PHOENIX - Putting herself through school, Shayna Stevens relies heavily on student loans to pursue a degree in secondary education at Northern Arizona University.
PHOENIX - The outcome of last month's statewide ballot measures proves that money can't always buy success.
After seeing a barrage of last-minute advertising, Arizona voters rejected a proposal to create a permanent 1-cent sales tax surcharge to fund education and other issues.
A group of school board members and administrators from Southern Arizona met Thursday morning to discuss Proposition 204, and their message to voters was clear: Pass the proposition or Arizona students will suffer.
PHOENIX - Gov. Jan Brewer said Friday she's willing to work with supporters of Proposition 204 for more money for the classroom, but only after voters kill the initiative.
PHOENIX - Arizona voters will see Proposition 204 described on their ballots as a "tax increase" despite protests from proponents that it really is not.
PHOENIX - A legislative panel approved a court-ordered rewrite Thursday to the description voters will receive before deciding whether to make permanent a 1-cent-per-dollar sales tax to fund education.
PHOENIX - Calling it unnecessary and bad policy, state Treasurer Doug Ducey formally launched a campaign Wednesday to defeat making a temporary 1-cent sales tax hike approved by voters two years ago permanent.
PHOENIX - Backers of an extension of the state's sales-tax surcharge filed a new lawsuit Wednesday, this one over how their measure is being described to voters.
PHOENIX - Secretary of State Ken Bennett decided Monday to ask the Arizona Supreme Court to keep the sales tax initiative off the November ballot.
PHOENIX - A key element of the business community is gearing up to fight a citizen initiative that proposes a permanent extension of the state's 1-cent sales tax increase.
PHOENIX - Gov. Jan Brewer said Monday she opposes a proposal to make the temporary sales-tax increase she championed two years ago permanent.
A Maricopa County Superior Court Judge will hear arguments July 18 about whether Secretary of State Ken Bennett must accept petitions that would put an extension of a 1-cent state sales-tax increase on the November ballot.
A Maricopa County Superior Court Judge will hear arguments July 18 about whether Secretary of State Ken Bennett must accept petitions that would put an extension of a 1-cent states sales tax increase on the November ballot.
Arizona Secretary of State Ken Bennett has rejected the petitions that would place an extension of a 1-cent sales tax on the November ballot.
PHOENIX — Backers of extending the state’s temporary 1-cent sales tax submitted more than 290,000 signatures Monday to put the issue on the November ballot.
PHOENIX - An error by backers of a permanent 1-cent increase in the state sales tax for education and public-works projects could keep voters from getting a chance to decide the measure in November.