Arizona Democratic Party Statement on AZGOP Civil War

Fox Business: McSally turns to GOP establishment as she prepares for Senate run

PHOENIX – Drew Anderson, senior communications advisor for the Arizona Democratic Party, released the following statement after Mitch McConnell’s Martha McSally announced her United States Senate campaign.

“Whoever survives this expensive civil war in August will be held accountable for their willingness to take stances on issues that are simply out of touch with Arizona voters.".


Tweet by Joe Ferguson.@kelliwardaz says again that she welcomes @RealSheriffJoe to the #AZSen race but says @MarthaMcSally should stay in her lane (#AZ02) and that she is “Jeff Flake 2.0”’

Tweet by Joe Ferguson: “.@kelliwardaz says she doesn’t want a “Jeff Flake 2.0” to take his seat - a veiled reference to @MarthaMcSally. #AZSen”

Morning Ritual With Garrett Lewis: WARD: “Well yes, and I think on Friday we're going to hear an announcement from Jeff Flake 2.0….She wants to go on as part of the Washington DC establishment that has failed Arizona and has failed the country, but guess what Arizona voters already rejected that brand of politics and I don't think we're going to let the wool be pulled over our eyes once again by the campaign conservatism and by a pretender, who might enter this race on Friday. 

WARD: “…McSally did not support President Trump. She refused to say who she voted for in the Presidential election and then suddenly, I'll tell you the day that the transformation happened, October 25th, 2017. You know what happened on October 24th, Jeff Flake dropped out of the race. I talked to someone from her campaign and what he told me and it’s very sad, Martha sees an opportunity in this race and she's looking for her next big thing...”