Learn how democrat Anita Malik is changing the face of Arizona politics. Support the people’s candidate for U.S. Congressional District 6 for 2020.

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Anita Malik · [email protected]
September 13, 2020 at 4:55 PM

This Wednesday

Preview Join me for a special conversation for change. Hi John,August 5th was the first day of online school for my two boys - a first grader and a kindergartener.We are fortunate to have a wonderful school board, staff and teachers who have made this time more manageable, but I'll be hone…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
August 7, 2020 at 7:47 PM

Your messages

Preview John,Your messages of support have been so overwhelming and your commitment to unite has brought me such joy. I sincerely thank you all. Please know I have read every message, and I have taken them all to heart. I am doing well because I am proud of what we've built. As Phil Boas …
Anita Malik · [email protected]
August 5, 2020 at 1:23 PM

Now we unite

Preview John,Yesterday didn't go as we had hoped.Of course I'm disappointed, but this fight is greater than any one of us. With the Presidency, the Senate and a stronger House majority on the line in November, we must stay focused. Thank you to everyone on Team Anita for a hard-fought rac…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
August 3, 2020 at 7:40 PM

The final rally

Why local leaders stand with Anita Hi John,Arizona votes tomorrow.We need you today.Spread the word about Anita's message and make sure all of your friends and family in Arizona's 6th congressional district have voted or have a plan to vote. Did you miss yesterday's exciting Rally…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
August 1, 2020 at 6:22 PM

We're almost there.

Join the #AZ06 online rally tomorrow! Hi John,We are just three days away from the primary election in Arizona's 6th Congressional district. Soon, we'll be one step closer to unseating the corrupt David Schweikert.Join Anita and special guests tomorrow as we build more momentum an…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
July 31, 2020 at 1:40 PM

WATCH: Rep. Schweikert Must Resign

He intentionally cheated the system before admitting guilt. John,Yesterday, Rep. David Schweikert took a deal to effectively end the two-year investigation into his office. He admitted to 11 violations and will face reprimand by the House. The report released by the bipartisan committ…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
July 30, 2020 at 10:21 PM

BREAKING: Rep. Schweikert admits guilt on 11 violations

John,After over two years, Rep. David Schweikert has finally admitted guilt in the ongoing investigation into his office. He admitted to 11 violations today and a settlement.The violations of both House rules and federal laws include undisclosed loans and campaign contributions, misuse o…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
July 27, 2020 at 11:31 PM

We can't risk this

Hi John,I'll get right to the point.One of my primary opponents, who the establishment recruited after her two failed runs in another district, has spent nearly $700K in television ads since the beginning of July. An outside PAC has spent another $120K on mailers for this candidate.If you …
Anita Malik · [email protected]
July 26, 2020 at 3:23 PM

1 in 4 Americans

The fight for equity, 30 years since the ADA. Hi John,More than 1 in 4 Americans live with a disability. Every family is likely to be touched by some type of disability, whether short- or long-term.So today, as we mark 30 years since the passage of The Americans with Disabilities …
Anita Malik · [email protected]
July 24, 2020 at 5:52 PM

WATCH: NowThis covers Anita's fight

Hi John,The story of our fight for change in Arizona's 6th congressional district isn't typical. Despite party politics, I was the Democratic nominee in 2018 because we connected with people. Despite a catastrophic health event, together, we swung this district nearly 15 points. Bu…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
July 19, 2020 at 5:28 PM

A good sign

Hi JohnIn politics they say if others are attacking, you must be winning. So, I'll take this as a good sign. We've lost over 30 signs so far - taken, trampled or cut. The latest: One cut right down the middle.   Anita volunteers jus…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
July 18, 2020 at 2:36 PM

Your ballot

Preview Hi John,As our neighbors prepare to vote, as we each sit down to take part in our democracy, we have to compare the candidates. Who will best represent us? Who can win? I will always stay true to our values and serve with transparency and accountability. In fact, I am the only…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
July 15, 2020 at 5:50 PM

10.1 million without health care

Watch my new digital ad Hi John,New reports show that 5.4 million people lost health insurance between February and May of this year, and estimates put the total by year's end at 10.1 million people. That number scales up dramatically when you factor in dependents. We desperately …
Anita Malik · [email protected]
July 12, 2020 at 3:25 PM

A complete failure

Our schools, our safety at risk. 3038.That was the number of new COVID-19 cases in Arizona on Saturday.The numbers continue to surge daily. Yet, Congressman David Schweikert and Governor Doug Ducey continue to show inaction and disregard for the painful reality we are living in.…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
July 8, 2020 at 5:46 PM

This can be done

Preview Hi John,Polls continue to show favorable democratic movement in our district and a ratings change came in last week from the analysts of Sabato's Crystal Ball. "— Rep. David Schweikert (R, AZ-6) moves from Likely Republican to Leans Republican — his Scottsdale-based d…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
July 1, 2020 at 12:20 AM

The hardest fight

Hi John,The fight for what is right is often the hardest fight.We don't need words, we need action.Real, significant policy to address the undeniable racial disparities in our state and our country. Quick and steady leadership to guide us through this public health crisis and provide…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
June 29, 2020 at 1:04 AM

They have no idea

Hi John,Our COVID-19 response spiraled out of control weeks ago, and now we are seeing the troubling results of failed leadership. I am with each of you...baffled, angry and worried as today was another record-high day here. When I feel this way, I reach out to my community. It is in…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
June 25, 2020 at 11:16 PM

WATCH: Only a movement

Anita's new campaign ad Hi John,Only a movement can stop Rep. David Schweikert. Only a people-first movement can lead us through this painful time.I was humbled to be the people's voice in 2018, the Democratic nominee chosen by your votes to lead the fight. Together, we achieved "…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
June 25, 2020 at 5:06 PM

Councilman Phillips

Hi John,I grew up in Scottsdale. This is not us. I am in shock and heartbroken that our community is being represented by someone like Scottsdale City Councilman Guy Phillips. If you missed it, we are now in national news because of Phillips's despicable decision to use, in mockery, …
Anita Malik · [email protected]
June 22, 2020 at 6:59 PM

The COVID Curve - LIVE Conversation

Hi John,Masks have now been mandated across Maricopa County as our numbers of COVID-19 continue to spike and our ICU capacity is a serious concern.While Rep. David Schweikert failed to even mention masks in his latest constituent email, this is not something any of us can ignore.  We…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
June 18, 2020 at 2:13 PM

You can still join us tonight!

Exclusive virtual event. Hi John,It's not too late to join us virtually tonight! There are 9 spots still open for this special Zoom event about the road to unseating Rep. David Schweikert. On The Road to Change in AZ06 Thursday, June 18, 2020 | 6:00pm PST Zoom link will be sen…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
June 17, 2020 at 5:01 PM

We all deserve to Dream

Preview Special LIVE conversation today Hi John,I hope you are staying safe. We are continuing to educate our neighbors during this troubling spike of COVID-19 in our community while also advocating for action from state leadership. Please wear a mask when in public. Nationally, th…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
June 14, 2020 at 8:42 PM

Exclusive Event: Join us Thursday

Hi John,We so direly need compassionate, common sense leadership to help us heal and move forward on all the issues that impact our everyday lives.With your help, we can make this change happen here in Arizona’s 6th district. Join us for an exclusive virtual event this Thursday in …
Anita Malik · [email protected]
June 10, 2020 at 5:59 PM

WATCH: Leading with understanding

Preview Hi John,She was cheerful, but as she told me how she texts her sister in California each day to check in, I could hear the strain. Susan and I chatted this morning as she helped me check out at the grocery store. Her sister worries because as a cashier Susan has to wear a mask…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
June 2, 2020 at 4:44 PM

The fight for justice

Join today's LIVE conversation Hi John,Saturday, as my boys and I huddled around to watch the SpaceX NASA launch, my heart hurt. To see our American ingenuity, our will to work together on display was stunning, but it gave me pause.When will we show the same will to heal our commu…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
May 29, 2020 at 4:09 PM

NEW Polling

Trump losing AZ06 Hi John,We so desperately need change. We need leaders who act proactively to protect us, those who will condemn hate and racism without hesitation and those who will serve everyone, putting people first and bringing us together.  If we keep up the movement and k…
Team Anita · [email protected]
May 27, 2020 at 8:52 PM

Health for All: A special live conversation

Anita is joined by Rep. Jennifer Longdon Hi John,The COVID-19 crisis has shown us why the fight for equity must continue. We must stand up for health for all and protect our rights. Tomorrow, we'll be hosting a powerful LIVE conversation with state representative Jennifer Longdon.…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
May 25, 2020 at 4:10 PM

Today and always, we honor their lives

This Memorial Day I hope... We've talked a lot about real life heroes over the last several weeks, but our country has also seen great divide during this difficult time. Today, as we remember, with gratitude and respect, those who made the ultimate sacrifice to protect our country an…
James (Anita's husband) · [email protected]
May 22, 2020 at 6:45 PM

Hope wins

Anita will never fail us. Hi John,Love fuels hope, the type of hope that can change today and the future. Anita reminds me of this every day. No matter how hard the fight, she finds the silver lining, she shares love and kindness with those who need it most and she embraces poss…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
May 16, 2020 at 2:59 PM

The Class of 2020

Preview Listening to their voices Hi John,We loaded into the car yesterday to attend our youngest son's drive-thru pre-k graduation. It was incredibly heartwarming to see the love in this community, the passion to ensure even the tiniest of graduates could safely mark this mileston…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
May 14, 2020 at 11:51 PM

We have the turnout plan

Can you help us put it into action? Hi John,Turnout is critical.We saw it in Wisconsin in April with a win. And unfortunately, we saw it in this week's Dem loss in California. We *must* focus on turnout to flip our districts and our country blue. In the now targeted AZ-06, our cam…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
May 12, 2020 at 9:59 PM

Schweikert, AZ's most extreme GOP member

New rating shows values Hi John,Rep. David Schweikert recently put out a boastful statement about his 97% rating from a conservative group. Yes, during a pandemic this is what he is talking about. We read the ratings. He received a high score because he voted *against* health car…
Team Anita · [email protected]
May 8, 2020 at 2:12 AM

Community conversations

What's up next this Saturday. Hi John,Many of you have asked how you can catch up on and share the LIVE conversations Anita's been having during these uncertain times. Replays of recent conversations are now up here. Plus, you'll find our recent ads and videos.From a chat with cou…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
May 6, 2020 at 2:23 PM

Request a Yard Sign

Hi John,Yard signs signal trust to your neighbors. They work. In fact, yard signs are one of the most effective grassroots tools. With your help, we plan to blanket our AZ-06 neighborhoods with a clear message that change is coming. Request a Yard Sign he…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
May 5, 2020 at 6:08 PM

We ❤️Educators

It's Teacher Appreciation Week. Hi John,Our teachers have been underpaid and undervalued for far too long here in Arizona and across the country.But yet, they never stop fighting for our kids and our families ... even during a pandemic. We've seen educators adapt with grace and in…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
May 2, 2020 at 8:07 PM

NEW: Community Action

Give help, get help. Hi John,I've never had a lot of patience, especially when I see a glaring need. It's why I'll fight hard for real, substantive progress as your AZ-06 Congresswoman. We have to be solution-oriented and ready to act especially during times of crisis for our comm…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
April 30, 2020 at 8:39 PM

Small Biz Chat LIVE- 4pm

With special guests... Hi John,Our small businesses continue to struggle. PPP funding has been slow and taken by big business. The rules for forgiveness are confusing and for some industries it isn't enough. Join me LIVE today at 4pm. We will be discussing these issues with our pa…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
April 30, 2020 at 5:18 PM

New Forecast: We can win AZ-06

New ratings and analysis signal winning strategy Hi John,The shift in our district is being noticed. New ratings signal that we can unseat Rep. David Schweikert, and Team Anita is the best positioned to get the job done. A new analysis and forecast, released by Rachel Bitecofer of…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
April 26, 2020 at 9:48 PM

Rep. Schweikert calls aid "Christmas trees"

Votes against oversight Hi John,David Schweikert has once again shown that he will only fight for his corporate donors and he will always put politics before humanity. On Wednesday, he told KTAR news that additional small business aid was taking so long because of Democratic "desi…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
April 23, 2020 at 8:59 PM

Updates: Small business, masks and more

Plus, new gun safety distinction. Hi John,The Senate has passed additional funding for small businesses. The House is expected to pass the measure today. This is good news for our community, but we must ensure the money gets into the hands of those who need it most. Too many of ou…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
April 20, 2020 at 6:54 PM

Rep. Schweikert's legal fees ⬆️

Over $950K to defend his office Hi John,We need leaders we can trust. David Schweikert continues to publicly dismiss a now 2-year bipartisan investigation into his office and campaign. He's called it all a simple "clerical" error. But new FEC spending reports show us just how exte…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
April 17, 2020 at 5:31 PM

One year ago ...

Hi John,I had never spoken in detail about the days that blended into weeks. The utterly different lives I was balancing - a congressional candidate rallying voters and a wife living in uncertainty, wondering if her husband would ever come home or be the same. But one year ago today,…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
April 16, 2020 at 4:25 PM

COVID-19 cases in our community

Hi John,Now that state data on confirmed cases of COVID-19 is broken down by zip code, we know our AZ-06 community has several areas with 25+ cases. While this is not a cause for panic, it is important information that everyone in our community should hear. We are in this together, a…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
April 15, 2020 at 6:48 PM

16 million unemployed. What's the health care plan?

Emergency fixes we need now Hi John,Health care premiums have been growing faster than incomes. In fact, for millions of Americans, premiums alone account for more than 10% of household income.Now, due to the COVID-19 crisis, more than 16 million Americans are newly unemployed. An…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
April 11, 2020 at 6:03 PM

Join me at Noon - LIVE

How we must fix health care coverage during this crisis. Hi John,As we see unemployment numbers continue to rise, I am urging Congress and the Trump administration to make immediate fixes to health care coverage.Join me LIVE today at noon as I discuss my vision for what we need to…
Jen (from Team Anita) · [email protected]
April 10, 2020 at 4:15 PM

This is who we are

AZ06 is strong, our movement is strong. Hi John,Over the last several weeks, our team has made calls to neighbors here in Arizona's 6th Congressional district. No campaign agenda, no script and no asks other than: "How are you and what do you need?" On my calls, I've heard fear an…
Anita Malik · [email protected]
April 7, 2020 at 7:01 PM

On this day to give ...

It is #AZGivesDay Hi John,Today, we honor and support the organizations that protect our vulnerable communities and exist to provide service. Today is Arizona Gives Day. As we face the COVID-19 pandemic, many nonprofits need our help more now than ever. These frontline organizat…
Team Anita · [email protected]
April 6, 2020 at 6:04 PM

We need *all* mail elections

Hi John,We can protect our democracy and save lives. Now, the question is, do our leaders have the political will? Last week, I sat down with Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes to talk about the need to move to a 100% vote by mail here in Arizona and around the country. We took y…
Team Anita · [email protected]
April 2, 2020 at 5:34 PM

Virtual Chat: Join Anita & County Recorder Adrian Fontes tonight

Hi John,As we navigate these times and #StayHome to protect our families and our communities, how do we also protect our democracy? Join our LIVE conversation tonight about how this crisis is impacting our right to vote and what is being done both at the state and federal level.My gu…
Anita HQ · [email protected]
March 31, 2020 at 6:53 PM

Support for families in crisis

Hi John,As our families stay home, as our schools will now remain closed, there is growing concern for children and families at risk in our community. With the stress on families, there is a realistic concern that we may see a rise in abuse and domestic violence.If you are able to do…