Friday, March 7, 2014 4:25 pm
State lawmakers are moving to require the state to buy computer programs for English learners with specifications that were crafted in detail by a company selling the software.
Friday, March 7, 2014 3:15 pm
The House gave preliminary approval Thursday to removing virtually all references in state laws to people who are “handicapped” or “disabled.”
Friday, March 7, 2014 2:15 pm
Insurance companies would pay 15 percent less in taxes to the state under terms of legislation approved Thursday by the House.
Friday, March 7, 2014 12:00 pm
Without comment the House voted Thursday to update laws on theft to include trade secrets.
Friday, March 7, 2014 11:15 am
The state House voted unanimously Tuesday to encourage more high schoolers to take computer science courses.
Friday, March 7, 2014 10:00 am
Manufacturers and smelters would no longer have to pay state sales taxes on electricity they buy under the terms of legislation approved Thursday by the Senate.
Thursday, March 6, 2014 6:24 pm
Democratic U.S. Rep. Kyrsten Sinema won't jump from her current district to the one being vacated by retiring Rep. Ed Pastor.
Thursday, March 6, 2014 4:45 pm
Former House Speaker Joe Lane, whose political career was cut short in the wake of the impeachment of Gov. Evan Mecham, died Thursday in Tucson.
Thursday, March 6, 2014 2:47 pm
On March 4, career criminal William Thornton, who was wanted by police for an outstanding felony warrant and was a suspect in an attempted murder, shot and killed Phoenix Police Detective John Hobbs during an attempt to arrest him. A second detective was seriously wounded.
Thursday, March 6, 2014 1:15 pm
The state House voted Thursday to put a five-year lifetime cap on government-funded health – but not for everyone.