The Daily Courier in Prescott has posted a story this morning about a Republican gubernatorial debate held last Friday.
The Senate voted 18-12 Wednesday to kill Tucson Republican Sen. Al Melvin’s legislation forbidding Arizona from implementing the Common Core standards adopted by the National Governors Association.
PHOENIX - The Arizona Senate today voted to kill a bill that would have scrapped the Common Core education standards.
PHOENIX — Calling them a federal “dictate,” Sen. Al Melvin persuaded Republican colleagues in the Senate to vote Tuesday to scrap the Common Core education standards the state and schools adopted just four years ago.
Calling them a federal "dictate," Sen. Al Melvin convinced Republican colleagues in the Senate to vote today to scrap the Common Core standards that the state and schools adopted just four years earlier.
A bill that would create a new kind of job-training program to help the unemployed get back to work faster is advancing in the Arizona Senate.
Arizona Senate Bill 1062 was not a defense of the religious. The legislation, which would have permitted discrimination based on religious belief, was a weapon whipped up in a desperate grasp for power by those who interpret change as a personal assault.
PHOENIX — Rejecting last-minute pleas from supporters, Gov. Jan Brewer Wednesday vetoed controversial legislation billed as protecting religious freedom.
We asked Southern Arizona lawmakers and candidates for governor for their thoughts on SB 1062, legislation that would allow businesses to discriminate against customers based on religious belief. Gov. Jan Brewer must decide whether to sign it, let it become law without her signature, or veto it.
PHOENIX — The state Senate sent Gov. Jan Brewer controversial legislation billed as protecting religious freedom Monday even as two more senators who voted last week for SB 1062 now say that was a mistake.
PHOENIX — Ignoring pleas from business leaders, the Senate Education Committee voted 6-3 along party lines Thursday to bar Arizona from implementing the Common Core standards the state adopted four years ago.
To the surprise of no one, state Treasurer Doug Ducey, who raised more than a million dollars with an exploratory committee he launched last July, formally jumped into the race for governor — twice.
Correction: The original version of this story said Pima County Supervisor Ally Miller spent $1,500 on an office chair. The $1,500 item was a table.
I am pretty sure my bathroom scale is a Republican.
PHOENIX — Eight months before the primary, state Treasurer Doug Ducey already has raised more private cash in his bid for governor than his publicly funded foes have any chance of getting.
PHOENIX — Republican gubernatorial hopeful Al Melvin is using quotes from Abe Lincoln in his running fight with President Obama and his policies.
Oracle studio tour this weekend
MARS - Three-term state Sen. Al Melvin announced Monday he intends to run for President of the United States this coming year. “Although it’s not an election year I’m not going to let that malarkey stand in my way.”
PHOENIX — Three-term state Sen. Al Melvin announced this afternoon he intends to run for governor this coming year.
PHOENIX - A trio of bills aimed at protecting the privacy of Arizonans' reading habits, their gambling gains and government records about them moved a step closer to being approved Monday.