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Defense bill protects Davis-Monthan's A-10s

Defense bill protects Davis-Monthan's A-10s

President is expected to sign bill; McCain, general say Air Force my rethink A-10 retirement.

November 10, 2015 12:23 pmLoading…
Ariz. senators, co-ops protest hydro-power rates

Ariz. senators, co-ops protest hydro-power rates

McCain and Flake query DOE on jump in wholesale rates, transmission agency growth.

October 30, 2015 12:45 pmLoading…
Senate panel's plan would give A-10 another year

Senate panel's plan would give A-10 another year

McCain's Armed Services Committee bans A-10 retirement, cuts to electronic jamming planes.

May 14, 2015 4:25 pmLoading…

Letters to the editor

Readers write about good cops, Lazy K Bar ranch, Cuban relations.

December 19, 2014 6:30 pmLoading…
Key Senate panel wants to keep A-10 flying

Key Senate panel wants to keep A-10 flying

A key Senate subcommittee has approved a 2015 defense budget that would save the A-10 'Warthog' - a mainstay of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base - from the budget ax.

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Saguaro National Park has plans to expand, and willing sellers may make it happen

The latest of several bills to expand Saguaro National Park has a new ally who supporters say should increase its chances of passage - the Tucson area's most prominent and politically potent developer.

May 19, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

McCain sets Green Valley town hall today

Southern Arizona residents have an opportunity to discuss their concerns with U.S. Sen. John McCain at a town hall meeting today in Green Valley.

February 19, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
McCain: Defense cuts will hit here

McCain: Defense cuts will hit here

Raytheon and defense experts say the company may be in a better position to absorb cuts to the U.S. defense budget than other contractors.

August 21, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
McCain: Defense cuts will hit here

McCain: Defense cuts will hit here

Sen. John McCain talks with Raytheon workers. The projected quotes behind him warn of "irreversible damage" to the military if sequestration cuts are made. Another says cuts would be "catastrophic."

August 21, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Defense cuts 'devastating' to economy

Defense cuts 'devastating' to economy

Greg Stanton

June 05, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Defense cuts 'devastating' to economy

Defense cuts 'devastating' to economy

WASHINGTON - Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton met with politicians and aerospace industry executives Monday in Washington to discuss the impact that automatic defense budget cuts could have on jobs in Arizona and elsewhere.

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Sen. John McCain Interview: Arizona and the economy

The Star editorial board met with Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain on April 1. Excerpts of the conversation were published April 11 in the Star print edition, and we've collected segments, organized by topic, of the wide-ranging interview online:

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Sen. John McCain Interview: Don't Ask Don't Tell

The Star editorial board met with Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain on April 1. Excerpts of the conversation were published April 11 in the Star print edition, and we've collected segments, organized by topic, of the wide-ranging interview online:

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Sen. John McCain Interview: Immigration

The Star editorial board met with Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain on April 1. Excerpts of the conversation were published April 11 in the Star print edition, and we've collected segments, organized by topic, of the wide-ranging interview online:

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Sen. John McCain Interview: Politics

The Star editorial board met with Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain on April 1. Excerpts of the conversation were published April 11 in the Star print edition, and we've collected segments, organized by topic, of the wide-ranging interview online:

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Sen. John McCain Interview: Public sentiment

The Star editorial board met with Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain on April 1. Excerpts of the conversation were published April 11 in the Star print edition, and we've collected segments, organized by topic, of the wide-ranging interview online:

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