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Salmon asks state's higher-ed leaders to build better graduates

Rep. Matt Salmon was blunt when talking to the biggest names in Arizona’s higher-education system in a crowded conference room at ASU’s Polytechnic campus on Thursday.

March 21, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Martha McSally: Leadership needed to save A-10 and D-M

Martha McSally: Leadership needed to save A-10 and D-M

I’ve been honored to learn firsthand how vital the A-10 is to our national security by serving alongside the brave men and women in uniform who protect our country.

March 10, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Raymond Graap and Schuyler Hilts: Address your representative about need to get rid of nuclear arms

As members of Physicians for Social Responsibility, we want to encourage each of you to write to a member of Congress about the dangers of nuclear weapons.

January 30, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Arizona “Dreamers” get support from Chicago activists

Arizona “Dreamers” get support from Chicago activists

CHICAGO — A small group protesting U.S. deportation policies is staging a sit-in at Rep. Luis Gutierrez’ office in Chicago.

July 26, 2013 2:32 pmLoading…

Lawmaker says low rate of pregnancy from rape

WASHINGTON — Republican Arizona congressman Trent Franks drew a sharp response during debate on an abortion bill when he said that the number of pregnancies resulting from rape is very low.

June 12, 2013 4:04 pmLoading…
Democratic National Conventions: A look back

Democratic National Conventions: A look back

Here is a characteristic pose of Sen. Alben Barkley, of Kentucky, who last night sounded a ringing praise for The New Deal and a scorching denunciation of Republican policies in his keynote address to the Democratic National Convention, June 24, 1936, Philadelphia, Pa. (AP Photo/GRS)

September 01, 2012 4:24 pmLoading…
Democratic National Conventions: A look back

Democratic National Conventions: A look back

Sen. Alben Barkley, of Kentucky, right, waves to cheering delegates as he appears on speakers rostrum to deliver keynote address at the Democratic National Convention, July 12, 1948, Philadelphia, Pa. The man on the left is unidentified. (AP Photo)

September 01, 2012 4:25 pmLoading…

Jackson Jr. treated in Tucson prior to bipolar diagnosis

CHICAGO — U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., a Chicago Democrat who took a hushed medical leave two months ago, is being treated for bipolar disorder, the Mayo Clinic announced Monday.

August 13, 2012 2:52 pmLoading…

Romney picks Paul Ryan as running mate

NORFOLK, Va. — Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney tapped Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin as his vice presidential running mate on Saturday, turning to the architect of a conservative and intensely controversial long-term budget plan to remake Medicare and cut trillions in federal spending.

August 11, 2012 6:10 amLoading…

Fitz Blog:Guns

     The nation is flooded sternum-high with Glocks, assault rifles and ammo clips. You will never put the gun genie back in the bottle. We are a testosterone-sotted teenaged nation that adores weaponry and wants to be armed-- much to the perplexed alarm of the civilized adult world. Hear ou…

July 24, 2012 4:00 pmLoading…
Senate TV ad calls Flake as 'battle-tested conservative'

Senate TV ad calls Flake as 'battle-tested conservative'

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Jeff Flake’s first TV ad paints him as Arizona’s “battle-tested conservative.”

June 14, 2012 12:09 pm Video Loading…
Can gas prices affect Tucson's next election?

Can gas prices affect Tucson's next election?

At the Tuesday night election results party, Republican candidate Jesse Kelly said the comment he heard most often from voters on the campaign trail was how much it cost to fill up their last tank of gas.

June 13, 2012 11:38 amLoading…

Okla. congressman apologizes for 'killing' remarks

 OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma congressman apologized on Friday for suggesting that “killing a couple” of U.S. senators may be the only way to get a budget passed through Congress.

February 24, 2012 1:12 pmLoading…

UA chapter names Giffords to its board of advisers

The National Institute for Civil Discourse at the University of Arizona has announced that former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has been named to its National Board of Advisers.

February 22, 2012 9:02 amLoading…


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