TJ Shope, Senate District 8
Incumbent Score 69%
Representative Shope currently serves as Speaker Pro Tempore, as the Vice Chairman of the House Committee on Rules, and as a member of the House Committee on Education. T.J. Shope has a broad and diverse family background, rooted in his community. Rep. Shope co-owns his family’s long-time business, Shope’s IGA Supermarket in Coolidge, and is committed to improving the lives of his community. As a school board member, Rep. Shope understands the importance of public education, values classroom teachers and is committed to increasing access to rigorous coursework for all Arizona students.