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Taking both House and Senate might hurt Republicans

Taking both House and Senate might hurt Republicans

Mistimed victory now might well doom GOP bid for presidency in 2016.

October 21, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Political Calendar for the week of Oct. 6 - 12

Political Calendar for the week of Oct. 6 - 12

All things political for the coming week.

October 06, 2014 6:00 amLoading…
Political Calendar for the week of Sept. 22 - 28

Political Calendar for the week of Sept. 22 - 28

Note: All meetings are subject to change, this posted will be updated throughout the week.

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Goddard targets dark money as political evil

Goddard targets dark money as political evil

Goddard vows to fight to Dark Money groups if elected as Secretary of State

September 12, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Orr agrees with Democrat on gay marriage

Orr agrees with Democrat on gay marriage

Democrats and Republicans are critical of a legislator's statements in a debate.

September 05, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Ad watch: DuVal releases first television ad

Ad watch: DuVal releases first television ad

30-second ad by Democratic candidate for governor features Republican Grant Woods.

August 26, 2014 3:01 am
Early aviation history

Early aviation history

"Boy, they really flew by wire," Astronaut John Glenn quipped as he checks over the control wires of the full scale model of the Wright Brothers first powered aircraft, Dec. 17, 1963, Kitty Hawk, N.C. The model was presented at ceremonies in observance of the 69th Anniversary of powered flig…

April 16, 2014 9:34 am
Mickey Rooney with Dr. Ruth

Mickey Rooney with Dr. Ruth

In this Sunday, Jan. 17, 1993 file photo, actor Mickey Rooney, right, leans in to talk to Dr. Ruth Westheimer, center, as they wait with New York City Major David Dinkins, second from left, at Penn Station New York, headed for Washington aboard a special train to attend festivities surrounde…

April 06, 2014 10:44 pm
Arizona Senator says he is gay

Arizona Senator says he is gay

PHOENIX — Veteran Arizona legislator Sen. Steve Gallardo has come out as gay. The Phoenix Democrat told a group of reporters he was inspired by the battle over Senate Bill 1062 to reveal his sexual orientation. Gallardo says the bill would have allowed businesses to refuse service to gays b…

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Shirley Temple and Eleanor Roosevelt 1938

Shirley Temple and Eleanor Roosevelt 1938

Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt, first lady of the nation, and Shirley Temple, first lady of the motion picture box office, are shown as they talked together when Mrs. Roosevelt visited the set where Shirley is making her latest picture, Little Miss Broadway, March 18, 1938, Hollywood, Calif. Mrs. Ro…

February 11, 2014 6:16 am
Pima County Supervisors name Clinco to fill vacant House seat

Pima County Supervisors name Clinco to fill vacant House seat

The Pima County Board of Supervisors today appointed Demion Clinco to fill a vacant state House seat.

February 04, 2014 11:03 amLoading…
Hillary Clinton's hairstyles through the years: 2002

Hillary Clinton's hairstyles through the years: 2002

Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, D-N.Y., talks with reporters during the taping of 'Meet The Press' Sunday, Sept. 15, 2002 at the NBC studios in Washington. Sen. Clinton talked about President Bush's call for tougher actions to Iraqi President Saddam Hussein. (AP Photo/Meet The Press, Alex Wong)

January 02, 2014 4:24 pm
Barber confirms plan to seek reelection

Barber confirms plan to seek reelection

U.S. Rep. Ron Barber says he will seek re-election next year.

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Tucson's Lopez steps down from Arizona Senate leadership post

Tucson's Lopez steps down from Arizona Senate leadership post

Democratic state senators will meet next week to a fill a vacancy in their leadership ranks.

October 22, 2013 9:32 amLoading…

GOP lawyer asks court to order new legislative districts for '14

PHOENIX - Arizona's 30 legislative districts need to be redrawn before the 2014 election, an attorney for Republican interests contends, citing the U.S. Supreme Court's recent ruling that voided a key section of the Voting Rights Act.

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Arizona legislator seeks to block possible referendum on voting-law changes

PHOENIX - Calling a referendum drive misleading, a state senator has launched a campaign to keep voters from overturning extensive changes to voting laws made by the Republican-controlled Legislature.

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Sarah Garrecht Gassen: The sequester is going to hurt, no matter what the seed-eaters say

Barring any last minute "miracles" to call off this Congress-inflicted fiasco, automatic federal budget cuts will kick in. The reductions total $1.2 trillion spread over nine years. The first cuts will be $85 billion by the end of September.

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Former councilman sentenced for bribery

PHOENIX - A former Arizona legislator was sentenced to 18 months of home confinement for his felony convictions for seeking and accepting bribes while he was a Tempe city councilman and misleading donors about a scholarship fund that benefited his relatives.

January 24, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Tucson Councilman Kozachik dumps Republican party

Tucson Councilman Kozachik dumps Republican party

The Tucson city council has lost its lone Republican member.

January 11, 2013 4:34 pm Related

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Sinema, a Dem, wins US House seat

Sinema, a Dem, wins US House seat

Kyrsten Sinema is a former state senator and will represent a new congressional district that includes Paradise Valley, parts of Phoenix, Tempe and areas of Scottsdale, Mesa and Chandler.

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