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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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Lawmakers' letter supports Arizona 'Dreamers'

Arizona representatives joined colleagues in the House in a letter sent to President Obama asking him to use his discretion to allow the “Dream 9” to stay in the country.

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Arizona’s delegation splits on ‘fiscal cliff’ vote

Arizona’s U.S. House delegation split along party lines late Tuesday night as the House passed the so-called “fiscal cliff agreement.

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Where your Rio Nuevo taxes went

Where your Rio Nuevo taxes went

They promised buildings — hotels, an aquarium and museums. But a Star analysis of the $63 million in taxpayer dollars paid to outside vendors since voters approved Rio Nuevo in 1999 shows that much of the money has been spent to plan projects that stalled.

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