Associated Press Arizona Daybook for Thursday, June 5.
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10 a.m. Phoenix City Councilman Daniel Valenzuela, who has joined Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton in launching the FitPHX initiative will walk the Sky Harbor Fitness Trail with media. Here is a link to additional information about the trail: http://www.skyharbor.com/pressreleases/JustGotHealthier.html . Meet no later than 9:45 a.m. for an escort through security.
Location: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport - Terminal 4 - meet outside the A security checkpoint
Contacts: Julie Rodriguez, 602-273-4303
10-10:30 a.m. Randy Camacho, a candidate for United States Congress in Arizona’s 7th District, will formally begin his campaign.
Location: 91st Ave & McKinley Street in Tolleson
Contacts: Jerry Duff, 602.689.8310 ? firstname.lastname@example.org
12:30 p.m. Media availability with VA Secretary Sloan Gibson. It is Gibson’s first visit since taking over as secretary. He will be meeting with members of the Arizona congressional delegation, veterans and medical care staff. Media should arrive at Noon for pre-set (local time).
Location: Carl T. Hayden VA Medical Center, 650 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix
Contacts: Scott McRoberts: (602) 222-2667, Scott.McRoberts@va.gov; Jean Schafer: (602) 277-5551, Jean.Schaefer@va.gov; Victoria Dillon: Victoria.Dillon@va.gov
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