A group of civic and business leaders launched a new effort Wednesday to boost support for Southern Arizona’s military installations, with survey results showing strong community backing of Davis-Monthan Air Force Base and other bases in the region.
Mike Hammond was still polishing his jokes about why his glasses were missing a lens and Keri Silvyn hadn’t quite finished her first cup of coffee when they were both surprised with one of Tucson’s most prestigious leadership awards.
An influential group of local business leaders plans to pressure longtime members of Pima Community College's Governing Board to resign, and is prepared to lead a recall effort if they don't step down.
An influential group of local business leaders plans to pressure longtime members of Pima Community College’s Governing Board to resign, and is preparing to lead a recall effort if they don’t step down.
Gov. Jan Brewer has proposed restoring medical coverage to thousands of working poor Arizona adults. Now the Legislature must decide whether to enact the governor's proposal. As legislators deliberate, we urge them to consider that this expansion of Medicaid coverage will have major benefits…
In my mailbox Tuesday was a letter from Senate President Steve Pierce appointing me to the Rio Nuevo board. This is not a position I sought but certainly not one I would shy away from either, given my position downtown and desire to see our core revitalized.