Mayor Kate Gallego has spent her career working to find solutions to complex problems. Kate’s record of results includes leading the campaign to pass Phoenix’s citywide transportation plan through 2050 and working to ensure equal pay for equal work.

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Team Kate · [email protected]
September 24, 2021 at 12:30 AM

How Phoenix is ending the summer

  Friend,it's hard to believe fall is already here, but thanks to the support of grassroots efforts we're starting the season with our best foot forward. COVID-19 Vaccinations  Safety for every resident remains a top priority for Mayor Kate Gallego. Phoenix is well on its way to emerging …
Team Kate · [email protected]
September 6, 2021 at 5:45 PM

Happy Labor Day!

  Friend, as we enjoy the long weekend, we invite you to join us in celebrating the workers who built this country. Countless Americans have worked toward fairer, more equitable laws and workplaces.  We are proud to stand with workers everywhere and are grateful to the many who have helpe…
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
September 1, 2021 at 1:40 AM

Almost there!

  Friend,  First, I'd like to say thank you. Because of your commitment to this campaign, we are SO CLOSE to reaching our fundraising goal for the month. People strongly support our campaign and are playing their part -- but we still aren't quite where we need to be before our midnight dead…
Kevin, Campaign Manager · [email protected]
August 31, 2021 at 4:05 PM

need your help on this

  Friend,  As Mayor Kate Gallego’s campaign manager, I live and breathe the ins and the outs of this operation. Being immersed in all things Team Gallego has made one thing very clear: August is a big deal for this campaign. We have an ambitious fundraising goal, and we need your help. Can…
Team Kate · [email protected]
August 31, 2021 at 1:00 AM

voting with more than just ballots

  Friend,  New U.S. Census Bureau data has confirmed Phoenix is now the 5th-largest city in the United States!  We have seen the fastest growth of any major U.S. city over the past decade, with more than 163,000 new residents who now call Phoenix home!  People are voting not just with th…
Team Kate · [email protected]
July 31, 2021 at 3:45 PM

Mayor Kate Gallego's biggest wins

  Friend,  You support makes it possible for Mayor Kate Gallego to focus on leading Phoenix into the future as a stronger, smarter, greener city. Here are just a few of the Mayor's biggest wins this year! Thank you, -- Team Kate         Kate Gallego has a long and proven…
Kevin, Campaign Manager · [email protected]
July 30, 2021 at 11:15 PM

Good news and not-so-good news

  Friend, I have good news and some not-so-good news.  First, the good news: President Joe Biden and a bipartisan group of senators announced their agreement on the details of  the Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal. This once-in-a-generation investment in our infrastructure will empower city l…
Team Kate · [email protected]
July 28, 2021 at 1:30 AM

A look at this month: Our July round-up

  Friend,  We’re already over halfway through 2021 -- can you believe it? This month, Mayor Kate Gallego met with President Joe Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris, and Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg — along with local leaders from here in Arizona and nationally — to discuss and…
Team Kate · [email protected]
July 16, 2021 at 9:45 PM

Did you see Mayor Kate Gallego in the news?

  Friend, have you seen the news?  Earlier this week Mayor Kate Gallego joined President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris to discuss the incredible impacts the Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework will have for Phoenix, and across the country.  We are committed to creating a better…
Team Kate · [email protected]
July 13, 2021 at 11:35 PM

BIG news for Arizona

  Friend,  From day one, Mayor Kate Gallego has been a proponent of investing in the infrastructure that Phoenix needs to grow. That's why we're so excited that President Biden and Vice President Harris have announced their support for the Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework.   This histo…
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
July 2, 2021 at 10:36 PM

Look who stopped by Phoenix!

  Friend,  This week, I had the honor of welcoming First Lady Dr. Jill Biden and Second Gentleman Douglas Emhoff to Phoenix -- the last stop on the White House's Vaccine Month of Action Tour.  Vaccines are one of the best protections we have in the fight against COVID-19. That's why the thr…
Team Kate · [email protected]
July 1, 2021 at 1:31 AM

We can do this,friend

    Friend, we only have a few hours left until our midnight deadline.  This is one of the most important fundraising deadlines of the year, and we're still just short of where we need to be. Can we count on you to chip in -- even if it's just a couple of dollars? Thank you!  -- Team …
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
June 30, 2021 at 6:31 PM

Asking for your support

  Friend, tonight is our end-of-quarter fundraising deadline and we're still just a little short of where we need to be.  I'm asking for your support today because the more resources we raise now, the more long-term organizing we’ll be able to achieve — and the easier it will be to get our m…
Kevin Kirchmeier · [email protected]
June 30, 2021 at 1:35 AM

can you help?

  Friend,  When it comes to making meaningful progress for the residents of Phoenix, Mayor Kate Gallego is leading the charge. But she can't do it alone! Will you chip in $10 right now and help us reach our end-of-quarter fundraising goal? Our campaign is only as strong as the people beh…
Team Kate · [email protected]
June 29, 2021 at 12:35 AM

Planning ahead

  Friend, we've been able to celebrate a lot of big wins recently.  Mayor Kate Gallego and the Phoenix City Council recently passed a new city budget that will invest $150 million into new offices and programs that will benefit every resident of Phoenix. Additionally, the council approved a…
Team Kate · [email protected]
June 24, 2021 at 5:01 PM

Last chance: Say NO to the flat tax

  Friend, this may be our last chance to stop the flat tax proposal. Today the Arizona Legislature will be voting on the proposed flat tax that will permanently cut over a billion dollars in state revenues -- which would be a blow to our state's future. Before it's too late, will you once a…
Team Kate · [email protected]
June 22, 2021 at 1:27 AM

More help is on the way

  Friend, although some sectors of our economy are booming, there are still many residents and small businesses that are struggling.  That's why this month Mayor Kate Gallego and the Phoenix City Council approved a spending plan for the funds provided by the American Rescue Plan with a 'Peop…
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
June 20, 2021 at 4:05 PM

Happy Father's Day!

  Friend, Happy Father's Day! I will always be grateful for the love, support, and confidence my own father instilled in me.  When asked, "Did you know your daughter would become Mayor of Phoenix?" my dad answered, "It never crossed my mind that she couldn't be Mayor of Phoenix."  To all…
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
June 5, 2021 at 6:01 PM

Happy Pride Month!

Happy Pride Month, Friend! I’ve declared June 'Pride Month' in the City of Phoenix as we celebrate the equality movement and the many community leaders and organizers who have stood up and fought for the dignity, equality, and legal rights of LGBTQ+ Americans. I am proud to have the privil…
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
May 30, 2021 at 4:30 PM

It's a marathon, not a sprint

Friend, our campaign is only as strong as the people behind it, and I’m so thankful for the support you’ve shown us thus far. If there's one thing I’ve learned during my time as mayor, it’s that this work is a marathon, not a sprint. Phoenix is poised to emerge from the pandemic stronger than…
Kevin, Campaign Manager · [email protected]
May 29, 2021 at 6:45 PM

will you help us build for the future?

Friend, this weekend marks the end of another month, which also means the end of another fundraising deadline. No matter the year, we're committed to Mayor Kate Gallego's vision of a better and brighter future for every Phoenician. That's why I'm asking for your help in meeting this deadline. …
Team Kate · [email protected]
May 27, 2021 at 12:05 AM

'NO' to AZ Flat Tax (Sign on!)

Friend, Gov. Doug Ducey and the Arizona Legislature are determined to pass their flat tax proposal -- regardless of the devastating consequences for Arizona's cities. Phoenix alone stands to lose more than $80 million in funds for vital city services. Take Action | Add Your Name To Tell Gov. …
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
May 25, 2021 at 10:43 PM

Tell Gov. Ducey & AZ Legislature: NO Flat Tax

Friend, The Arizona Legislature is poised to permanently cut over a billion dollars in state revenues -- which would be a devastating blow to cities, including Phoenix. Arizona voters know that the proposed flat tax would gut funding to vital services when we need it most and lead our state d…
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
May 25, 2021 at 1:05 AM

Good news

Friend, I am pleased to let you know that the new Phoenix city budget has passed the first major hurdle!  Thank you to those who signed our petition in support of the new budget and the new offices and programs the surplus will create. Because of your support, Phoenix is one step closer to…
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
May 18, 2021 at 5:30 PM

Will you support our new budget?

Friend, As we emerge from the pandemic, I want you to know that you can expect real progress on programs and offices that will change our lives for the better and make us a smarter, stronger and greener city. The new budget proposal for the 2022 fiscal year is expecting a $153 million surplus…
Team Kate · [email protected]
May 18, 2021 at 1:05 AM

A smarter and greener Phoenix with your support

Friend, Mayor Kate Gallego and our team have been working day in and day out to help Phoenix emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic as a stronger, smarter and greener city. The Phoenix city budget has a surplus of $150 million for the fiscal year 2022 that will allow Mayor Kate Gallego and City Cou…
Team Kate · [email protected]
May 12, 2021 at 7:05 PM

Mayor Kate Gallego is Mom of the Year

Friend, it's not a secret -- moms get stuff done! That's why we're so excited to share with you that Valle del Sol has named Mayor Kate Gallego a 2021 Mom of the Year!    Each year, Valle del Sol's Mom of the Year event honors women of diverse backgrounds for service to the community and f…
Team Kate · [email protected]
May 9, 2021 at 4:00 PM

Happy Mother's Day

  Friend, today we celebrate our exceptional, hard-working moms and mother figures who enrich our lives and communities around us. It's been a difficult year for many, and we also pause today to remember the moms who are no longer with us. May we never forget their help in making us who we …
Team Kate · [email protected]
April 23, 2021 at 8:25 PM

When women run, they win

  Friend, we've got some pretty big news -- Phoenix saw 5 women sworn into office on Monday and is the largest city in the country with a female-majority city council and mayor! Check out this headline form the Copper Courier:   This is a historic victory, one that silences the doubt tha…
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
April 22, 2021 at 10:45 PM

Thank you for showing up every time

  Just a few days ago, I had the honor of being sworn in for my first four year term as Mayor of the City of Phoenix.   Thank you for all that you have invested into our campaign and our city. In just two years, we have achieved incredible accomplishments together.   Now, we must look …
Team Kate · [email protected]
April 18, 2021 at 11:45 PM

Tomorrow is Inauguration Day!

  Inauguration Day is almost here! Tomorrow will be a day of celebration as we mark tremendous progress and look ahead to the future. Until then, we invite you to enjoy these snap shots of our campaign over these last two years:  Our volunteers making sure every Phoenician gets out to v…
Team Kate Gallego · [email protected]
April 17, 2021 at 5:10 PM

celebrating the future of Phoenix

  Friend, Inauguration Day is this Monday, have you RSVP'd for the live steam link yet?  No one could have predicted the turn of events and the challenges we have faced to get here -- but Monday morning we're taking the opportunity to celebrate the successes and the future of Phoenix. Succes…
Team Kate · [email protected]
April 15, 2021 at 6:45 PM

Counting down to Inauguration

  Friend, in spite of everything the last two years have thrown at us -- our city has made tremendous progress. This week, we want to highlight some of that progress leading up to Monday's Inauguration Day:  In response to the COVID-19 pandemic Phoenix City Council: Allocated more than …
Team Kate · [email protected]
April 6, 2021 at 4:30 PM

You're invited!

  Will we see you there?  Thank you, -- Team Kate        Kate Gallego has a long and proven track record of winning decisive victories for the residents of Phoenix. Mayor of the fastest growing city in the nation, she is passionate about creating a Phoenix that leads in jo…
Team Kate · [email protected]
April 1, 2021 at 1:35 AM

we're counting on you

Friend, In just a few hours, we'll be closing the books on the first quarter of 2021. Because our campaign runs on the power of small-dollar grassroots donations, we're counting on you to help us crush this deadline. You can count on your contribution being put to work straight away as we pl…
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
March 31, 2021 at 5:35 PM

getting zoom bombed by your 4 year old

Friend,  Being a mom in a pandemic has presented many unique challenges. My son, Michael, now knows how to Zoom bomb. In all seriousness, the pandemic has highlighted the amazing ability parents have to adapt to any situation when it comes to ensuring a bright future for our families. Ensu…
Team Kate Gallego · [email protected]
March 30, 2021 at 7:15 PM

Thousands of jobs are on the way

  Friend, the ongoing pandemic has generated a lot of speculation about what the future of our workforce looks like in Phoenix. That's why we are so excited that after years of negotiating and planning, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Corp. (TSMC) has given us the answer: higher wages and …
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
March 21, 2021 at 5:15 PM

Reflecting on two years as Mayor

Friend,  Today marks two years since I was sworn in as Mayor of Phoenix. I'd like to first and foremost say 'thank you' for being part of our grassroots campaign. No one could have predicted the turn of events and the challenges we have faced to get here -- but I am incredibly proud of all …
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
January 31, 2021 at 6:45 PM

Will you pitch in?

  Friend, tonight at midnight is our first fundraising deadline of the year.  Our biggest strength as a campaign is our ability to quickly adapt and overcome any challenge before us, and I know that tonight's deadline is no different. If everyone reading this email pitches in just a few dolla…
Kevin, Campaign Manager · [email protected]
January 30, 2021 at 6:30 PM

asking for your help

  This month was a historic one, friend. We've sworn in our new president and our nation's first woman vice president. We're returning to the use of science and data to make informed public policy decisions and are making progress toward confronting the COVID pandemic. While the next few year…
Team Kate · [email protected]
January 29, 2021 at 12:49 AM

Mayor Kate Gallego joins Board of Democratic Mayors

This week, Democratic Mayors President Eric Garcetti appointed Mayor Kate Gallego to the Democratic Mayors Board! The National Conference of Democratic Mayors represents mayors across the country who have a common vision for progress and inclusive growth in their communities. Dedicated mayor…
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
January 22, 2021 at 7:04 PM

We are making history

This week, our country broke a glass ceiling and made history.  Arizona voted blue for the first time in a generation -- due in great part to many people who worked for years to get to this week's result. President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris took their oaths and will usher in…
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
December 31, 2020 at 4:01 PM

You are our biggest strength

  I hope you had a happy holiday, friend. Michael and I were able to enjoy some fun quality time at home together and are looking forward to the possibilities of the new year. Before we can truly say goodbye to 2020, we have one last hurdle to overcome: our final fundraising deadline of the ye…
Team Kate · [email protected]
December 30, 2020 at 7:34 PM

One last favor before the year ends

Friend, we know that you're probably getting ready to finally say goodbye to 2020 -- we are too!  But before we close the book on this year, we need to ask for your support one last time. Our final fundraising deadline of the year is tomorrow and we're still short of our goal. Will you help Te…
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
December 23, 2020 at 4:00 PM

2021 is just around the corner

  Friend, happy holidays to you and yours!  Our celebrations will undoubtedly look different this year, but wherever you are, I hope you feel the love of friends and family. Even after this tough year, there is still much to be appreciated this holiday season. I am grateful for you and your …
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
November 5, 2020 at 11:23 PM

I am honored

Friend, I am honored that you've again put your trust in me. When I first decided to run for mayor, I looked at other mayors from around the country. I quickly realized my background wasn't like many others -- I'd be the youngest big city mayor and a mom of a young son. Together, we have broken…
Kevin, Campaign Manager · [email protected]
November 3, 2020 at 10:35 PM

This is it!

  Friend, I want to let you know how proud I am of this team. We've overcome every challenge we've faced and kept our heads held high as today drew closer and closer. Now, on Election Day, I want you to know that you can still help our grassroots campaign. If you have not yet voted, please cl…
Mayor Kate Gallego · [email protected]
November 2, 2020 at 8:44 PM

My reason for voting

  Friend, as we begin the final days of campaigning, I wanted to check in with you. I know this year has been nothing short of challenging, but witnessing the strength of our communities when we come together to fight for our values gives me an incredible sense of hope. The reason I am voting …
Team Kate · [email protected]
October 31, 2020 at 1:18 AM

This is our last weekend

  Friend, this is our last weekend to get out the vote for Mayor Kate Gallego's re-election campaign!  There are still thousands of Phoenicians who have yet to cast their ballot -- this is our final chance to reach them! Will you chip in and help us do it? We are so close to the finish line…
Team Kate · [email protected]
October 29, 2020 at 2:40 AM

It's too late to mail your ballot

  Reminder -- yesterday was the last day to mail back early ballots. Every single vote in Arizona is important. Now is not the time to let up or take anything for granted. If you still need to cast your ballot, find your ballot drop off or polling location by clicking here >>> It is …