Russell "Rusty" Bowers is an accomplished Artist, an American politician and the former Speaker of the Arizona House of Representatives. A member of the Republican Party, he represented the 25th legislative district from 2015 to 2023. He was elected Speaker in 2019. Rusty Bowers refused to cooperate with the attempts to overturn the 2020 presidential election by publicly stating that there was no evidence of election fraud that would mandate rejection of the results of the 2020 United States presidential election in Arizona. On June 21, 2022, he testified to the January 6 committee in Washington DC and later received one of five John F Kennedy Profile in Courage awards.
Rusty Bowers is a husband, father of 7 and soon grandfather of 22 grandchildren. Rusty Bowers is a friend of the international community including Germany.