“It went well. It was a good conversation. Nothing was resolved.” – Citizens Clean Elections Commission Executive Director Todd Lang describing an informal settlement conference with an attorney for Rep. Doug Quelland.
“I learned at a very young age people sometimes like to trick you. Well, I am not going to wait until June 30 to have them … more or less trick the Governor’s Office by dropping a budget on my desk on the 30th and to have government shut down.” – Gov. Jan Brewer, speaking shortly after filing a lawsuit asking the Arizona Supreme Court to force the Legislature to send her the budget bills it passed June 4.
“I would describe the meetings as unremarkable.” – Brewer spokesman Paul Senseman on the governor’s budget negotiations with lawmakers since she filed suit against the Legislature in the Arizona Supreme Court on June 16.