Conservative Leaders Team With Successful Small Businessman
To Protect Arizona’s Families, Taxpayers, and Economy
(April 18, 2016) – State Representatives Eddie Farnsworth and Warren Petersen announced that they will be
running as a team with Arizona businessman Travis Grantham in the 2016 Republican Primary.
Farnsworth is a longtime legislator running for re-election to the State House while his seatmate, Warren
Petersen, is running for the State Senate seat being vacated by Senate President Andy Biggs, who is running for
the U.S. Congress. Grantham will be running for the 2nd House seat in LD12.
“It is an honor to have the support of two proven conservative leaders like Eddie and Warren.” said Travis
Grantham. “They have been very successful for our district and our state, so having them endorse my
campaign and work with me means a lot to me.”
Farnsworth and Petersen are both award-winning legislators who have earned acclaim from taxpayer and
family groups alike. They have both played key roles in balancing Arizona’s budget, adding hundreds of
millions of dollars to local education, and bringing economic growth and jobs to the East Valley.
Grantham is a 3rd-generation Arizonan who currently holds the rank of Major and is serving as an Aircraft
Commander and Instructor Pilot in the Arizona Air National Guard. He is also a Partner and serves as the Chief
Operations Officer for International Air Response (IAR).
The Republican Primary will be held August 30th, 2016.