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Panel discussion on mental health Monday

Panel discussion on mental health Monday

Tucson elected officials to participate in forum. 

July 06, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Legislatives races in District 9, 10 will be decided in November

Legislatives races in District 9, 10 will be decided in November

Who will represent the residents in state legislative Districts 9 and 10 will, for the most part, not be decided until November.

June 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Rep. Steele sees "deadly situation" while shadowing DPS cop

Rep. Steele sees "deadly situation" while shadowing DPS cop

State Rep. Victoria Steele (D-Tucson), who introduced a bill to ban reading or sending a text while driving, went along with an Arizona Department of Public Safety Officer to patrol Interstate 10 on Wednesday.

May 08, 2014 11:53 amLoading…

Let's talk about sex

Teenagers need medically accurate, up-to-date and impartial information about the physical and emotional consequences of sex. They should hear that abstinence is the safest and best approach, but they should know details about contraception and how to most effectively prevent pregnancy and s…

April 30, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Steller: 'Moderatometer' measures Ethan Orr's session

Now that the legislative session is over, perhaps it’s a good time to take out that trusty old political instrument, the moderatometer, and stick it under the tongue of Tucson’s favorite debatably moderate legislator, Ethan Orr.

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$22 million bond for new Pima County animal shelter will be on November ballot

$22 million bond for new Pima County animal shelter will be on November ballot

Pima County voters will get to decide this fall whether to spend $22 million to build a new animal shelter.

March 18, 2014 5:30 pm Photos

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Arizona House passes bill allowing guns in more public buildings

Arizona House passes bill allowing guns in more public buildings

PHOENIX — Saying Arizonans have “God-given rights to defend themselves,” the state House voted Wednesday to let anyone bring a concealed weapon into many public buildings, as long as he or she has a permit.

March 12, 2014 4:30 pmLoading…
S. Arizona Lawmakers, candidates for governor respond to SB 1062

S. Arizona Lawmakers, candidates for governor respond to SB 1062

We asked Southern Arizona lawmakers and candidates for governor for their thoughts on SB 1062, legislation that would allow businesses to discriminate against customers based on religious belief. Gov. Jan Brewer must decide whether to sign it, let it become law without her signature, or veto it.

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Make parents responsible if kids get a hold of guns, Tucson lawmaker says

Make parents responsible if kids get a hold of guns, Tucson lawmaker says

A Tucson legislator wants to charge parents with a felony if their kid uses their gun to kill or injure someone.

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Victoria Steele: CPS crisis cannot wait; Governor should call special session

Victoria Steele: CPS crisis cannot wait; Governor should call special session

Happy Thanksgiving! It is a common greeting this time of year, but it will be hard to enjoy the holiday knowing that it won’t be happy — not for the thousands of Arizona children living in fear of abuse or neglect.

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Poverty worsens in Tucson, but unemployment improves

Poverty worsens in Tucson, but unemployment improves

Tucson’s poverty rates remained among the nation’s highest last year, with 1 in 5 living below the poverty threshold.

September 19, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Results so far show Steele, Orr, Shope, Pratt prevailed

Democrat Victoria Steele and Republican Ethan Orr are the apparent winners of a close race for two state House seats in Legislative District 9.

November 08, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Legislative District 9: House: 3 newcomers vying for 3 House seats

Legislative District 9: House: 3 newcomers vying for 3 House seats

The new District 9 is the second most competitive in the redrawn voting districts, and there is no incumbent running.

October 14, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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District 9 candidates divided on Prop 204

District 9 candidates divided on Prop 204

Although candidates for State House in District 9 all say education is a priority for Arizona, they disagree on how to pay for it.

September 24, 2012 9:30 am Related Loading…
In LD 9, difference is how to cut spending on prisons

In LD 9, difference is how to cut spending on prisons

Mohur Sarah Sidhwa

September 22, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
In LD 9, difference is how to cut spending on prisons

In LD 9, difference is how to cut spending on prisons

All three candidates running for the Arizona House in the new Legislative District 9, covering much of the north and northwest sides, say they'd try to cut spending on prisons to better fund education.

September 22, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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In LD 9, difference is how to cut spending on prisons

In LD 9, difference is how to cut spending on prisons

Victoria Steele

September 22, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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