For the past four years, the Gilbert Town Council has struggled to balance the budget. The numbers change constantly, but the latest deficit seems to be around $8-10 million after counting reductions already identified.Read more
Five Constitutional Conservatives are lining up to run in the fall elections and they need your help collecting signatures. The candidates are as follows:
Andy Biggs – AZ State Senate
Eddie Farnsworth – AZ State House of Representatives
Warren Petersen – AZ State House of Representatives
Jared Taylor – Gilbert Town Council
Jenn Daniels – Gilbert Town Council
You are invited to the Campaign Kick-Off for Jared Taylor – Candidate for Gilbert Town Council
Host Committee: Councilman Eddie Cook, Councilman Victor Petersen, Bill Norton, Matt Brinton, Tony Frisina, and Dr. Eldon HastingsRead more
Gilbert Watch supports Jared Taylor for Town Council for many reasons.
Jared is one of Gilbert’s most talented and capable citizens. He is a Constitutional scholar, educator, and businessman. Jared spent 6 years with Motorola and 4 with Honeywell in human resources and global staffing operations capacities. Trained in Six Sigma and LEAN methodologies, he used these tools to improve quality and saved millions of dollars at these firms. His organizational efficiency techniques will be critical to Gilbert’s long term strategic goals.
The three at-large members of the Citizens Budget Committee unanimously oppose the Town of Gilbert’s proposed permanent sales tax increase (Proposition 406).
As citizens of the town, we were selected and chartered by the Town Council, to help resolve the town’s budget issues. In this voluntary capacity, we directly supported the Town Council. For 3 months we poured over the budgets and worked with the other citizen sub-committees and Town staff in reviewing hundreds of ideas.Read more
Here’s the difference between Gilbert and Queen Creek: Gilbert possesses a politically active, determined, hard-working, Constitutional conservative citizenry that found ways to cut spending without resorting to slash and burn budget cutting measures. Thus, no lay-offs of public safety employees and no salary cuts.Read more
Why didn’t incumbents Linda Abbott, Dave Crozier and Ben Cooper show up last Tuesday to the Republican Legislative District 22 Gilbert Town Council Candidate Forum? Uncomfortable around real Republicans?Read more
This morning’s headlines read: “Unemployment back up to 9.0%,” “Gas eats 9% of household income,” “Arizona gas prices still on the rise,” and “Renters see sharp rise in rates.” Although all the economic news isn’t this dour, Gilbert citizens should consider this news as we vote.Read more
How many more times must we suffer through these committees that are nothing but a ruse to get a bunch of Gilbert citizens to demand that the Council pass higher taxes on the rest of us? Answer: As long as Linda “Pelosi” Abbott and her band of left-leaning lackeys are in the Council majority.Read more
Eddie Cook, candidate for the Gilbert Town Council, has officially announced key leadership. Tyler Hudgins will be his Campaign Manager and Jared Taylor will be his Campaign Chairman in the upcoming election.Read more