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Bills stacking up after Brewer threatens mass vetoes (access required)

The 2012 session appears to be in its final days, but some of the biggest pieces of legislation this year — including Gov. Jan Brewer’s proposal to make it easier to fire state employees — remain stuck at the state Capitol.

The glut of measures yet to be passed — or in some cases held by legislative leaders — is at least partially a result of an embargo on sending bills to the governor after she threatened to veto all bills until a budget deal is reached.

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Getting to know Brewer, the governor

Some of Brewer's vetoes of the past two weeks have left lawmakers and lobbyists looking for patterns. But despite the seemingly unpredictable way she's wielded her veto pen, one GOP lobbyist said it's not hard to figure her out.

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