Ann Kirkpatrick represents Arizona’s Second District in the US House of Representatives. She ran unsuccessfully against the late John McCain to represent the state in the Senate in 2016.
Rep. Kirkpatrick worked as a prosecutor, starting her career in the Pima County Attorney’s office, before going on to serve in Congress.
As a member of the Appropriations Committee, she has crafted a legislative agenda driven by the needs of her constituents. With a focus on accessible healthcare, affordable higher education, building a robust infrastructure, addressing climate change, and advocating for the district’s competitive defense industry, she has prioritized bipartisan reforms that directly impact the families, businesses and communities she is honored to represent.
She and her husband live in Tucson and spend their free time babysitting their three energetic grandchildren.
Outcome: Lost general election to John McCain