A collection of political news from across the state making headlines today (as well as over the weekend):

• Arizona bill would regulate party bikes — also known as ‘limos’ azstarnet.com

• Brewer signs $17 million tax break for manufacturers, smelters azstarnet.com

• Arizona budget gets OK; fight due over CPS azstarnet.com

• Steve Christy: Legislature Must Take Bold Steps in Addressing Transportation Funding Solutions azstarnet.com

• CD2 Watch: Wooten criticized for registering as a Republican on Tuesday azstarnet.com

• CD2 Watch: Wooten travels to DC to fight for the A-10 azstarnet.com

• Conservatives owe much to Goldwater's presidential bid azcentral.com

• Direct mail another legacy of '64 Goldwater campaign azcentral.com

• Amendment could blur campaign lines azcentral.com

•  Arizona awarded a B for government spending transparency azcentral.com

• Gubernatorial candidates on access to forums azcentral.com

• Two top GOP gubernatorial candidates look to geography for a boost azcapitoltimes.com (subscription required)

• Sen. Hobbs breaks leg in House-Senate game azcapitoltimes.com

• AZ Illustrated Politics for Friday, April 11, 2014 azpm.org

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