PHOENIX — Facing a splintered gay-rights community, supporters of legalizing same-sex weddings in Arizona have pulled the plug on putting the issue to voters next year.
Penmanship, telephone poles and felonies were some of the topics broached in Pima County Superior Court Judge James Marner's courtroom during a hearing on whether to throw off the ballot an initiative seeking to undo the city's pension system.
Two city employees have sued to have an initiative dismantling the city pension system thrown off the ballot over what they contend are illegally collected signatures.
PHOENIX - Calling a referendum drive misleading, a state senator has launched a campaign to keep voters from overturning extensive changes to voting laws made by the Republican-controlled Legislature.
PHOENIX - Voters may get the last word on a package of controversial changes to election laws - changes foes say are designed to depress turnout and throw roadblocks in the path of those who want to propose their own laws.
Tucsonans are one step closer to deciding the fate of the city's pension system. A group seeking to overhaul the pension system submitted its initiative petitions to the city for verification Tuesday morning.
PHOENIX - Republicans used the final hours of their just-ended legislative session to push through a series of changes in election laws that could give them advantages in future elections.
PHOENIX - Voters who have seen how medical marijuana works in Arizona may get a chance to extend the ability to use the drug to all other adults.
PHOENIX - A Senate panel voted Wednesday to throw additional hurdles in the path of Arizonans who want to write their own laws.
Tucsonans frustrated with the city's traffic cameras may get an opportunity to ban them this fall.
Traffic passes through the intersection of East Broadway and Craycroft Road, where cameras take photos of red-light runners.
PHOENIX - State lawmakers are moving to put additional hurdles in the path of those who want to bypass the Legislature through initiatives. But one of them must be approved by voters themselves.
PHOENIX - State lawmakers are making another bid to shorten the time individuals and groups have to put issues on the ballot.
PHOENIX - Challengers to the state's open primary system want another two hours to argue in court there are not enough valid signatures to put the measure on the ballot.
PHOENIX - An attorney for backers of the open-primary initiative wants a judge to order the measure included on the ballot, even if he decides today it does not belong there.
PHOENIX - A move to create an open primary system in Arizona has apparently fallen short.
PHOENIX - Unable to rely on state funding, supporters of the state parks system launched an initiative drive Friday to get Arizona motorists to provide the needed funds.
PHOENIX - An initiative drive launched Friday seeks to make permanent the temporary 1-cent sales tax hike set to expire next year.