Tom Chandler, a retired attorney considered to be among Tucson’s most dedicated philanthropists, has died. He was 94.
Seeking to shape comprehensive immigration reform, U.S. Representatives Raúl Grijalva of Arizona and Filemon Vela of Texas introduced a bill today that shifts the focus to the ports of entry and the environment.
A pair of controversial fliers attacking a Sunnyside school board member have caught the attention of U.S. Rep. Raúl Grijalva, prompting him to call for a local and federal investigation.
As Congress gets ready to return to Washington after the August recess, immigration reform will be a topic of contention.
On the first day of classes, August 2008, the most geeked-up, anticipated new recruit on Arizona’s campus was probably 7-foot basketball player Jeff Withey. He never played a minute for the Wildcats.
Jazmine Ayala anticipated a low-key celebration when she and the rest of the Sunnyside Little League softball team returned home to Tucson this afternoon.
PHOENIX - The U.S. House is making another bid to block the Tohono O'odham Nation from building a casino on land it owns near the Arizona Cardinals stadium on the edge of Glendale.
Just six months after Tucson Congressmen Ron Barber and Raúl Grijalva were sworn in to new terms, candidates are already lining up to run against them in November 2014.
Technology is a major component in securing the border, but spending billions more on equipment and manpower under the Senate immigration bill has some asking whether it's too expensive.
The U.S. Custom and Border Protection’s Joint Intelligence Operations Center at the Joint Field Command Building, Tucson Sector Headquarters, 2430 S. Swan Road. The "border surge" would add 20,000 patrol agents.
Raúl Grijalva's legislation would hurt the U.S. mining industry's ability to compete.
Once again, reform of the General Mining Act of 1872 has been brought to the forefront of public debate in a recent article published Sunday in the Arizona Daily Star, titled "Grijalva pushing for fees on mines."
RENO, Nev. — Thirty U.S. House members are urging new Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to reform the government’s wild horse management program and its spiraling budget that they say has created an “untenable situation” for both the mustangs and U.S. taxpayers.
NOGALES, Ariz. — More technology and better coordination among agencies might be what it takes to secure the U.S.-Mexico border enough to offer a path to citizenship to the estimated 11 million illegal immigrants in the country, a group of senators said.
The release of illegal immigrants from detention in anticipation of budget cuts created a new hurdle for the new-found momentum for comprehensive immigration reform, politicians on both sides of the aisle say.
The Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge would be either just east of the pipeline's route to Mexico or bisected by it. Refuge officials, however, say going through it would be too disruptive to wildlife, including the endangered masked bobwhite quail.
Pima County and Border Patrol officials, among others, want the proposed pipeline to run next to Arizona 286 through the refuge.