“I’m not that kind of girl.” — Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Phoenix, responding on the House floor May 7 to another lawmaker who addressed her using the honorific “Mrs.” instead of “Ms.”
“They finally unshackled me from my desk on the Eighth Floor. Now that you’re asking me questions, they probably won’t let me out again.” — Michael Anable, natural resources policy adviser to Gov. Jan Brewer, speaking to the House Water and Energy Committee on May 7.
“We will take minority votes as long as it fits into the mold — however you want to describe the package.” — Senate President Bob Burns, inviting individual Democrats for input on the budget.
“She has not yet seen any proposals out there that would balance the budget without $1 billion, at least, in new revenues per year.” — Paul Senseman, a spokesman for Gov. Jan Brewer, on the governor’s attitude toward the budget proposal recently approved by the House Appropriations Committee.