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Democrats launch major early TV effort against GOP congressional challengers

The Democratic House Majority PAC is spending $365,000 on a series of ads this month, critical of two Republican congressional candidates here in Arizona.

April 15, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Tucson Electric bills to rise if surcharge is reset

Tucson Electric Power Co. customers will likely see their monthly bills rise a few dollars, as state regulators reset a financial mechanism linked to fuel and purchased-power costs.

April 06, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Meet CD1 candidate Gary Kiehne in Tucson on Friday

Meet CD1 candidate Gary Kiehne in Tucson on Friday

Gary Kiehne, a candidate for Congress in District 1, will be the guest speaker at the Pima County Young Republicans club meeting this week.

March 25, 2014 8:05 am Related Loading…
3 running against 2 incumbents in Sunnyside recall election

3 running against 2 incumbents in Sunnyside recall election

Two incumbents will defend their seats against three challengers in the Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board recall election in May.

March 22, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Grijalva to seek 7th term; education, immigration, income inequality among top agenda items

Grijalva to seek 7th term; education, immigration, income inequality among top agenda items

Raúl Grijalva announced he’s running for a seventh term in Congress at a kickoff party in Tucson Sunday night.

March 18, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…
Sunnyside cuts 7 school librarian positions

Sunnyside cuts 7 school librarian positions

The Sunnyside Unified School District Governing Board voted Tuesday to eliminate seven full-time librarian positions next school year as a cost-saving measure.

March 12, 2014 10:02 am Related Loading…
CD1 watch: New ad attacks Kirkpatrick over Medicare

CD1 watch: New ad attacks Kirkpatrick over Medicare

A new online video ad says you should tell Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick to oppose Medicare cuts ... which she says she opposes.

March 11, 2014 10:35 am Video Loading…
Steller: Why Ally Miller makes for good copy, and more politics

Steller: Why Ally Miller makes for good copy, and more politics

Why do we Tucson reporters love to cover Pima County Supervisor Ally Miller so much?

March 07, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Green Party challenging removal from state ballot

PHOENIX — Absent a federal court order, Arizonans may not get to cast their ballots this year for any Green Party candidates.

March 03, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Brewer signs repeal of GOP-backed election law changes

PHOENIX — It’s official: Arizonans won’t get the last word on a series of controversial changes in state election law.

February 28, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

How your Senator and Reps voted on SB1062

Here's how the Southern Arizona delegation voted on SB1062, the controversial bill that would allow discrimination against gays in the name of religious freedom.

February 24, 2014 10:06 amLoading…

CD1 candidate Gary Kiehne has something to prove

Many a political candidate has a story about how his loving wife encouraged him to run for office. Gary Kiehne's story is, well, a little different.

February 20, 2014 7:00 am Related Loading…

Treasurer Ducey makes run for governor official

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.

February 20, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Horne campaign funding violation hearing starts Monday

PHOENIX — Attorney General Tom Horne goes before an administrative law judge Monday to defend himself against charges that he violated state campaign-finance laws in his 2010 election.

February 08, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
GOP off to a slow start in fundraising in CD3

GOP off to a slow start in fundraising in CD3

The man with the 'stache is far ahead in the fundraising race, new campaign finance reports show.

February 04, 2014 10:30 amLoading…
Plea deal for Arizona Attorney General Horne falls apart

Plea deal for Arizona Attorney General Horne falls apart

PHOENIX — Attorney General Tom Horne rejected what amounts to a plea deal in his campaign-finance case, setting the stage for hearings later this month on whether he actually broke the law.

February 01, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

GOP lawmakers move to thwart referendum on election-law changes

PHOENIX — A Republican-dominated House panel took the first steps Thursday to kill a referendum drive to force a public vote on changes to state election laws.

January 31, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

GOP effort to void Independent Redistricting Commission continues

PHOENIX — A lawyer for the Republican-controlled Legislature asked a federal court Friday to void a decision by Arizona voters to have an independent commission decide how the state is divided into its nine congressional districts.

January 25, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Republican Vasquez out of CD3 race

Republican Vasquez out of CD3 race

Underdog Republican candidate Jaime Vasquez said he won’t run for Congress in District 3 this year. 

January 24, 2014 1:00 pmLoading…

Former California congressman joins GOP race for AZ governor

PHOENIX — The field of Republicans who want to be governor got more crowded Wednesday with the entry of former California Congressman Frank Riggs.

January 23, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

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