/ Modified jul 2, 2021 4:16 p.m.

State Representative Lieberman joins race for governor

The Phoenix area Democrat joins a growing field.

Aaron Lieberman for Gov State Rep. Aaron Lieberman entered the Democratic gubernatorial primary in June 2021.
Lieberman for Governor campaign

Aaron Lieberman is joining the Democratic primary for governor. The two-term state representative from Paradise Valley announced his run in a campaign video.

He said Arizona has to try “new approaches to education, to health care, to ensuring that we have clean air and water, and a booming economy that will help every Arizonan be successful.”

Lieberman was a Head Start teacher and helped found Jumpstart, a nonprofit that works with preschools.

He is the third Democrat to enter the race for governor. Five Republicans are also running to replace Governor Doug Ducey who is termed out of office.

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