Native resident District 23 for 51 years. Established
businesswoman, humanitarian, energetic mother of two,
grandmother, married to Jim McGuire 35 years. Born in
Ray-Sonora, gained hardworking values in multi-ethnic
mining community. Graduated Ray District High.
Community college District 23. Professional certifications
in worldwide travel industry. Sheriff Posse member and
Copper Basin 2004 Citizen of the Year. Salvation Army's
Leadership Award for distinguished service as Copper Basin
Extension Unit Director 15 years. Copper Basin
Chamber member; served Board of Directors 4 yrs. Barbara
established and coordinates Christmas Angel Tree and
Youth Camp programs for underprivileged past 8 years.
Barbara believes in: Workers rights to bargain collectively.
Decent minimum wage. Equal pay for equal work for all.
No discrimination. Family values. Protect jobs against
illegal immigration. Border control. Fair compensation for
teachers. Educate students to compete globally. Fairly
compensated State employees. Support police and military.
Strengthen and improve Arizona's health care system.
A balance between jobs and the environment. Quality elder
care. Barbara insists on efficiency, accountability and
responsiveness in a government which serves
Endorsements received: Arizona Correctional Peace
Offcers Association, United Steel Workers of America and
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September 12, "Vote Barbara McGuire!"