U.S. Conference of Mayors

Oct 16, 2019

Group tries to dodge fine for campaign finance law violation

A group that spent $260,000 attacking a 2014 foe of Doug Ducey in his first gubernatorial race is trying again to escape paying a fine for violating state campaign finance laws.

Jul 17, 2014

Ducey attorneys challenge Clean Elections Commission jurisdiction

The Arizona Citizens Clean Elections Commission lacks jurisdiction to investigate a complaint filed against GOP gubernatorial candidate Doug Ducey, according to a response filed by Ducey’s attorneys.

Mesa Mayor Scott Smith, shown in this January file photo from another trip to Washington, is optimistic after meetings with White House and congressional officials that a fiscal deal can be worked out. (Cronkite News Servict photo by Salvador Rodriguez)
Jun 26, 2013

Mesa mayor is US Conference of Mayors’ president

MESA - Mesa Mayor Scott Smith has been sworn in as 71st president of the U.S. Conference of Mayors.

Jun 6, 2011

History says Pearce has little to worry about from recall effort

As the recall threat against Senate President Russell Pearce heats up, Arizona voters may be joining their counterparts in the rest of the country in looking to kick out an elected leader. Activists in Wisconsin are seeking to remove 16 state senators, Miami-Dade County kicked out its mayor and the mayor of Omaha, Neb., just barely survived a recall vote.