Rep. Kyrsten Sinema: The Senator for Arizona's Working Families

Arizona Representative Kyrsten Sinema will continue to advocate for working people as U.S. Senator. Here are some of the key reasons why:

  • She has a record of working across the aisle to help create good-paying jobs.

  • Sinema is committed to equal pay for equal work.

  • She has supported legislation to expand rural broadband and help family farmers.

  • Sinema has fought to expand school funding and to make college and skills training more affordable.

  • She opposes efforts to cut Medicare and Social Security and opposes raising the retirement age.

  • Sinema opposes efforts to let employers deny coverage for birth control.

  • She is committed to lowering the cost of prescription drugs.

  • Sinema has worked to expand educational opportunities for veterans and hosts Boots to Books resource fairs to help veterans get started on careers in civilian life.

  • She supports immigration reform that keeps families together and gives Dreamers a pathway to citizenship.

  • Sinema, the first openly bisexual member of Congress, is a co-sponsor of the Equality Act, federal legislation that would extend key civil rights protections to LGBTQ Americans, including in employment and housing. 

  • She fought to save military jobs in Arizona and to get service members a pay raise.

Watch the video to find out more about why Kyrsten Sinema is the AFL-CIO-endorsed candidate for U.S. senator from Arizona.

To learn more about Sinema, visit her website.