. This decision by the Forest Service will further delay the much-needed large-scale thinning of forests in northern and eastern Arizona, and is the latest setback in a program that

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Senator Kelly Continues Focus on Infrastructure Bill Investments and Job Creation Across Arizona

During the Senate’s state work period, Arizona Senator Mark Kelly met with Arizonans in every corner of the state, talking with them about how the bipartisan infrastructure bill will create more jobs and build a stronger, robust economy. Kelly also made multiple stops where he discussed his efforts on national security and veterans issues.  Kelly started the work period at

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IN THE NEWS: Sen. Kelly Secures Investments for Arizona Ports of Entry in Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill, Applauded by Local Leaders

In case you missed it, San Luis Mayor Gerardo Sanchez and Jamie Chamberlain, Chair of the Greater Nogales Santa Cruz County Port Authority, penned guest columns applauding Senator Mark Kelly’s work to secure priorities for border communities in the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, including funding for road and bridges, high-speed internet, and water and wastewater infrastructure that would support

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Constituent Services Highlight: Sen. Kelly’s Office Assists Arizona Veteran Families with Federal Agencies

Today, Arizona Senator Mark Kelly shared the news that his office resolved a variety of cases for veterans across Arizona.  “As a Navy veteran myself, I know the kind of sacrifice and devotion it takes to serve our country,” said Senator Kelly. “That’s why, when it comes to providing constituent services to veterans and their families, my team stops at

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Kelly, Sinema, AZ Delegation Members Urge Major Disaster Declaration for Arizona

Congressional delegation’s urging comes after state request, following monsoons that severely impacted communities in northern Arizona U.S. Senators Mark Kelly and Kyrsten Sinema, and U.S. Representatives Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), Ann Kirkpatrick (AZ-02), Raúl Grijalva (AZ-03), Paul Gosar (AZ-04), Andy Biggs (AZ-05), David Schweikert (AZ-06), Ruben Gallego (AZ-07), and Greg Stanton (AZ-09) urged President Biden to issue a Major Disaster Declaration for Arizona following the monsoons in July that severely impacted

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Senator Kelly’s Office Helps Secure Critical PPP Loan for The School of Architecture in Arcosanti, AZ

Today, Arizona Senator Mark Kelly announced the successful application of a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan for The School of Architecture, an apprenticeship program with deep roots in Arizona established by renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright. In January, amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the school applied for a PPP loan, but faced several obstacles. After the school reached out to Kelly’s

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