The state department that administers unemployment benefits is closing a call center and will require all new filings from people who lose their jobs be done online starting Feb. 1.Read More »
Monthly Archives: January 2013
Tucson Electric Power customers may be seeing a monthly bill increase by about $3 instead of a proposed $11.Read More »
The 819th Engineer Company of the Arizona Army National Guard is set for deployment to Afghanistan.Read More »
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says it has exceeded its goals in assessing structures on the Navajo Nation for uranium contamination.Read More »
Medical marijuana advocates urged Arizona lawmakers on Thursday to clamp down on unregulated marijuana clubs to ensure patients receive their recommended drugs within the guidelines of the new law.Read More »
Economists who advise Arizona's independent legislative budget analysts said Thursday that residents who have hunkered down through years of tough economic times may finally have reason to be a little more perky this year, but the economy won't meet Gov. Jan Brewer's expectations.Read More »
This week's most outstanding quips, gibes and utterances.Read More »
Former Senate President Steve Pierce’s guest opinion (12/17/12) on how and why he was ousted as Senate president is predictably self-serving, but the complete story ought to be considered.Read More »
Despite the loud lament against legal abortion, the prolife movement in Arizona isn’t pushing for legislation that will directly contravene Roe v. Wade, the U.S. Supreme Court decision that gave women the right to an abortion.Read More »
The Capitol is bracing for what looks like another labor union battle after legislation was introduced to prohibit automatic paycheck deductions for union dues.
The issue is not new.