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Daniel Scarpinato

Daniel Scarpinato
National Press Secretary

Daniel Scarpinato has served as National Press Secretary at the NRCC since January 2013. A native Arizonan, Scarpinato started his career as a reporter for the Arizona Daily Star, and later served as editor of the politically influential Yellow Sheet Report. After making the leap to politics, Daniel worked on a number of congressional and local races, served as Director of Communications for the Republican Majority in the Arizona House of Representatives, and in the 2012 election cycle, Scarpinato oversaw communications for all House races in the western region of the United States. Scarpinato has appeared on Fox News, CNN, NPR and various national radio programs.

NRCC COMMENT: “Ann Kirkpatrick’s spending habits in Washington are out-of-control and out-of-touch with rural Arizona. Andy Tobin will fight to balance the budget and cut debt, just like he did in Arizona.” – NRCC Spokesman Daniel Scarpinato ANNCR: What’s the problem with Ann Kirkpatrick? She spends too much money. Kirkpatrick voted for Obama’s trillion dollar ...
NRCC COMMENT: “Ron Barber voted for Nancy Pelosi and opposed measures that would keep Arizonans safe. Southern Arizona is less secure because of Barber’s continued support for Pelosi’s policies. It’s time for Barber to start putting Arizona first, instead of putting Pelosi first.” ANNCR: Southern Arizona needs someone who will fight for us. Gabby Giffords ...
NRCC COMMENT: “Arizonans are worried about their security, but Ann Kirkpatrick is voting with Nancy Pelosi against keeping them safe. Kirkpatrick votes the party line, and puts Arizonans’ safety at risk by opposing border security measures and National Guard on the border.” ANNCR: Evil Forces around the world want to harm Americans every day. They’re ...
Ann Kirkpatrick provided a very honest and revealing moment in last night’s debate, admitting that she does NOT support lowering taxes. Asked if she agree in lowering taxes to stimulate the economy, Kirkpatrick stated: “I do not agree.” Ann Kirkpatrick really is President Obama’s biggest supporter in Arizona. Kirkpatrick wants Arizona families to pay for ...
This evening, Andy Tobin and Ann Kirkpatrick will debate on Arizona Horizon. **Kirkpatrick refused to attend this same debate two years ago, so it’s nice to see her finally come out of hiding. Let’s hope she doesn’t walk out in the middle of it. Here’s some burning questions for Obama’s biggest supporter in Arizona: Why ...
Good Morning - Today, the NRCC launched a brand new ad in Arizona’s First Congressional District – our third ad so far against Ann Kirkpatrick. This comes as the NRCC has amped up our television presence in the district by $1.25 million – with a total commitment of more than $3 million through Election Day. ...
The NRCC is up with a new ad in Arizona’s First Congressional District hitting Ann Kirkpatrick on voting for the trillion dollar stimulus that created jobs in China, while EPA regulations threaten jobs in Arizona at the Navajo Generating Station and the Coronado Generating Station. Watch it HERE Please consider the following quote as you ...