The Arizona House of Representatives has voted to codify a "parents' bill of rights" in state law that allows children to be raised without government interference.Read More »
Republican lawmakers are hoping to go to the ballot box to settle a dispute over whether the Citizen...
The Arizona House has passed a proposal overhauling the state's badly underfunded public safety work...
Calling Israel “one of our greatest allies,” a House panel voted Wednesday to stop doing business wi...
The No. 3 Republican in the state House lashed out Wednesday at a plan to revamp the pension funds f...
Pulling apart what was a carefully crafted deal, a House panel voted Tuesday night to open up a much...
A bill to provide health insurance for thousands of Arizona children cleared a hurdle Tuesday as law...
Seven Republican lawmakers are trying to erect new roadblocks to the federal government resettling M...
Gov. Jan Brewer has signed 147 bills into law so far this legislative session as of Monday. She’s chosen to exercise a veto only four times, or about 2.5 percent of the time.Read More »
Arizona Capitol Times reporter Jim Small discusses Arizona's new immigration laws with The Arizona Guardian reporter Dennis Welch and Mike Sunnucks of The Phoenix Business Journal.Read More »
The Rev. Al Sharpton and New York-area Hispanic leaders vowed Sunday to fight Arizona's new immigration law through legal challenges and with civil disobedience if those challenges fail.Read More »
Legislation that will allow most people in Arizona to carry a concealed weapon without a permit won't change employers' ability to ban firearms from the workplace.Read More »
Civil rights activists called on President Barack Obama to fight a tough new Arizona law targeting illegal immigrants Sunday, promising to march in the streets and invite arrest by refusing to comply if the measure goes into effect.Read More »
A measure that would allow Arizona lawmakers to serve an unlimited number of terms in office appears dead in the Legislature, even though most lawmakers have said they want to repeal the term limits provision in the state's Constitution.Read More »
Gov. Jan Brewer today signed a sweeping immigration bill that would make it a crime under state law to be in the country illegally.Read More »
Pearce, a veteran lawmaker who chairs the Senate Appropriations Committee, had a lot of tools at his disposal to ratchet up the pressure on people to support his bill, but none was more powerful than public opinion.Read More »
The Senate has rejected a proposal to help avert the closure of state parks by allowing people to make voluntary contributions for their operation and maintenance.Read More »