Feathered Bastard

Paula Pennypacker Gives GOPer John Kavanagh Hell in Flaming Red LD 23

Keeping Kav on his toes: Pennypacker's cable TV spot...

In spite of a more than two-to-one registration advantage for tuskers in Legislative District 23, Republican-turned-Democrat Paula Pennypacker's been all over GOPer John Kavanagh like white on rice in the general election contest for the district's open state Senate seat.

Pennypacker was on fire during a recent Clean Elections debate, calling out the veteran state representative on a host of issues, from his support for the private prison industry to his backing of anti-gay state Senate Bill 1062 to state Republicans' poor record on the economy and education.

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Stephen is a former staff writer and columnist at Phoenix New Times.
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