Pima County says the state has a history of passing along costs.
But levy would likely need legislative approval.
Details on how Arizona's new governor will deal with the economy to be spelled out in the Jan. 16, State of the State address.
City finance officials worry about delays in deposits under the state's new sales-tax collecting system.
Officials from the Arizona League of Cities and Towns protest the former South Tucson finance director’s use of their letterhead in defending a secondary property tax imposed without voter approval.
Tucson is facing a projected $33.2 million budget deficit next fiscal year, City Manager Richard Miranda notified the City Council Tuesday.
The U.S. economy is still weak, with 7 percent unemployment, many millions underemployed and fewer people employed in November than six years ago.
County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry says he has no choice but to ask for a small property tax increase to help fund road repairs.
Quality roads make sure we can do all the things that make up our daily existence; from arriving at work on time to dashing to the grocery store or the doctor’s office or soccer practice.
PHOENIX — State lawmakers are moving to give themselves and other candidates the right to collect more money — a lot of it — from individuals and political action committees, even as they ask voters to effectively kill the option of public financing.
In a financial report released Tuesday night, the town of Marana announced year-over-year increases in sales tax revenue from retail, contracting and restaurants.
PHOENIX — A Republican-controlled legislative committee illegally crafted a biased description of a proposed education sales tax to try to convince voters to reject it, a judge ruled today.
PHOENIX— Arizona legislators are scheduled Tuesday to consider a budget compromise that’s the result of months of negotiations between Republican Gov. Jan Brewer and Republican legislative leaders.