STATE CAPITOL, PHOENIX – Today, Senate Democrats attempted to engage the Senate Economic Development and Job Creation Committee in fulfilling its mission to help struggling Arizonans.
During floor session, Senator Steve Gallardo moved that SB1466 be moved to the Economic Development and Job Creation Committee to be heard. SB1466, which is Minority Leader David Schapira's bill to give preference to Arizona companies for government contracts, was assigned to the Commerce and Energy Committee and the Government Reform Committee. Double assigning a bill is typically done to increase the possibility that it will not advance.
Senate Democratic Leader David Schapira: