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Lawyers argue English program inadequate (access required)

The United States Supreme Court should rule that Arizona’s program to teach students English doesn’t satisfy a nearly decade old court order and violated federal education laws, public interest attorneys argued in a March 19 court filing. The attorneys said ...

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Brewer announces staff additions (access required)

Gov. Jan Brewer on March 18 announced several additions to her staff. The Governor's Office named Linda Stiles as director of boards and commissions, Rebecca Hecksel as deputy director of legislative affairs, Jeri Kishiyama Auther as policy advisory on regulatory ...

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Senate Democrats enter press room fray (access required)

Senate Democrats said they are concerned over the decision to move the press office out of the Senate building in the near future. In a press briefing March 18, Democrats questioned the priorities of Senate Republican leaders, saying it will ...

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Brewer unveils stimulus Web site (access required)

Gov. Jan Brewer on March 18 unveiled a Web site dedicated to tracking Arizona's portion of the federal stimulus package. The site, http://www.azrecovery.gov/, provides information regarding the money made available to Arizona under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The ...

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