PHOENIX — Caving in part to demands by the governor, the state Senate voted 16-13 Thursday for a nearly $9.2 billion spending plan that includes more cash for child welfare and education than they had first offered.
PHOENIX — For years, Cathi Herrod and her Center for Arizona Policy have flexed their political muscles, pushing through legislation representing what she calls “fundamental principles” that often are espoused in the Bible.
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.
Recently we’ve seen stories of lawmakers behaving badly when it comes to responding to constituent mail in a civil manner. If you have had a similar experience email your exchange to me at email@example.com.