PHOENIX — With all Republicans opposed, a House panel voted Monday to reject the proposal by Gov. Jan Brewer to use federal dollars to expand the state's Medicaid program.
PARK CITY, Utah — Mitt Romney urged a gathering of political and business leaders to set aside partisan bickering and to seek solutions to the nation’s most pressing issues.
A federal court jury in Tucson is deliberating in a corruption case in which former Arizona Rep. Rick Renzi was accused of trying to engineer a federal land exchange to benefit himself and a business associate and of looting clients' premiums from his family insurance business.
Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann announced she is retiring from Congress to stay home and iron her husband’s new boy scout uniform. Marcus Bachmann said the happy couple will live happily behind a candelabra and be very active in his church.
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.
MARS - Three-term state Sen. Al Melvin announced Monday he intends to run for President of the United States this coming year. “Although it’s not an election year I’m not going to let that malarkey stand in my way.”
WASHINGTON — Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., says Republicans should compromise and increase tax revenues as part of a “long-term grand bargain” on the budget, and praised President Obama for reaching out to senators across the aisle.
WASHINGTON — Republican U.S. Sen. Rand Paul is endorsing a path to citizenship for the nation’s illegal immigrants, a significant move for a favorite of tea party Republicans who are often seen as hostile to such an approach.
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.
Barring any last minute "miracles" to call off this Congress-inflicted fiasco, automatic federal budget cuts will kick in. The reductions total $1.2 trillion spread over nine years. The first cuts will be $85 billion by the end of September.
In her fifth State of the State speech, Gov. Jan Brewer proposed expanding Arizona's Medicaid program, funding 200 more caseworkers for Child Protective Services and spending more money on public education.
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Councilman Steve Kozachik announced he is leaving the Republican Party which he claims has become a narrow party of extremists. Numerous attempts to reach a Pima County Republican Party spokesperson went unanswered because the bunker door was sealed tight and a voice inside kept shouting,”Go…
The Tucson city council has lost its lone Republican member.
PHOENIX - A Republican state lawmaker wants to be sure Arizonans have a real voice in deciding who will run for president in 2016.
Pres. George H. W. Bush, right, and Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, left, stand at attention as they listen to their respective anthems during a welcoming ceremony at Kubba Palace, Friday, Nov. 23, 1990, Cairo, Egypt. Later on Friday Bush travels to Geneva to meet Syrian President Hafez El…
President George Bush greets South African leader Nelson Mandela on the South Lawn of the White House, Monday, June 26, 1990, Washington, DC. Mandela told Bush the support blacks in South Africa have received from the United States, particularly economic sanctions, have been crucial promotin…
Pres. George H. W. Bush talks to reporters at the Oval Office of the White House during his first full day as president, Saturday, Jan. 21, 1989, Washington, D.C. (AP Photo/Doug Mills)
President-elect George H. W. Bush holds his hands up to acknowledge the crowds applause, and ask them to allow him to continue his speech, during his victory rally with grandson, George P. Bush, right, and son George W. Bush, left, Tuesday, Nov. 9, 1988, Houston, Texas. (AP Photo)