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Sylvia Allen

Arizona lawmaker stands by America's 'erosion of the soul' comments

Arizona lawmaker stands by America's 'erosion of the soul' comments

State Sen. Sylvia Allen reminisced this week about a more church-going time.

March 26, 2015 3:20 pmLoading…
Bill would let lawmakers keep discussions secret

Bill would let lawmakers keep discussions secret

Bill takes the process of crafting new laws and ordinances out of the public view.

February 03, 2015 5:30 pmLoading…

Babeu: Armed volunteer posse to target smugglers

FLORENCE — Pinal County’s sheriff plans to create an armed, all-volunteer posse to help spot drug smugglers and do intelligence support.

October 11, 2012 1:02 pmLoading…

Arizona Senate: No new limits on meals, gifts from lobbyists

PHOENIX — Ethics proposals — including restrictions on free meals, trips and contributions from lobbyists — that came in the wake of last year’s Fiesta Bowl scandal were shot down by the Arizona Senate on Thursday.

April 12, 2012 5:40 pmLoading…

AZ Senate OKs digital billboards

PHOENIX — Brushing aside concerns by astronomers, the state Senate voted Wednesday to legalize existing lighted digital billboards and potentially pave the way for more.

March 21, 2012 3:46 pmLoading…

2 AZ Dems protest Senate hearing speaker

PHOENIX — Two Democratic lawmakers walked out of a Senate hearing Thursday to protest a presentation by the leader of a civilian border surveillance group who a watchdog organization describes as a “vitriolic Mexican-basher.”

March 01, 2012 1:01 pmLoading…

Bill would set up border militia to fight 'criminal invasion'

PHOENIX — A Senate panel voted Tuesday to set up a militia of 300 citizen volunteers to fight what its proponent says is an invasion of state “by criminals who have formed alliances with Middle Eastern terrorists.”

February 14, 2012 6:40 pmLoading…

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