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Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Views on depression screening, Iowa caucus, mini pigs, religion at government meetings.  

February 05, 2016 5:00 pmLoading…
Registered independents should make extra effort to vote on March 22

Registered independents should make extra effort to vote on March 22

Independents must register with party by Feb. 22 to cast ballot.

January 30, 2016 6:00 pmLoading…
John McCain: Donald Trump benefits from "Kardashian-effect"

John McCain: Donald Trump benefits from "Kardashian-effect"

McCain says has no plans to endorse any of the Republican presidential candidates.

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AZ can leave small parties off voter forms

AZ can leave small parties off voter forms

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday upheld a 2011 Arizona law favoring the state's two top parties.

January 11, 2016 12:00 pm Video Related Loading…
Fitz Blog: Christmas in a desert

Fitz Blog: Christmas in a desert

As child I looked at the desert behind our home and struggled to find the festive Christmas I saw on our Magnavox. I saw no magic snowmen or wintry wonderlands here, no sleigh bells, no blizzards and no Blitzens. Only desert.

December 23, 2015 6:00 am Photos

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Hillary Rodham Clinton, 1991.

Hillary Rodham Clinton, 1991.

Hillary Rodham Clinton, wife of Democratic presidential hopeful Gov. Bill Clinton of Arkansas, and their daughter Chelsea applaud as the governor announces his intention to run for president, Oct. 3, 1991 in Little Rock. Roger Clinton, Gov. Clinton's brother, is in the background. (AP Photo/…

November 24, 2015 2:09 pmLoading…
Fitz Blog: Dr. Ben Carson tells people of Mexico "To charge the storm."

Fitz Blog: Dr. Ben Carson tells people of Mexico "To charge the storm."

This morning Republican front runner Dr. Ben Carson suggested at a Prayer Breakfast that "the people of Mexico should charge the monster storm" adding "It's time people stopped being victims." Described as the most powerful storm in the western hemisphere, in recorded history, Hurricane Patr…

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Fitz Blog: Your Friday Fitz-ologue

Fitz Blog: Your Friday Fitz-ologue

It’s National Complain About Tucson Day. You're a Tucsonan! Go online and demand a week.

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Fitz Blog: Your Friday Fitz-ologue

Fitz Blog: Your Friday Fitz-ologue

I’m just waiting for the first politician to say it. Doesn't the Pope realize greed and selfishness are what makes America great?

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Regulators seek limits on campaign spending by utilities

Regulators seek limits on campaign spending by utilities

Two Arizona Corporation Commission members want the panel to urge restraint.

August 28, 2015 7:19 pm Photos

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Secretary of State: Clean Elections needs to back off 'dark money' rules

Secretary of State: Clean Elections needs to back off 'dark money' rules

Michele Reagan says the commission lacks authority to take on anonymous funding for campaigns.

August 20, 2015 4:15 pmLoading…
Trump keeps lead in new poll of Arizona Republicans

Trump keeps lead in new poll of Arizona Republicans

And retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson nearly doubled his backing.

August 19, 2015 5:30 pmLoading…
Brnovich tweet prompts discussion of state succession

Brnovich tweet prompts discussion of state succession

The issue comes up regularly, when governors leave the state.

July 08, 2015 9:00 pmLoading…

Supreme Court to hear Arizona redistricting challenge

Challengers say legislative districts were drawn to give Democrats an unfair advantage.

June 30, 2015 7:44 pmLoading…
Citizenship proof for federal voter registration form rejected

Citizenship proof for federal voter registration form rejected

The ruling puts to rest efforts to enforce a 2004 voter-approved measure mandating such proof.

June 29, 2015 7:39 pmLoading…
Supreme Court upholds Arizona congressional lines

Supreme Court upholds Arizona congressional lines

Voters amended the Arizona Constitution in 2000 to give a commission the power to draw congressional maps.

June 29, 2015 4:28 pm Photos

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Letters on Sea World, protecting desert reptiles, homeless shelter rules, TUSD priorities. 

June 21, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…

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