Lawmakers have ignored voter mandate for inflation adjustments, judge says.
PHOENIX — The Obama administration is apparently ready to throw in the towel in its bid to kill the “papers, please” provision of Arizona’s controversial 2010 immigration law.
PHOENIX — Arizona is going to be without a legally enforceable begging law for perhaps another year.
An attorney for the American Civil Liberties Union asked a federal appeals court Tuesday to void a Arizona constitutional provision denying bail to some people awaiting trial who are in this country illegally.
PHOENIX — Arizona public schools have offered to give up their claim to more than $1.2 billion in lost aid if the state will simply agree to adjust the current formula to recognize the fact that lawmakers broke state law.
PHOENIX — State lawmakers agreed to create special exemptions from animal cruelty laws for farmers and ranchers despite complaints that it would ease penalties on those who abuse and beat farm animals to death.
Legislation that would allow Arizona schools to keep a gun on campus and give one person access to it offers the illusion of doing something to further safety rather than taking concrete steps to protect children.
PHOENIX — Saying it will protect students from “maniacal, homicidal” killers, a House panel voted Wednesday to let schools designate one employee at each site to have access to a gun.
PHOENIX — Two years ago the Republican-controlled Legislature sought to get voters to kill the Citizens Clean Elections Act, claiming it’s wrong for politicians to get public money.
In the Jan. 19 Arizona Daily Star article “Arizona spends too much sending too many to college, lawmaker says,” Rep. John Kavanagh, chairman of the Arizona House Appropriations Committee, said, “If somebody’s going to end up in a sales position or be a real estate agent, why are we investing…
PHOENIX — Arizona is spending too much money providing a university education to students who really do not need it, according to the head of the House Appropriations Committee.
PHOENIX - The state's more than 38,000 medical marijuana users are in no danger of losing their medication, at least not at the ballot box.
If any of you suspect that Arizona is in the toilet this will confirm it.
In her fifth State of the State speech, Gov. Jan Brewer proposed expanding Arizona's Medicaid program, funding 200 more caseworkers for Child Protective Services and spending more money on public education.
PHOENIX - Saying voters have seen enough, a veteran lawmaker wants to give them a chance to repeal the state's 2-year-old medical-marijuana program.
PHOENIX — Arizona is near the bottom of all states when it comes to spending money on public education, according to a new report.
PHOENIX - Gov. Jan Brewer did not get what she wanted for the
state's 100th birthday.
Committee chair Kavanagh says more students should pay more