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.