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Steller: 'Moderatometer' measures Ethan Orr's session

Now that the legislative session is over, perhaps it’s a good time to take out that trusty old political instrument, the moderatometer, and stick it under the tongue of Tucson’s favorite debatably moderate legislator, Ethan Orr.

April 25, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Arizona House Speaker Tobin enters 1st CD race

Arizona House Speaker Tobin enters 1st CD race

PRESCOTT — State House Speaker Andy Tobin on Thursday announced his candidacy for the state’s 1st Congressional District seat.

October 04, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Arizona Senate OKs new rules on when divorced parent can move

The Senate voted 17-12, with all Democrats opposed, to impose new rules on when a divorced parent can move.

March 18, 2013 4:01 pmLoading…
Agreement reached in Barber-McSally ballot dispute

Agreement reached in Barber-McSally ballot dispute

The dispute over 130 provisional ballots in the Congressional District 2 race has been resolved, for now anyway.

November 13, 2012 1:00 pm Related Loading…

Bill Clinton rallies for Carmona in Tempe

Former President Bill Clinton spoke to several thousands of people at a get-out-the-vote rally in Tempe for Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Richard Carmona.

October 10, 2012 10:37 pmLoading…

Fitz Blog:Flags over Saddlebrooke

"When I see a house with an American flag I know it's a conservative home," Republican state senator "Capt." Al Melvin told a recent Tucson Tea Party rally while stroking a flag on a nearby stand and snarling.

October 09, 2012 6:00 amLoading…
Goldwaters endorse Carmona in Senate race

Goldwaters endorse Carmona in Senate race

PHOENIX — A day after Rep. Jeff Flake easily won the Arizona Republican nomination for U.S. Senate, the daughter and granddaughter of one of the state’s most famous conservatives endorsed his opponent.

August 29, 2012 11:22 amLoading…

Grijalva likely to face Saucedo Mercer in CD3

Tucson Democratic U.S. Rep. Raúl Grijalva is cruising to victory over his first-ever primary challengers in Arizona Third Congressional District.

August 28, 2012 8:53 pmLoading…
It’s official: Ron Barber wins it

It’s official: Ron Barber wins it

PHOENIX  — Ron Barber’s election to fill a midterm vacancy in Arizona’s U.S. House delegation is now official — about two weeks after the Tucson Democrat formally took office in Washington.

July 09, 2012 12:32 pmLoading…
Ron Barber sworn in as congressman

Ron Barber sworn in as congressman

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ron Barber, who almost died in the Tucson shooting that wounded former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, was sworn in Tuesday as a member of the House.

June 19, 2012 12:05 pmLoading…
Jesse Kelly taking more time to decide on new run for Congress

Jesse Kelly taking more time to decide on new run for Congress

Republican Jesse Kelly says he needs more time to decide if he’ll run again in the newly drawn Congressional District 2.

June 13, 2012 1:10 pm Related Loading…
Democrat Barber backs away from Obama health care plan

Democrat Barber backs away from Obama health care plan

Democratic congressional candidate Ron Barber says he’ll seek changes to federal health care legislation if he wins the 8th Congressional District seat.

April 23, 2012 9:16 amLoading…

Ann Romney fires back at never-worked charge

WASHINGTON — Ann Romney fought back Thursday against a Democrat who suggested she’s no economic expert because she “hasn’t worked a day in her life.” Raising the five Romney sons, she said, was such a full-time job that her husband, Republican presidential contender Mitt Romney, considered i…

April 12, 2012 9:15 amLoading…
Arizona House ethics panel: Expel Patterson

Arizona House ethics panel: Expel Patterson

PHOENIX — Rep. Daniel Patterson should be expelled the Arizona House Ethics Committee recommended today.

April 11, 2012 10:14 amLoading…

Arizona House panel to meet on Patterson

PHOENIX — The Arizona House Ethics Committee will meet Tuesday to further consider fellow legislators’ complaint against Rep. Daniel Patterson.

April 09, 2012 10:02 amLoading…

Aboud announces run for Congress

Democratic state Sen. Paula Aboud is going to make her first run for Congress this year.

February 13, 2012 4:02 pm Related Loading…
Giffords staffer Barber says he's 'not a politician' but will run

Giffords staffer Barber says he's 'not a politician' but will run

Ending weeks of speculation, Ron Barber announced he will run in a special election to finish out the term of his former boss, U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords.

February 09, 2012 10:14 amLoading…
Jesse Kelly third Republican to join CD8 race

Jesse Kelly third Republican to join CD8 race

Republican Jesse Kelly confirmed Friday that’s he’s joining the race for the Congressional seat vacated by Rep. Gabrielle Giffords.

February 03, 2012 10:20 am Related Loading…

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