News & Press

Yassamin is constantly championing housing affordability, climate action, reproductive freedom, worker’s rights, and education — with proven results.

Read below to find out what Yassamin has been up to recently.


KJZZ: Phoenix to convert bus fleet to zero emissions by 2040

“What this plan does is ensure that we will only be ordering hybrid and zero emission buses after 2024, which will completely then end our dependence on fossil fuel transit in terms of new purchases,” said Councilwoman Yassamin Ansari. 

Protecting Abortion Rights

The Phoenix City Council approved a resolution to lower the police priority on calls to investigate reported violations of state abortion laws.