State Update – August 6, 2020

The Primary Election on Tuesday has resulted in a number of incumbents not returning to the Arizona Legislature next year. Although ballots are still being counted, the following contested legislative races are of note:   LD6: Challenger Wendy Rogers defeated incumbent Senator Sylvia Allen LD8: Current Senator Frank Pratt has a small lead over challenger […]

Federal Update- August 6, 2020

STEP Act: AzLTA joined Senator Kyrsten Sinema in a press release announcing the introduction of the bipartisan STEP Act. This legislation modifies existing Economic Development Administration grant programs to provide direct support to Arizona’s tourism industry and promote economic recovery from the coronavirus. Additional PPP Guidance Released: The Small Business Administration (SBA) and the Treasury Department released additional Paycheck Protection […]