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.
Sen. John McCain today posted a message on his Twitter account this morning urging Gov. Jan Brewer to veto the controversial religion-gay bill.
The Tucson city council has lost its lone Republican member.
PHOENIX - A smaller Republican majority in the Arizona Senate ousted incumbent President Steve Pierce of Prescott on Friday, replacing him with Andy Biggs of Gilbert.
The longstanding conflict between conservative and moderate Republicans is erupting in Southern Arizona, as some GOP candidates complain they've been abandoned by the party's "Victory Fund."
Why is Rio Nuevo so interested in the Manning House?
Despite being together less than a month, the reconstituted Rio Nuevo board managed to pass budget of just over $11 million Friday.
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.
Two key Rio Nuevo board members have been removed, bringing more changes to the downtown development entity.
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.
State lawmakers' attempts to force Pima County to turn over a
sewer plant to Marana are getting more aggressive.