June 15, 2022
Today, the Karrin for Arizona campaign is pleased to announce Corporation Commission Chairwoman Lea Marquez Peterson has endorsed Karrin Taylor Robson for Governor. Marquez Peterson was first elected to the Corporation Commission in 2020 after being appointed to the Commission in 2019 by Governor Doug Ducey, making her the first Latina to serve in statewide office in Arizona. While chairing the Commission as one of three Republican Commissioners, Marquez Peterson advocates for Arizona families by holding utilities accountable and rates affordable.
“From my experience leading the Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and chairing the Arizona Corporation Commission, I know that Arizona needs a governor who can continue our state’s record economic growth,” Chairwoman Marquez Peterson said. “Karrin Taylor Robson is the only candidate for Arizona governor who’s built a business and has what it takes to lead our state to a brighter and more prosperous future.
“I am honored to receive Chairwoman Marquez Peterson’s support,” Taylor Robson said. “As a fellow businesswoman, Chairwoman Marquez Peterson knows how to make tough decisions and as Governor, I look forward to fighting alongside her for Arizona families.