Our economy, our residents, and our way of life here in Cochise County are under attack. Those of us who are from here or have been here for a while realize that we can have balance between industry and the environment. Unfortunately, there are a growing number of voices in Tucson, Phoenix, and from out of state – some of which have never set foot in Cochise County – who disagree with that.
IN THE PRESS
Office of the Governor Doug Ducey
PHOENIX — Today, Governor Doug Ducey joined the Benson Unified School District to celebrate the grand opening of the new Frank “Chic” Maldonado Learning Center Elementary School in Benson, Arizona. The Maldonado Learning Center is the first public school in Arizona built entirely with state funding in more than 13 years.
SIERRA VISTA — When Southwestern Communities Coalition (SWCC) unveiled the new, private non-profit organization in Benson, the members made it clear they were in favor of the Trump administration’s deregulation of the Endangered Species Act and the Clean Water Act.
BENSON — The executive director of the newly-formed Southwest Communities Coalition unveiled in Benson testified before a Congressional subcommittee last week.
U.S. House of Representatives | Committee on Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water, Oceans and Wildlife
Written testimony of Brian Seasholes, Executive Director, Southwestern Communities Coalition during U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee on water, oceans and wildlife.
A new nonprofit group says it will push for economic development and property rights in the Southwest, supporting projects such as the 28,000-home Villages of Vigneto in Benson.
My Herald Review
Joe Konrad quoted the 1976 movie, “Network” to inspire those attending the inaugural meeting of the Southwest Communities Coalition on Wednesday in Benson.“I’m mad as hell and I’m not going to take it anymore … ”