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Captain Mark Kelly #ProjectGuardrail
Martha McSally #ProjectGuardrail

Mark Kelly (D-AZ)

Martha McSally (R-AZ)

Project Guardrail: Arizona 2020

Democratic candidate Mark Kelly is leading Republican Sen. Martha McSally among Arizona voters, according to recent polling. Kelly, a former astronaut and U.S. Navy captain, now has a double digit lead over the incumbent Republican.  The race remains fluid but Kelly is continuing to expand his consistent lead over McSally.
Kelly is married to former Rep. Gabby Giffords (D-Ariz.), who has been a prominent gun safety advocate since retiring from Congress after surviving an assassination attempt in 2012.  TakeItBack.Org had the opportunity last November to host a very successful fundraiser and we are certainly committed to providing ongoing support to ensure Mark Kelly wins this November.

Democrats are looking to flip at least four Senate seats in 2020 to take control of the upper chamber. McSally is one of the most vulnerable targets. The Cook Political report ranks the race as a “Leans-D.” 


47 Democrats

Leans D

We are all in for Mark Kelly!

Key Target Counties:




Arizona Senate Election

How we elect Mark Kelly: duplicate 2018

In 2018, Sinema outperformed Hillary Clinton’s narrow defeat in 2016 by 6 percentage points Sinema also carried Maricopa County outright — a notable feat for Democrats and a key indicator of statewide competitiveness. Here are approximately four trends which highlight how Sinema broke through in 2018, and represent the key areas we must focus on to elect Captain Kelly in 2020:


  1. First, Sinema banked a significant number of votes in the last two weeks of early/ absentee voting.

  2. Second, among voters of color and Latina voters in particular, turnout rates and support levels in 2018 were closer to presidential election levels than prior midterms like 2014.

  3. Third, Sinema substantially increased the Democratic margin with urban and suburban voters while moderately increasing support among white rural voters.

  4. Finally, she managed to persuade a significant share of 2016 third-party voters who voted in 2018.

  5. The Arizona Democratic Party is working to help do all of that and more. (You can learn more about their efforts by clicking👉HERE)


Mark Kelly is on track to do just that, but not without your help. Arizona came down to the wire in 2018 and surely will again in 2020.

 Our Plan

We have a leading edge digital campaign program and a COVID-19 'virtual' boots on the ground strategy that we will deploy to key U.S. Senate and battleground states with your support. Click HERE to donate right now.

Dominate Healthcare: 

Martha McSally has an atrocious record on healthcare including voting to end Medicaid Expansion and protections for 2,802,00 Arizonans with pre-existing-conditions.

Fight Voter Suppression: 

Donald Trump and his party will do everything they can to prevent our people from showing up so we're supporting the Arizona and Maricopa Democratic Party's aggressive turnout operation.

Secure the Vote: 

We used artificial intelligence to develop a comprehensive support system for vote-by-mail and absentee programs in Arizona.

 Get involved right now!

Please make a DONATION right now to support Mark Kelly and an Arizona victory this November, then increase your impact 3x by sharing this page with family and friends.


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Project Guardrail TakeItBack .Org Official Report

Official Reports:

Click HERE to access our state-by-state strategic reports:

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Additional Resources

Here are a few more ways you can make an impact in Arizona...


Turn out the vote!

(Donate to the Arizona Democratic Party)

Donate to the Arizona Democratic Party!

The Arizona Democratic Party Voter Turnout Program has a proven record in turning out the vote in close elections in Arizona. Most recently their efforts included flipping Maricopa county and electing US Senator Kyrsten Sinema in 2018. Their program is aggressive with a key focus on turning out the vote amongst the state's urban latina and suburban female demographics.

Donate via Act Blue: 

Click HERE to Donate


2910 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85012

AZ DEMS Number: 

(406) 442-9520

Food for Peace Arizona

U.S. Senator George McGovern (D-SD) was a passionate advocate for the poor and most vulnerable among us. George was appointed by President Kennedy to run his Food for Peace initiative where he founded the World Food Programme in 1962. We admire George for his commitment to feed the hungry. Please make a gift to an Arizona food bank in his honor:

Saint Mary's Food Bank: 

Click HERE to Donate

Saint Marys Food Bank: 

2831 N. 31st Avenue
Phoenix, 85009

Saint Mary's Food Bank Number: 

(602) 242-3663

US Senator George McGovern

Senator George McGovern

(First Director, Food for Peace Program)

“Guardrail |ˈgärdˌrāl| noun:  a strong fence at the side of a road or in the middle of an expressway, intended to reduce the risk of serious accidents...”

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