Vice president

Lake, Trump, president, election
Mar 16, 2023

Trump’s VP? Lake, others in GOP jockeying for consideration

While the first Republican presidential primaries are nearly a year away, a shadow contest of another sort is underway with several Republicans, including one in Arizona, openly jockeying to position themselves as potential running mates to Donald Trump, the early front-runner for the nomination.

Nez, Navajo Nation, Nygren, election
Nov 9, 2022

Buu Nygren wins Navajo Nation president, beats incumbent

Buu Nygren has ousted Jonathan Nez as president of the Navajo Nation, a position that wields influence nationally because of the size of the tribe's reservation in the U.S. Southwest and its huge population.

Apr 26, 2013

Biden, McCain to talk freedom, democracy at forum

Vice President Joe Biden and Arizona Sen. John McCain will be in Sedona on Friday to talk about how to promote democracy and freedom.

Phoenix Mayor Stanton, second from left, with Aerospace Industries Association Vice President Cord Sterling, Bipartisan Policy Center analyst Shai Akabas and Senate aide Darrel Thompson, left to right, after a meeting on the effects of looming federal budget cuts. (Cronkite News Service photo by Connor Radnovich)
Jan 18, 2013

As cuts loom, Stanton and other mayors criticize Congress for inaction

Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton joined other mayors Thursday who criticized Washington for its inability to act on the budget, a failure that could cripple local economies.

May 23, 2011

Brewer veto leaves more questions for proposed Payson ASU campus

A veto by Gov. Jan Brewer may cost students at a proposed Arizona State University campus in Payson an additional $2,000 per year in tuition — if the project is actually completed.