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Drivers may soon have e-license option

Drivers may soon have e-license option

Lawmakers move to allow valid IDs on phones, tablets and other devices.

March 18, 2015 7:34 pmLoading…
Gun bill would tie hands of Arizona voters

Gun bill would tie hands of Arizona voters

PHOENIX — State lawmakers are moving to deny future legislatures — and even future voters — the power to mandate background checks on the private sale of guns.

March 09, 2015 7:46 pm
Legislature seeks to block local regulation of guns

Legislature seeks to block local regulation of guns

The first of three bills limiting local gun control laws passed by the Public Safety Committee.

February 05, 2015 7:03 pmLoading…
Why I support gun background checks

Why I support gun background checks

Veterans for Responsible Solutions are standing up for commonsense balance.

January 28, 2015 6:00 pmLoading…

Appeals court upholds fee for prison visits

PHOENIX - The state Court of Appeals on Tuesday rejected a bid by prisoner-rights advocates to void a new fee being charged to visitors.

May 29, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Search firm for superintendent allays TUSD's fears

Amid concerns about whether Sunnyside's Manuel Isquierdo was properly vetted for a job in San Antonio, the search firm that is now charged with finding TUSD's next leader worked to alleviate the district's fears.

April 17, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Seize moment on expanded gun-sales checks

WASHINGTON -

March 27, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Congress facing facts on politics of gun control

The following editorial appeared Thursday in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel:

March 22, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Congress actually may do something on gun control

OK, so Congress hasn't managed to pass a budget, fix the tax code or avert the automatic spending cuts of the dreaded sequester.

March 05, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Brewer: I'll oppose any new gun curbs

Brewer: I'll oppose any new gun curbs

PHOENIX - Gov. Jan Brewer said she won't support any new laws to limit who can carry a gun, even in the wake of the killing of students and teachers in Connecticut.

January 09, 2013 12:00 am Related Loading…

Guest Column: Tucson, South Tucson councils support bill to fix US gun-check system

Every day, 34 Americans are murdered with guns - but most political leaders still respond only with moments of silence. It is time to break that silence and speak up about how weak laws make tragic shootings possible by allowing guns to fall into the wrong hands.

September 23, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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