A collection of political news from across the state making headlines today:

• CD1 Watch: Kirkpatrick details VA actions, Kwasman and Tobin call it inaction azstarnet.com

• House, Senate candidates in Legislative District 4 azstarnet.com

• Solar leaders rally at Capitol against taxes on leased panels azstarnet.com

• Arizona AG's Office investigating Maricopa County flood control azcentral.com

• VA scandal: McCain assails Republic article on office's response azcentral.com

• As the “5 Cs” fade, Jones promotes “5 Ts” in economic plan azcapitoltimes.com (subscription required)

Contact reporter Joe Ferguson at jferguson@azstarnet.com or 573-4346. Follow him on Twitter @JoeFerguson