STATE CAPITOL, Phoenix – The Senate will convene an informal session on Wednesday, November 10 at 10 a.m. in order to administer the Oath of Office to Maria Garcia for the remainder of the late Sen. Jorge Luis Garcia’s term in Legislative District 27.
Following the administration of the Oath, the Senate will hold a commemoration ceremony in honor of the life and contributions of Senator Jorge Luis Garcia.
“Senator Garcia was a staunch advocate for Arizonans and he will be deeply missed by many,” said Rios. “We are honored to have Maria Garcia with us and welcome her to the Senate.”
Maria Garcia was appointed by the Pima County Board of Supervisors to fill out the remainder of her late husband’s term. They were married for 37 years.