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Kolbe decision opens immigration question (access required)

If he’s lucky, Arizona Congressman Jim Kolbe’s last big accomplishment before retiring from the U.S. House next year could be helping to overhaul the nation’s immigration policy. But a day after President Bush visited Arizona to promote his own immigration ...

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New Districts for 2006? Panel opposes fast review of appeal (access required)

The state’s redistricting commission is opposing a Democratic group’s request that the Arizona Supreme Court conduct an accelerated review of the Democrats’ appeal of a lower court’s ruling upholding current congressional and legislative district maps. The Democrats say accelerated review ...

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Clean Elections Timeline (access required)

Here are milestones in the short history of Arizona’s system of publicly funding candidates for statewide office. Opponents call the System “welfare for politicians,” while backers hail it as an end to “big money” influence in elections. June 29, 1998: ...

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Meet the leadership (access required)

It has been said that leaders are born, not created. At the Capitol, they are elected by the Republican and Democrat caucuses after November elections in even years. Here is a look at the duties of those lawmakers duly elected ...

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