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Sarah Smallhouse and Si Schorr: Why the Arizona Legislature is a hothouse for odd laws

Sarah Smallhouse and Si Schorr: Why the Arizona Legislature is a hothouse for odd laws

Inquiring national minds ask: What accounts for the “super weirdness” in Arizona (Gail Collins, The New York Times, Feb. 26) and “What’s the deal with Arizona?” (Aaron Blake, Washington Post, Feb. 26).

March 30, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Independents in Arizona now outnumber both Democrats and Republicans

Independents in Arizona now outnumber both Democrats and Republicans

PHOENIX — Independents now outnumber both Republicans and Democrats in Arizona as voters continue to abandon the two major parties.

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Sarah Garrecht Gassen: Brewer’s leaving, but conservatives retain stranglehold on state

Sarah Garrecht Gassen: Brewer’s leaving, but conservatives retain stranglehold on state

Jan Brewer isn’t going to run for a third term as Arizona governor.

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Sarah Garrecht Gassen: We 'Ordinary Americans' deserve informed candidates

Fall brings several benchmarks: the pumpkin farm, my annual baking imperative, the inevitable hopeful excursion into nature that ends with sunburn and the realization that it really is still hot, even though we wish it weren’t so.

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Ariz. group to seek same-sex marriage initiative

PHOENIX — Arizonans may get a third chance to decide the issue of whether gays should be able to wed in this state.

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Antenori, Gould to seek public vote on Medicaid expansion

Antenori, Gould to seek public vote on Medicaid expansion

PHOENIX -- Two former Republican state senators are maneuvering to give voters the last word on whether Arizona expands its Medicaid program.

May 28, 2013 3:56 pm Photos

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Mining strategy, AZ budget figure heavily in rural LD8

Mining strategy, AZ budget figure heavily in rural LD8

Barbara McGuire

September 14, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Mining strategy, AZ budget figure heavily in rural LD8

Mining strategy, AZ budget figure heavily in rural LD8

Thomas "T.J." Shope

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Mining strategy, AZ budget figure heavily in rural LD8

Mining strategy, AZ budget figure heavily in rural LD8

Ernest Bustamante

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Mining strategy, AZ budget figure heavily in rural LD8

Mining strategy, AZ budget figure heavily in rural LD8

Candidates hoping to represent Arizona's new Legislative District 8 agreed that jobs for the residents of the largely rural district was the top issue at a debate Wednesday night.

September 14, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Open-primaries measure to be on Arizona ballot

PHOENIX — Voters will get to decide in November if they want to jettison the current system of nominating candidates for office.

September 06, 2012 4:26 pmLoading…

Pima supervisors cancel uncontested school-board races

The Pima County Board of Supervisors approved the cancellation of one dozen uncontested school-board elections Tuesday.

September 04, 2012 12:55 pmLoading…

Grijalva likely to face Saucedo Mercer in CD3

Tucson Democratic U.S. Rep. Raúl Grijalva is cruising to victory over his first-ever primary challengers in Arizona Third Congressional District.

August 28, 2012 8:53 pmLoading…

Tonight’s primary results will decide several races

Most of tonight’s primary election winners have won nothing more than the opportunity to move on to the next round where they will face opponents from other political parties in the general election.

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Independents welcome at polls for today’s primary

Independents welcome at polls for today’s primary

Even though today is a primary election day, independent voters who didn’t request an early ballot can still cast their votes at a polling place.

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Disregard the yellow postcard — Tuesday is a primary election

This may come as unwelcome news to those of you who are already tired of the TV ads, mailers, robocalls and campaign signs, but Tuesday’s election is not a general election despite what appeared on yellow postcards sent out in Pima County.

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Barber top campaign fundraiser in So. Arizona

Barber top campaign fundraiser in So. Arizona

Democrat Ron Barber raised more money in the last five weeks than any other Southern Arizona congressional candidate — and it wasn’t even close.

August 17, 2012 12:03 pm Related Loading…

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