Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Ron Barber at Marriot Democratic Party

Posted on Tue, Nov 6, 2012 at 11:59 PM

Ron Barber addresses the Pima County Democratic Party revelers after President Barack Obama accepted his re-election.
  • Noelle Haro-Gomez
  • Ron Barber addresses the Pima County Democratic Party revelers after President Barack Obama accepted his re-election.

Ron Barber was joined onstage by his wife, children, and grandchildren as he gave a very upbeat speech. Barber is slightly ahead of Martha McSally, but there are still more votes to be counted.

"We have to fight for our middle class, veterans, and military families," Barber said. "We stood up for healthcare reform at a time when everyone was against it...we stood up for women's rights. Women who deserve equal pay for equal work. We still have a fight for better education ahead of us...Politics is not about big money...it's about fighting for our community. We know Southern Arizona is a great place, and we will continue to watch out for the results."

Tags: , , , ,

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Previously in the Range

Staff Pick

Summer Kids Events

The dog days of summer are here. Reeling in your rambunctious kids is easier than you think.… More

@ Bookmans Sports Exchange Tuesdays, 10-11 a.m. Continues through July 28 3330 E. Speedway Blvd.

» More Picks

Submit an Event Listing

Popular Content

  1. More Thoughts on Harper Lee's Two Versions of Racism in America (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  2. Leo Needs a Home (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  3. Sample Russian Beer and Cuisine at Special Kalina Dinner (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  4. You've Got One Week (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  5. Zona Politics: Bernie Sanders Speaks! Plus: Ash and Rogers Talk Sanders, Trump, Planned Parenthood & More! (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)

© 2015 Tucson Weekly | 7225 Mona Lisa Rd. Ste. 125, Tucson AZ 85741 | (520) 797-4384 | Powered by Foundation