Arizona: Call for Executive and Legislative Support

June 17, 2020

Arizona: Call for Executive and Legislative Support

As nonprofits face unprecedented financial challenges due to COVID-19, your action is needed in requesting the State of Arizona to waive the remaining 50% reimbursable unemployment charges after the 50% provided in the CARES Act. Contact Governor Ducey and your legislators via phone and email asking the following:


We are requesting a waiver from the State of Arizona’s requirement that reimbursing employers reimburse the State for unemployment charges when those charges are for COVID-19 related unemployment claims.


FIRST, please call and email your legislators asking for their support. It is crucial to let them know that many nonprofits will go bankrupt if the State of Arizona does not grant this waiver. Click here to find your legislators.


SECOND, contact Governor Ducey and key staff:


Governor Doug Ducey

Complete and submit this form


Department of Economic Security Director Michael Wisehart

Office of the Ombudsman Phone: 602-364-2860


THIRD, contact key committee members:


Senate Committee on Health and Human Services 


Senator Sylvia Allen

Phone: 602-926-5409


Senator Heather Carter

Phone: 602-926-5503


House Committee on Health and Human Services 


Representative Nancy Barto

Phone: 602-926-5766


Representative Jay Lawrence

Phone: 602-926-3095


House Committee on Federal Relations


Representative Mark Finchem
Phone: 602-926-3122


Representative Gail Griffin
Phone: 602-926-5895


Senate Committee on Appropriations 


Senator David Gowan

Phone: 602-926-5154


Senator Vince Leach

Phone: 602-926-3106


House Committee on Appropriations 


Representative Regina E. Cobb

Phone: 602-926-3126


Representative John Kavanagh

Phone: 602-926-5170


Senate Committee on Finance


Senator J.D. Mesnard

Phone: 602-926-4481


Senator David Livingston

Phone: 602-926-4178


House Committee on Ways and Means


Representative Ben Toma
Phone: 602-926-3298


Representative Shawnna Bolick
Phone: 602-926-3244

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