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Arizona Capitol Times: Arizona Senate backs charter oversight legislation

I’m working hard to make sure we reform charter schools to be both beneficial to our students while being transparent […]

San Tan News: Chandler mayor suggests regional texting ban

Cities across Arizona are banning texting while driving. Let’s make sure every city statewide has safer roads! Chandler mayor suggests […]

Arizona Sonora News Service: Ban on driving while ‘distracted’ advances in capitol

It’s vital that we pass this bill to make our roads safer. Ban on driving while ‘distracted’ advances in capitol […]

Chamber Business News: Working together to strengthen education

Charter schools can provide so much opportunity to our younger generations. However, we need to weed out “bad actors” and […]

The scandal-ridden industry of migrant child shelters

Exactly why we need reforms now. I’m proud to sponsor SB1247 to hold these shelter operators accountable. Axios: The scandal-ridden […]

AZ Mirror: Migrant youth shelter reform bill approved in Senate

Proud to sponsor such an important bill to ensure transparency at these shelters! Migrant youth shelter reform bill approved in […]

Associated Press: Arizona lawmakers debate cap on children’s health program

Let’s continue to invest in the wellness of our children so we can see the future of our state grow […]

Camp Verde Bugle: What you need to know about Cottonwood’s new distracted driving ordinance

Too many people have suffered from distracted driving in Arizona. SB1165 will make sure that no handheld electronics can pull […]

AZ Family: Push for statewide ban on conversion therapy in AZ

When I found out about the gay conversion therapy going on in this state, I was horrified. We need to correct […]

KJZZ: Arizona Maternal Mortality Bill Advances

We must find a way to investigate and prevent maternal deaths in our state. http://kjzz.org/content/762381/arizona-maternal-mortality-bill-advances An Arizona Senate bill that […]

Capitol Media Services: State universities on path to receive more tax money

Arizona now has the money to invest in our priorities. The key now is choosing where the money should go. […]

Arizona Republic: Desperate to give up opioids, patients flock to 24/7 methadone clinic in Phoenix

The opioid crisis has affected our entire country. Our task force is working to ensure everyone has access to Community […]

Chamber Business News: Brophy McGee takes on charter school reform effort

It’s been a busy session, but reforming the way our charter schools work for our students is one of my […]

Arizona Republic: Peoria puts ban on texting while driving on hold. Here’s why.

While cities in Arizona look to ban texting while driving, we’re working hard to to end distracted driving throughout the […]

Paradise Valley Independent: SB 1249 seeks statewide LGBT equality at Arizona Legislature

No Arizonan should face discrimination within our state including our LGBT community. That’s why I’m sponsoring a bipartisan bill to […]

Fronteras: Bill Would Require More Vetting Of Southwest Key Workers

We’re looking to provide an additional layer of safety to these programs to work with migrant children. https://fronterasdesk.org/content/755914/bill-would-require-more-vetting-southwest-key-workers A nonprofit […]

Dr. Jen Hartmark Hill Endorses Kate Brophy McGee

Thanks to Dr. Hartmark-Hill for her support. I’m proud to stand up for women and Arizona families!      […]

North Central News: Can a Methadone Clinic Benefit a Community?

The opioid crisis has a growing impact on Arizona families. Currently, methadone clinics have very few city or state zoning […]

Kate Brophy McGee: Fighting For Us

I’ve been lucky to work with incredible leaders throughout my life. From fighting for women diagnosed with breast cancer, to […]

The General Election is Here!

THANK YOU so much for your support in the primary! Last week, we celebrated a win on election night. We […]

“Bills take aim at Arizona’s booming drug rehab industry”

This session, I worked with stakeholders to pass a bipartisan bill to responsibly regulate sober living homes – legislation that […]

Capitol Times Leaders of the Year: Sen. Kate Brophy McGee

Honored to receive this recognition for legislative accomplishment, and most importantly, very proud of the work we’ve done to stand […]

KJZZ: Why Arizona Democrats, Republicans Agree (Mostly) On Welfare Bill

One of my favorite bipartisan bills signed into law this year was Senate Bill 1245. When I learned that less […]

Elvia Díaz: #RedforEd owes Sen. Kate Brophy McGee a big thank you

Sustainably funding Arizona P-20 education is my top priority at the legislature. It’s why I championed the continuation of Prop […]

#AZ Education and Budget Update

I continue to meet with leadership and lawmakers to advocate for a pay raise for teachers and support staff in […]

Why we fought to extend #Prop301

Read my Op-Ed about the importance of my fight to extend Prop 301! “Lawmakers give thanks for passage of sale […]

The importance of continuing Prop 301

Education funding is one of the most pressing issues facing Arizona, which is why I’m championing the continuation of Prop […]

Adopt-a-pet at the Capitol!

I can think of no better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day and Arizona Statehood day than raising awareness for animal […]

Supporting Arizona Schools

From my time on the Washington Elementary School Board and the Arizona School Facilities Board, and now at the Arizona […]

Standing up for victims of abuse

Last year, I sponsored SB1107, legislation to create child and family advocacy centers. The bill provides critical resources to kids […]

Arizona School Administrators recognize Kate Brophy McGee as a Champion of Education

I am honored to be named a Champion of Education by the Arizona School Administrators Association. The ASA represents more […]

Next Coffee with Kate on November 9th with Sheriff Paul Penzone!

Join me at the Mountain View Police Department at 8:30am on Thursday, November 9th for the next Coffee With Kate! […]

Kate Brophy McGee named ALFA Distinguished Legislator of the Year 2017

Thank you to the Arizona Assisted Living Federation for recognizing my efforts to protect Arizona’s seniors. I am honored to […]

State Senator Kate Brophy McGee named Legislator of the Year by the Arizona Dental Hygienist Association

Phoenix, Arizona — State Senator Brophy McGee (LD-28) today was named Arizona Legislator of the Year by the Arizona by the Arizona […]

2017 “Friend of the Gifted Award”

Thank you to the Arizona Association for the Gifted and Talented for the recognition! At the Parent Institute, AAGT honored […]

Coffee with Kate, September 25th: NEW TIME!

Date & Time Monday September 25, 2017 8:00 – 9:30 a.m Location Mountain View Precinct Community Room 2075 E. Maryland […]

Coffee with Kate – May 25th!

Date & Time Thursday May 25, 2017 7:30 – 9:00 a.m Location Mountain View Precinct Community Room 2075 E. Maryland […]

Sine Die and Angel’s Law

The Arizona Legislature adjourned Sine Die early yesterday evening. I’m working on scheduling a Coffee with Kate to do a […]