As the government health-care website chugs along, the Obama administration has initiated a counter-initiative to combat Republican naysaying — and its weapons are of superior grade.
Some conservative policy pundits are starting to imagine a detente over Obamacare, in which Republicans recognize the conservative nature of the law and support it in return for tweaks that advance their ideas. Liberals should be open to such a deal.
If the Republicans can’t fight wars and the Democrats stink at socializing medicine, what good are they?
U.S. Rep. Ron Barber says he will seek re-election next year.
Passing immigration reform is a way for Republicans to get on a positive agenda and regain some of the approval of the American people, Sen. John McCain said Tuesday during a town hall in Tucson.
This editorial appeared Thursday in the Los Angeles Times:
PHOENIX — This part of summer is a time for patriotism. It’s also the time new state laws go into effect across the nation.
NEW YORK — Mel Wymore is a typical city council candidate in many ways, campaigning as a community board appointee, ex-PTA chair and founder of a roster of local organizations. But Wymore’s community-leader resume has an unusual feature: He built much of it while he was a woman.
PHOENIX — In an historic move, a group of Republican senators united with Democrats this afternoon to approve the plan by Gov. Jan Brewer to sharply expand the state's Medicaid program.
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate approved legislation Wednesday to lock in $85 billion in widely decried spending cuts aimed at restraining soaring federal deficits — and to avoid a government shutdown just a week away.
WASHINGTON — House Republicans raised the white flag Thursday on extending domestic violence protections to gays, lesbians and transsexuals after months of resisting an expansion of the Violence Against Women Act.
The Tucson city council has lost its lone Republican member.
Educator served ASDB, political refugees.
Carla Pedersen, a staunch Democrat who was active in local and national campaigns - including that of Bobby Kennedy, whom she met in the late 1960s - died at St. Joseph's Hospital Sunday. She was 70.
Some tribal officials in eastern Arizona are criticizing Jonathan Paton today for a circle mark he made on a questionnaire -- a mark they say signifies opposition to their key industry.
Today’s special election was limited to voters in Congressional District 8. But that distinction was lost on a number of voters.
A state Democratic Party official denied access to a voter list to two candidates in the U.S. Congressional District 3 race, saying they aren't Democrat enough.
PHOENIX - Vice President Joe Biden's visit to Phoenix on Thursday and a visit by first lady Michelle Obama set for April 30 in Tucson are sparking talk that Democrats think they may be able to win Arizona in the fall.
The Department of Justice has approved Arizona’s new Congressional district maps which had come under heavy fire from Republicans.
PHOENIX — The Democratic minority in the Arizona Legislature are
offering a policy agenda for the just-started 2012 session,
suggesting proposals on economic development, education, health
care and other matters.