Carl HAyden

Sep 14, 2021

Hayden bust stolen from Capitol grounds

The bust of longtime U.S. Sen. Carl Hayden outside the Arizona Capitol has been stolen.

Sep 1, 2020

Arizona picks senators, military for Trump’s heroes garden

A Native American U.S. Marine immortalized for helping raise the American flag over Iwo Jima during World War II. Two Arizona senators who were Republican nominees for president. The first female justice of the U.S. Supreme Court.

Oct 29, 2018

CAP celebrates 50 years since landmark legislation

As the Central Arizona Project celebrates the 50th anniversary of the federal act that authorized the massive water project, Arizona is still locked in complicated conversations about how the state will move forward on water issues.

Feb 1, 2012

The Washington Connection: Four Arizonans figure big on Capitol Hill

Since statehood, the Arizona-Washington D.C. political connection has been unbelievably strong and uncharacteristically influential, especially for a state with a relatively small, though growing population.

May 24, 2010

The Dons and Doñas

Barry Goldwater, Carl Hayden and Ernest McFarland were members. So was President Harry S. Truman. Members of this group, the “Dons of Arizona,” are dedicated to exploring and preserving the history, legends and lore of Arizona and the Southwest.

Oct 12, 2009

O’Connor: Arizona’s ‘great statesmen’ a model for handling today’s challenges

As they address the state's daunting challenges, leaders should follow the example of "great statesmen" who built Arizona by valuing cooperation, collaboration and compromise, former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor said Oct. 9.