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Carter Joins ‘Tech Ten’

ARIZONA TECHNOLOGY COUNCIL NAMES HEATHER CARTER AS ONE OF 2017 “TECH TEN” LEGISLATORS — Representative Heather Carter was honored for […]

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That’s the number of women who will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime according to the American Cancer […]

Caring for Older Arizonans

One of my areas of focus at the Arizona Capitol is advocating for compassionate, commonsense solutions so Arizona seniors can […]

Have you heard?

Many of you have already asked but I wanted to let you know officially, I have decided to run for […]

Happy Independence Day! 🇺🇸

On Tuesday, we celebrate America’s Independence Day. Two hundred and forty one years ago a group of colonies dared to […]

Community-Based Lawmaking

One of the core functions of government is to keep our communities safe. This year I sponsored and championed HB2133 […]

2016 Legislative Wrap Up

Over this past weekend, the Arizona Legislature adjourned the 2016 legislative session! I am proud to report we enacted both […]

Carter asks Arizonans to prioritize health care and education sectors for economic revitalization

Rep. Heather Carter (R-Cave Creek) champions a three-part holistic approach for Arizona: the importance of health care for Arizona’s economy, […]

Back to school!

It’s back to school for many schools in the valley this month and I wish success for all our students […]

Politics Unplugged: Heather Carter

azfamily.com 3TV | Phoenix Breaking News, Weather, Sport Heather Carter appeared on Politics Unplugged Sunday to explain the benefits of […]

Governor Proclaims November Arizona Family Caregiver Month, Fearless Caregiver Event Shows Us Why

Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) November 08, 2014 Area Agency on Aging, Region One and Today’s Caregiver magazine, (Caregiver.com), are honored that […]

American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network recognizes Heather Carter

Friends, Earlier today I was honored to receive the 2014 National Distinguished Advocacy Award from the American Cancer Society Cancer […]

I’m honored to represent you for two more years

Thank you so much for your help and support. As you know by now, our campaign was once again overwhelmingly […]

Broad Support for Heather Carter

Friends, Friday is the last day to request an early ballot for the Primary Election. This race will be decided […]

Heather Carter – The experienced choice for state representative

As your state representative, I have championed conservative issues that are most important to you. Since being elected, I have […]

Three Maricopa County Officials Endorse Heather Carter

Friends, Today, I am honored to earn the endorsements of three outstanding Maricopa County officials; Supervisor Steve Chucri, Supervisor Andy […]

Three Phoenix City Council Members Endorsed My Campaign

Friends, I am honored to announce the endorsements of three Phoenix City Council Members. Vice Mayor Jim Waring, Councilman Bill […]

Governor Brewer Endorses Heather Carter

Friends, I’m tremendously honored to announce Governor Brewer has endorsed my reelection campaign. Together, we have worked to create sensible, […]

I voted to LOWER your taxes

Friends, As you have no doubt noticed, there is an Independent Expenditure group who has decorated our district with political […]

Reward legislative courage: Re-elect the brave

Editorial board, The Republic | azcentral.com Voters often say they want legislators who will show courage by putting the public […]

Disparities in cancer treatment costs shouldn’t determine patient care

Yesterday, at Virginia G. Piper Cancer Center at Scottsdale Healthcare, we celebrated Governor Brewer signing my cost-parity bill for oral […]

Two big endorsements from the business community

Two of the largest business organizations in the state have endorsed my campaign for the House of Representatives – the […]

Heather Carter files over 1600 petitions

Today, the campaign for Heather Carter filed over 1600 signatures, reaching a critical milestone by filing the maximum number of […]

Arizona newborn screening

Hello friends, family and supporters, I am pleased to report that a bill I sponsored (HB2491) to expand Arizona’s newborn […]

Arizona adds heart defects to newborn screening panel

Michelle Ye Hee Lee, The Republic | azcentral.com Hospitals will be required to test babies for heart defects, report results […]

Bill allowing optometrists to prescribe draws flak

PHOENIX (AP) — Some Arizona lawmakers and physicians are raising a red flag about a bill that would allow optometrists […]

Ariz. House rejects HB 2291

Mary Jo Pitzl, The Republic Calling it a “step too far,” lawmakers in the Arizona House of Representatives rejected a […]

Heather Carter – Legislative Day At AZ Capitol

The Arizona Automatic Merchandising Council (AAMC) hosted a legislative day at the state capitol in Phoenix, Ariz. AAMC members proactively […]

Our View: Heather Carter Representing her district

If Sierra Vista charter schools continue to receive special state funding, one significant reason will be due to the efforts of State Rep. Heather Carter, R-Cave Creek. After the Senate Appropriations Committee passed SB1494 on Tuesday — a bill to prevent charter schools from having access to both state shared K-12 and special charter school funds — Carter prepared an amendment to remove the legislation and headed an effort to hold up House approval of the state budget.

Education Committee approves HB2605

HB2605, A bill aimed at providing Arizona teachers suicide prevention training was unanimously approved Thursday in the Senate Education Committee.

Lawmakers take fight against suicide to the classroom

PHOENIX – Some state lawmakers are taking the fight against teenage suicide to the classroom. They want to pass a […]

Who scored and who got singed — or even scorched?

Arizona Repubic editorial, 3/1/14, Page B11 Winners and Losers Gov. Jan Brewer saved the Legislature from itself, vetoing Senate Bill […]

Personal Statement: SB 1062

Discrimination, in any form, at any time, against any person is never ok. My vote on SB 1062 was not […]

Friends, Family and Supporters

Who hasn't been touched in some way by cancer during their life? It's a horrible, debilitating disease that strikes indiscriminately and all too often isn't detected in its early stages, meaning time may be running short for cancer victims.

Carter: Economic Stability and Education Are Key

With the Second Regular Session of Arizona’s 51st Legislature less than a month away, we asked for perspective from Rep. […]

Confronting a 21st Brighter Future Century Challenge: New Academic Standards Drive Arizona to a Brighter Future

For Arizona’s economy to create and sustain high-growth, high-wage jobs, our education system must develop students whose skills thrive in […]

Arizona Tech Council, Commerce Authority name top legislators for tech

The Arizona Technology Council and the Arizona Commerce Authority have honored 12 of the top legislators who embrace technology and help strengthen […]

This is why I love serving…

That is the idea behind the state’s Freedom to Work program, run by the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System, the state’s Medicaid program. It allows people who receive federal disability benefits — a monthly check and health-care benefits — to start or continue work without losing those benefits.

Arizona SciTech Festival

Hundreds of the state’s business, science and education leaders will gather in Scottsdale for the Second Annual Arizona SciTech Festival […]