A series of voter-approved initiatives passed since 1998 could be sent back to voters for re-authorization under a proposal making its way through the Arizona Legislature that the Republican bill sponsor says will ensure taxpayers have a say in whether spending they authorized is doing what they intended.Read More »
When lawmakers approved the state budget in March, they accidentally left out one key part. Becau...
A victory by Arizona Republicans in the Legislature’s lawsuit against the Independent Redistricting ...
Sen. Catherine Miranda is “strongly exploring” running for Congress in Arizona’s 1st Congressional D...
Fearing defeat at the Supreme Court, more than a dozen members of Congress from California and Arizo...
Lawyers for Arizona and the American Civil Liberties Union are asking a federal judge to let them co...
State Senate President Andy Biggs has been called a RINO and a clown, and even compared to Democrati...
In the first four months under House Speaker David Gowan’s leadership, the cost of running the chamb...
The Arizona State House has approved a new system similar to Amber Alerts.Read More »
The Arizona House has approved a bill that would allow county attorneys to prosecute people charged with pointing a laser at aircraft.Read More »
A bill aimed at requiring more disclosure of the anonymous and unlimited campaign funds known as “dark money” received a unanimous vote but not exactly a vote of confidence from a Senate committee.Read More »
A House committee has approved a bill that would make some tax credits claimed by corporations public information.Read More »
Arizona Senate bills requiring federal agents to register with a local sheriff and barring federal officials from making arrests without the sheriff's permission have stalled over constitutional concerns.Read More »
A House committee on Monday approved one of two small expansions of a voucher-like program that allows students to use public funds for a private education.Read More »
Voting rights activists are putting lawmakers on the spot and trying to get promises that Republicans won’t do an “end run” around voters by repealing last year’s election reform law before voters have a chance to repeal it themselves.Read More »
A bill proposed by a Scottsdale lawmaker would keep the convictions and sentences of dead criminal defendants intact and put an end to a long-held legal doctrine in Arizona.Read More »
If a disaster of Armageddon-like proportions strikes Arizona, state lawmakers want residents to be prepared, and they want the government to dole out advice on the best way to be ready.Read More »