I was in Colorado Springs when Colorado's "Amendment 2" made nationwide headlines for preventing "gay rights" from infringing on other rights. The mayors convention canceled us and we were mud in the msm across the nation.
Real people had a different opinion. Our convention center did record business that year and we had thousands of wonderful immigrants. Our absolute crime incidents dropped despite the influx of all those people, and that's why I call them wonderful
AZ demographics may be about to change in ways that will delight you.