Political stories from across the state (Thursday edition)

2014-04-03T09:00:00Z 2014-04-03T10:22:46Z Political stories from across the state (Thursday edition)By Joe Ferguson Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star

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

• Appeals court grants temporary halt to new Ariz. abortion rules azstarnet.com

• Grass, dry conditions leave parts of Arizona facing busy wildfire season azstarnet.com

• Arizona Legislative budget hits 3-way impasse azcentral.com

• Another 'religious freedom' bill dies in Legislature azcentral.com

• Phoenix eliminated from hosting 2016 Republican National Convention azcentral.com

• The Skinny:Defying her royal majesty/Monkey business tucsonweekly.com

• Bill to provide tax break for Grand Canyon University scrapped as unconstitutional azcapitoltimes.com (Subscription required)

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

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The Arizona Daily Star's Pueblo Politics blog includes stories and related items from the Tucson and Pima County political scene written by Star reporters Becky Pallack and Joe Ferguson.

Have a political topic you would like to see in the blog or suggestions? Email Becky Pallack at bpallack@tucson.com and Joe Ferguson at jferguson@tucson.com