Matt Heinz is a medical doctor who works as a hospitalist at Tucson Medical Center. He represents District 2 on the Pima County Board of Supervisors and was a member of the Arizona House of Representatives from 2009-2013. He is also a former official in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
While serving as openly gay members of the Arizona House of Representatives, we were both confronted with — and voted against — homophobic bills routinely introduce by far right-wing members of the Republican Party. Public opinion has shifted substantially since our years in the legislature, and we hoped these attacks on the LGBTQ+ community were […]