Lawmakers are taking aim at the endangered Mexican gray wolf, moving ahead with a host of proposals aimed at the federally protected animal in Arizona.Read More »
Eight Republicans helped to reject a bill Thursday that would have sharply expanded a program that u...
Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed a bill that would have banned “aggressive” panhandling, saying it is unclear ...
The state House on Thursday gave final approval to legislation designed to pave the way for a five-y...
Republican Sen. David Farnsworth’s bill to allow a chicken in every backyard captured the imaginatio...
Up to 120,000 more youngsters living in low-income neighborhoods could soon qualify for taxpayer fun...
A pattern of votes at the Capitol has politicos hinting at a familiar division among the Legislature’s Republican lawmakers, similar to the fracture created by Medicaid expansion, that could derail budget talks and extend the legislative session into summer.Read More »
Republicans who helped kill a bill that would have dumped Common Core last week gave preliminary approval Wednesday to two measures that are hostile to the learning standards.Read More »
The Arizona House of Representatives will debate a bill that would significantly reduce the power of HOAs.Read More »
State elections officials asked the Attorney General’s Office on Wednesday to investigate allegations that Sen. Rick Murphy violated a campaign finance law.Read More »
Saying Arizonans have "God-given rights to defend themselves,'' the state House voted Wednesday to let anyone with a permit to carry a concealed weapon bring it into many public buildings.Read More »
State lawmakers are moving to put apples and pears on equal footing, at least for tax purposes. Legislation awaiting House action would extend the same low tax rates that now exist for apple cider to also include anything brewed from pears.Read More »
Lawmakers are taking aim at the endangered Mexican Gray Wolf, approving a host of proposals attacking the federally-protected wolves in Arizona.Read More »
An Arizona Supreme Court ruling that struck down a 2011 pension reform law as unconstitutional is leading lawmakers and public safety employee groups to consider new possibilities.Read More »
A new independent state agency charged with investigating cases of child abuse and neglect may include substantial new oversight, including an annual external audit of the department and a citizen oversight board.Read More »