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Arizona Sens. Jeff Flake, at podium, and John McCain share a laugh during the news conference at which they and six other senators recently unveiled an immgration reform bill. [Connor Radnovich/Cronkite News]
Arizona Sens. Jeff Flake, at podium, and John McCain share a laugh during the news conference at which they and six other senators unveiled a sweeping, bipartisan immgration reform bill. [Connor Radnovich/Cronkite News]
Washington -- While much of Washington is focused on the impact of Friday’s “sequestration” cuts, Mesa Mayor Scott Smith is worried that a proposed solution to that problem could end up seriously hurting cities.
WASHINGTON – Former Arizona Rep. Jim Kolbe joined representatives of business, church and civil-rights groups Thursday to file briefs supporting same-sex marriage in two upcoming Supreme Court cases on the issue.
Mesa Mayor Scott Smith, right, joined other local government officials warning against a plan to remove tax exemption from municipal bonds. They are, from left, Montgomery County, Md., Chief Adminstrative Officer Tim Firestine Houston City Controller Ronald Green and Douglas County, Neb., Commissioner Chris Rodgers. [Connor Radnovich/Cronkite News]
Mesa Mayor Scott Smith and others at the "Don't Mess With Our Bonds" event said levying taxes on municipal bonds could lead to a loss of jobs, higher taxes and fewer public projects. [Connor Radnovich/Cronkite News]
WASHINGTON – Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer said people should not take her attendance at a White House dinner Sunday night as a suggestion that she and President Barack Obama are now “BFFs.”
A divided appeals court Friday upheld a Gilbert sign ordinance, saying it did not infringe on the First Amendment rights of Good News Presbyterian Church.
WASHINGTON — Arizona earned a D in a national report Wednesday that graded states on their families’ financial security in five broad categories.
WASHINGTON — Side by side, leading Democratic and Republican senators pledged Monday to propel far-reaching immigration legislation through the Senate by summer providing a possible path to citizenship for an estimated 11 million people now in the U.S. illegally.
With an armed robber reported on the Tempe campus in December, an Arizona State University system provided text-message alerts, complemented by email blasts, Facebook posts and tweets, until the threat had passed.
PHOENIX – Several hundred people demonstrated Thursday at the State Capitol against four Republican bills they say unfairly target unions representing public employees.