a4a Videos



CANDIDATE FORUMS

The Governor’s Forum: A forum featuring Democratic candidates vying for Doug Ducey’s position, Steve Farley & David Garcia, on November 16, 2017. Co-sponsored by alliance4action, Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area & Democratic Club of Quail Creek. Videographer, Paul McCreary of The Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G2Htq0DuIuk&t=130s

Democratic CD2 Candidates Forum: A forum featuring Democratic candidates, running for McSally’s seat, on February 25, 2018. Candidates are Matt Heinz, Billy Kovacs, Ann Kirkpatrick, Mary Matiella, Barbara Sherry and Bruce Wheeler. (Videographer, Paul McCreary of The Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area
Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BxUGfKc_ML4
Part 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uw_TkuvmDLs&t=1s
Part 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kyI4tuNy4Bw&t=3s

Arizona Corporation Commission Democratic Candidates’ Forum: A forum featuring the three candidates running for the two open positions on the AZ Corporation Commission. They are Sandra Kennedy, Bill Mundell and Kiana Sears. The forum was moderated by Dylan Smith, Editor-Publisher of the tucsonsentienal.com. (Videographer, Paul McCreary of The Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area.)
Part I: https://youtu.be/YT49pt06rM0
Part II: https://youtu.be/t0HcgnwEVZU

CD2 Democratic Candidates’ Forum: This forum took place May 3, 2018, at the Catalina High School in Tucson. Those in attendance were Mary Matiella, Bruce Wheeler, Billy Kovacs, Matt Heinz, Barbara Sherry, and newly declared candidate, Yahya Yuksel. Not in attendance was Ann Kirkpatrick.
Part I: https://youtu.be/cW3L5XG8b_I
Part II: https://youtu.be/5-mh3QE0I80


CANDIDATE PRESENTATIONS

Katie Hobbs: Democratic Candidate for AZ Secretary of State at a presentation to Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area, alliance4action and Democratic Club of Quail Creek on July 1, 2018. Topics included an explanation of what the Secretary of State’s duties are and what needs to change to make the position more non-partisan than it currently is.  https://youtu.be/v1AVr-ypnJ8
Note:  This video been removed at the request of her campaign manager.

Steve Farley: Candidate for Governor. Address given to the alliance4action, Democratic Club of Quail Creek and Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area on June 29, 2018. Topics include AZ’s state of education, privatization of schools & prisons and immigration, especially the centers in AZ holding immigrant children. Presentation is 49 minutes. https://youtu.be/FpkAhe49_-w

Kathy Hoffman: Presentation delivered to the alliance4action and Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area on June 11, 2018. Kathy is a teacher-speech therapist in the Phoenix area and is running against David Schapira for the position of AZ Superintendent of Public Instruction. https://youtu.be/FZ67cgvntM0

David Garcia: Candidate for Governor. Address given to the alliance4action & the Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area on June 9, 2018. Topics include education, economic growth, the prison system, gun legislation, etc. Presentation about 30 minutes with Q & A for about 15 minutes. https://youtu.be/aKsT-nEV79E

Deedra Abboud: Candidate for the U.S. Senate seat of Jeff Flake. Partial address (Questions & Answers section) to alliance4action in September, 2017: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LhgNNvJ3vDs&t=3s

Matt Heinz: Candidate for Congressional District 2 (McSally’s seat). Address given to alliance4action on January 25, 2018. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3WRbk4iYrGE

Kelly Fryer: Candidate for Governor. Address given to the alliance4action & the Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area on February 5, 2018. She had not announced her candidacy before the above forum was held.  https://youtu.be/g_Oc4E-xpck

Mark Robert Gordon (Part I): Candidate for Arizona Secretary of State. His presentation is primary about Arizona voting rights. Co-sponsored by alliance4action & the Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area on April 14, 2018. https://youtu.be/xccRzPGTWXA

Mark Robert Gordon (Part II): Questions & Answers exchange between Democratic Candidate for Arizona Secretary of State and attendees, mostly on elections and voter integrity. https://youtu.be/Cn4gklDwLDU

Mark Manoil: Democratic candidate for Arizona State Treasurer and his presentation to DCSRA & a4a on May 16, 2018. Videographer: Dean Chaussee, President of DCSRA. https://youtu.be/z7r9vlzB6V4

David Schapira: A presentation to alliance4action & Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area in October of 2017, after he had declared his intention to run for Superintendent of Public Instruction. Videographer: Paul McCreary of the Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area. https://youtu.be/nv-UnkvNqFk

Bill Mundell: Candidate of the team Kennedy & Mundell for AZ Corporation Commission. The talk includes an explanation of the Commission, what industries it governs and dirty money. Co-sponsored by alliance4action & the Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area on March 19, 2018. https://youtu.be/fYvStSBBWrw

Sandra Kennedy: Candidate of the team Kennedy & Mundell for AZ Corporation Commission. Includes an explanation of the Commission, Ms. Kennedy’s experience and what she wishes to accomplish on the AZ Corporation Commission Board. Co-sponsored by alliance4action & the Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area on April 30, 2018. https://youtu.be/QcruLIRCS3s

Kiana Sears: Candidate for the AZ Corporation Commission. A presentation by Kiana Sears, a Democrat running for one of the two open seats on the AZ Corporation Commission, on May 14, 2018. Co-sponsored by alliance4action & The Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area. https://youtu.be/a_XpkPvTcxc

Bill Pierce: Democratic candidate for Arizona Mine Inspector. A presentation to the members of the Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area and alliance4action on May 12, 2018:
 https://youtu.be/_l7IrCOwazA

Lora Nastase: Candidate for the Sahuarita Town Council in s presentation to Democratic Club of the Santa Rita Area, Democratic Club of Quail Creek & alliance4action. Ms. Nastase talks about why she entered the race, what her platform consists of and what improvements she would like to see in the running of the Sahuarita Town Council. https://youtu.be/4fG9G_ZnOhM



MONTHLY MEETING PRESENTATIONS

 Henne Queisser & Polly Daly: Co-Chairs of the a4a Education Action Group present a presentation on the current state of education at our May General Monthy Meeting, May 18, 2018. Topics covered are what legislative strides were made with the #RedForEd walkout, the INVESTinEd petition and a discussion of why we should vote NO on Proposition 305.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7hIhkNZWJrw

Alison Jones: A presentation on the topic of how good economics comes from progressive ideas, given at the alliance4action’s June General Meeting, June 15, 2018. Included is a slide-show comparison of how the economy fairs under both progressive and regressive economic policies. Ms. Jones is as active member of Progressive Democrats of Arizona. https://youtu.be/p3sFy9HrWzA

Joel Feinman: Mr. Feinman is a Public Defender and former Criminal Trial Attorney in Pima County. His talk is entitled "The Banality of Evil," a discussion of morality in the criminal justice system. He is also author of the Pima Liberator found at pimaliberator.com. Recorded at the alliance4action April General Meeting, April 20, 2018. https://youtu.be/qh6k8q_g_uk

Terry Goddard: An address to a4a & DCSRA by former Arizona Attorney General & Advocate, discussing ways to “dirty money” out of AZ politics and ways citizens can help, on February 6. 2018. https://youtu.be/GE-C51ChZbs 

Greer Trotter Warren: A presentation on both the National & Arizona Constitutions, given to the alliance4action on November 17, 2017. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y1Hkhke11s8&t=28s

Connie Williams: A presentation by a4a member and co-leader of the a4a Climate Change Action Group on Carbon Fees & Dividends, on March 16, 2018.  https://youtu.be/YA9O5Ssqz8I 

Three Ballot Initiatives for the AZ General Election 2018: Presenters Tom Chabin and Luci Messing discuss the ballot initiatives of Clean Energy, Invest in Ed & Outlaw Dirty Money. https://youtu.be/H8Yvf_7Ymkg

Q and A of Ballot Initiatives: A follow-up Q & A with ballot initiative presenters, Tom Chabin & Luci Messing. The actual presentation is listed separately. Q & A led by Lora Nastase. https://youtu.be/0r3CDhGd4lQ 

Other videos by speakers at the alliance4action’s monthly General Meetings can be found on the a4a YouTube channel found here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLsr0TuOMk24NCh2FHXQkStrI62Ni_UuBD 
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