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By the way, the LEGISLATURE put another TAX CUT proposition on this year's general election ballot already and they have signs out on the streets claiming it is about adding JOBS. B S!
Prop 116 is another TAX CUT they want to build into the Arizona Constitution. The only way they can get people to go along with it is to spew propaganda claiming tax cuts will add jobs to the economy.
How did that work out for George W Bush???8 months ago
"I will work with everybody,'' Brewer said. "And I believe that those people that are behind 204, we need to come together, all of us, to come back to the table, sit down, and get another proposition or another plan put together that is accountable.''
Accountable TO WHOM, is the real issue here. This is taking place BECAUSE she and the legislature are NOT accountable to the people who elected them.
The drafters of the Arizona Constitution KNEW more than 100 years ago what kind of shenanigans unaccountable lawmakers could do, that's why they were pioneers in the process of CITIZEN INITIATIVES.8 months ago
@DaleWhiting: Could this spell the end of partisan politics? Not a snowball's chance in Phoenix on an August afternoon.
Top Two will ONLY further empower right-wing exploiters such as Constantin Querard.
Unfortunately, the false promise of the end of partisanship will seduce (likely) too many people.
There is enough history in other states to show that this does NOT increase voter turnout; does NOT eliminate extremist candidates; and absolutely does NOT prevent fringe candidates from winning.9 months ago