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Thank you for vising my website for my reelection campaign as your State Representative for Legislative District 3.
I ask for your support of my campaign and your vote in the Primary on August 26th and the General Election on November 4th.
BIOGRAPHY OF MACARIO SALDATE IV
Macario was born in Nogales, Arizona, in 1941. Members of his family have lived in Arizona since the Gadsden Purchase in 1835.
He completed all his undergraduate and graduate (Bachelors, Master’s and PhD) work in Education at the University of Arizona and was a professor and administrator from 1972 to 2009. He was the fourth and longest serving (20 years) director of the UA Guadalajara Summer School and founding director of the UA Bilingual Education Programs, and initiated the UA Mexican American Studies and Research Center in 1981.
He served on the Pima Community College District Governing Board from 1973 to 1979 and was elected to the Arizona House of Representatives from Legislative District 27 in 2010. He is ranking member of Higher Education and Workforce Development Committee. He also serves on Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Committee.
Macario was reelected in 2012 to represent Legislative District 3 of Tucson.
He is a member of numerous groups/associations and his hobbies include welding, ironwork and small construction projects. He is committed to the search for common ground and respectful dialogue within the political process with a willingness to consider all sides of an issue.
Macario lives in the Sunset Villa Neighborhood in Tucson.
If you have any questions or would like to make a contribution to my campaign, please contact me at:
Saldate and Amigos
3314 S 12th Ave
Tucson, AZ 85713
PHONE: (520) 336-4939