Reginald Ballantyne

Dec 13, 2017

House Speaker gives tax increase proposal cool reception

House Speaker J.D. Mesnard, R-Chandler, said an all-or-nothing approach to the future of a sales tax benefitting public schools would present “a high-risk scenario that just is unwise.”

Jun 12, 2017

Business leaders calling for big tax hike to fund public schools

Business leaders are advocating for a permanent expansion of a sales tax that funds public schools by nearly three times the current amount.

Apr 5, 2013

Governor’s Medicaid expansion plan affirms the will of voters

Arizonans are watching as the misinformed rhetoric and vitriol obfuscate an issue that close to a million voters made perfectly clear they support. . .twice.