The Republican Ruben Gallego of Phoenix has also announced he will be running in the Senate campaign.
The announcement also specifies the platform Kelly will run on, with major tenets of that platform including affordable healthcare, the stagnation of wages, job growth and climate change. "Partisanship and polarization and gerrymandering and corporate money have ruined our politics and it's divided us", he said.
JACK SWIGERT - Swigert is the man responsible for one of the most famous lines in NASA history: "Houston, we've had a problem here".
Kelly, a Democrat, is challenging Senator Martha McSally, R, who was appointed late last year by Arizona Governor Doug Ducey, a Republican, to the seat long held by former senator John McCain, R. McCain died last year after a battle with brain cancer. He flew 39 combat missions in Operation Desert Storm from 1990 to 1991. He highlighted his career as an astronaut in the video and said, "We've seen this retreat from science and data and facts and if we don't take these issues seriously we can't solve these problems". A special election is slated to be held in 2020 to determine who will take the veteran senator's seat. The seat will be on the ballot again in 2022 for a full six-year term.
Democrats are eagerly watching the Arizona contest, having already defeated Ms McSally.
While everyone is starting to think about the 2020 presidential race and consider what the Democratic candidates are proposing to do if they win, there's an unspoken presumption behind their ambitious plans, that they would actually stand some chance of passing through Congress. I learned a lot from being a pilot in the Navy.
He flew four space missions over 10 years and commanded the Space Shuttle Endeavour in 2011. Kelly and Giffords have since been vocal advocates for gun control.
They shifted their focus to state legislatures in recent years, helping to strengthen background checks and domestic violence protections.
Giffords was severely wounded in a mass shooting on 8 January 2011, at a meet-and-greet event outside a grocery store in Tucson.
"I thought that I had the risky job". He frames his campaign as a team effort with Giffords.
McSally is a former congresswoman whose appointment to McCain's seat came after she narrowly lost a Senate race previous year to Democrat Kyrsten Sinema. Jon Kyl, resigned after only a few months in office.
Arizona has been a longstanding Republican stronghold, but a growing Latino population and frustration among women with Trump have helped Democrats make inroads.
A child of two former police officers, Kelly is an engineer by training as well as a retired NASA astronaut and U.S. Navy captain.
Mark Kelly, a former NASA astronaut, has announced his intentions to run for the United States Senate.
Even last Friday night, Villa looked down and out against Sheffield United when 3-0 down with eight minutes of regular time to go. If they are going to win the league they need to maintain that standard every week because they can't afford to make mistakes.
It won't be easy for Toronto to land Ellington given the amount of teams coveting a player with his particular skillset, though. Valanciunas hasn't played in almost two months after suffering a dislocated thumb, but is ready to return to the lineup.
The Barcelona superstar suffered a thigh injury Saturday in the draw with Valencia but he practiced with his teammates Tuesday. The 18-year-old Brazilian has added flair to the attack. " Real Madrid usually play well at the Camp Nou ", Valverde said.
President Donald Trump has scrapped Obama's plan, which imposed emissions limits on coal-fired power plants, as a job-killer. Pelosi has long championed stronger environmental rules, and described climate change as her "flagship" political issue.
But when talking about it after the game, Ingram didn't seem too phased by it, stating, "I still made [both] free throws". Wright said: "It would be the right thing for the Lakers to trade the future for a 25-year-old superstar Anthony Davis ".
The BBC's Jonathan Head in Bangkok said Al-Araibi arrived at court in leg shackles, shouting: "Please don't send me to Bahrain". Bahrain, a Gulf monarchy that is home to the US Fifth Fleet naval base, has a Shiite majority but is ruled by a Sunni monarchy.
Greece and the former Yugoslav province - independent since 1991 - struck the historic agreement last summer. In ancient times it was the cradle of Alexander the Great's empire, a source of intense pride for Greeks.
Based on the in-game countdown, it looks like the Marshmello Showtime Challenges will be available until the end of Saturday. On top of that, Marshmello's actual website lists him as playing at Pleasant Park , so I'd say it's a fairly sure thing.
Serial killer Bruce McArthur was sentenced to 25 years in prison, and will be eligible to apply for parole after that. But as his court case came to a close, the motivation of McArthur , a 67-year-old landscaper, remained unknown.
Russia, Belarus, Bolivia, Iran, China, Cuba, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Syria and Turkey stood up for Maduro's support. At the same time, the Trump administration is readying further possible sanctions on Venezuela, the official said.
This weekend he plans to oversee a deliberate provocation of the military by ordering in supplies of humanitarian aid. Maduro, in response, announced the severing of diplomatic and political ties with the United States.
Osaka splits with coach
Bajin won't take long to attract new suitors - he has previously worked with Williams, Victoria Azarenka and Caroline Wozniacki . The 21-year-old beat Petra Kvitova in three sets in the Australian Open final on January 26.