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Mayor receives Small Business Advocate Award

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Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild received a Small Business Advocate Award from the U.S. Conference of Mayors’ Partner America program this morning at a gathering of business owners at City Hall.

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Tucson, South Tucson are not sanctuary cities

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Arizona Daily Star “Tucson and the city of South Tucson are not ‘sanctuary cities,’ officials said Wednesday, the day President Trump signed an executive order to withhold federal grants to communities that protect illegal immigrants.” Read more…

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Women’s March in Tucson—Mayor’s prepared remarks

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Programs like Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid, that have brought a measure of security to millions and millions of older and disabled Americans; programs like the Affordable Care Act, that have insured more than 20 million Americans—these and many other programs are under attack.

Yet these are the programs that helped make this country great…

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Mayor’s statement on immigrant rights

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(Mayor’s prepared remarks from 12/20/16 press conference) Vice Mayor Romero and I wanted to hold this press conference to do two things: 1) to reassure our immigrant community that the City of Tucson is committed to protecting the rights and well-being of all our residents; and 2) to make our immigrant community aware of the […]

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Facing legal action, Tucson council to discuss gun destruction

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Arizona Daily Star “The issue involves a new state law known as SB 1487. Signed by Gov. Doug Ducey earlier this year, it restricts local governments from passing any laws that conflict with state laws, and jeopardizes their state-shared revenue if they don’t repeal such laws.” Read more…

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City of Tucson and Arizona enter into legal fight

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KJZZ “‘We believe the law as it is written is patently unconstitutional,’ Mayor Jonathan Rothschild told reporters. ‘We believe that it violates the actual Arizona Constitution, which gives charter cities certain rights.’” Read more…

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