PPAA Endorses David Schapira for State Senate

Editor’s Note: To learn about Planned Parenthood Arizona’s involvement with sex education curricula at Tempe Union High School District, please read this Q&A with Jodi Liggett, PPAZ’s director of public policy.

schapiraPlaned Parenthood Advocates of Arizona has endorsed David Schapira for State Senate in Legislative District 17.  District 17, which covers a large portion of Tempe and a portion of South Scottsdale, is being labeled a “swing district” and thus, voter turn-out and support for David Schapira is critical.

A native Arizonan and state legislator since 2006, David Schapira is a former high school teacher and current member of the Political Science faculty at ASU. Along with his wife, Rosemary, he serves as the owner of DevilDash.com, a care package delivery service that caters to area college students.

A student of Arizona State University and Northern Arizona University, Schapira received his Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from The George Washington University in 2001.  He previously served as an aide to Senator Tom Daschle and campaign manager for Terry Goddard’s 2002 run for Arizona Attorney General. Continue reading