Proceeds in the fund come from an 80-cent-a-pack tax on cigarettes.
Leaders to seek voter approval for proposal.
Schools chief Douglas is right: “If not now, then when?”
Letters on McCain and refugee photo, downtown safety, Oro Valley leadership.
Unlikely legislators will approve that plan.
The 2015 state legislature ended with a downgrade of speeding under 10 mph and rejection two more election law change
Legislators cites worries about its broad authority and too little oversight.
About 1 a.m. today Senate President Andy Biggs decided to shut his chamber down.
Opinions on Common Core, payday loan bill, bicycle safety, texting while driving.
Letters on a generous company, education complaints, ethnic studies, local success story.
But she implores Arizona legislators, districts to resolve funding dispute.
Readers thoughts on McSally director, "Selma" experience, e-cigarettes, airport median art.
PHOENIX — Arizona’s top Senate Republican accused Democrats Friday of hampering the state’s recovery by complaining about its public education system.
Winners of races in Arizona.
A special meeting today at noon focused on the problem.
State argued for automatic stay during its appeal.
PHOENIX — Arizona is pulling out of a controversial multistate consortium that is crafting tests for students.
PHOENIX — State senators gave preliminary approval Wednesday to creating a new Department of Child Safety and providing $63 million in new funding to get it started.
PHOENIX — Top legislative leaders are telling Gov. Jan Brewer she can have the money she wants for child welfare — but not all at once.
A collection of political news from across the state making headlines today: