PHOENIX — Some of the state’s long-term unemployed could eventually find themselves without health insurance.
Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed legislation Tuesday designed to help Tombstone repair its damaged Huachuca Mountains water supply.
PHOENIX — A proposal to sharply expand the use of tax dollars to send students to private and parochial schools suffered a severe, and perhaps fatal, setback Thursday.
PHOENIX — Arizona is going to be without a legally enforceable begging law for perhaps another year.
PHOENIX — A proposal to sharply expand a program to use tax dollars to send students to private and parochial schools suffered a serious setback today.
PHOENIX — The state’s jobless rate was unchanged last month at 7.3 percent as the economic recovery remained sluggish.
Adam Kwasman and Joe Arpaio, file photos
PHOENIX — State lawmakers voted Wednesday to let ranchers shoot the Mexican gray wolves being reintroduced to the Southwest despite their listing under federal law as endangered animals.
Gov. Jan Brewer signed legislation Wednesday to overrule any local laws that bar people from using firearms on private lands that are not open to the public.
PHOENIX — Up to 120,000 youths living in low-income neighborhoods could soon qualify for taxpayer-funded tuition to private and parochial schools.
PHOENIX — State lawmakers refused Wednesday to overturn local zoning laws about keeping chickens in backyards even though an Oro Valley Republican quipped it would help him with his social life.
State lawmakers voted today to let ranchers shoot the Mexican gray wolves being reintroduced to the Southwest despite their listing under federal law as endangered.
Gov. Jan Brewer signed legislation Tuesday allowing the state Department of Health to make unannounced inspections of abortion clinics without first getting a warrant from a judge.
PHOENIX — Despite a long list of items closer to home to deal with, the Arizona House Monday went on record as saying the entire West Bank belongs to Israel, and the 650,000 Jews who have settled there since the 1967 war “reside there legitimately.”
PHOENIX — More than 200,000 Arizonans who have permits to carry concealed weapons could soon be able to bring them into most public buildings, ignoring “no guns” signs at the door.
PHOENIX — Attorney General Tom Horne did not violate campaign finance laws in his successful 2010 election, a state administrative law judge ruled Monday.
PHOENIX — Attorney General Tom Horne did not violate campaign finance laws in his successful 2010 election, a state administrative law judge ruled this afternoon.
PHOENIX — What has at least four wheels, 16 to 28 pedals and can be operated by both leg and electric power?
PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer has signed into law a more than $17 million tax break exclusively for two kinds of companies.
PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer signed a $9.2 billion spending plan Friday — but not before using her constitutional power to remove some items she doesn’t like.
PHOENIX — Some Arizona taxpayers who get a raise this year could get some tax relief next April.
PHOENIX — State lawmakers voted Thursday to buckle under to federal rules to protect workers from falls — but only if they’re forced to do so.
PHOENIX — Citing everything from protecting women’s health to God’s opposition to the procedure, state senators gave final approval Wednesday to allowing unannounced warrantless inspection of abortion clinics.
PHOENIX — Arizona will not be able to enforce its new law limiting drug-induced abortions for at least another six weeks.
PHOENIX — Arizona manufacturers and smelters are in line for a big tax break not being offered to other companies and individuals.
PHOENIX — Arizona will not be able to enforce its new law limiting medication abortions for at least another six weeks.
PHOENIX — Supporters of medical marijuana research have targeted a Republican state senator for recall because she is blocking a measure that could fund it.
PHOENIX – State lawmakers approved a $9.23 billion budget for the coming fiscal year Monday as Senate Republicans agreed on a spending plan higher than they had originally wanted but still less than sought by Gov. Jan Brewer and even their House GOP counterparts.
PHOENIX — Legislative negotiators finally hammered out a $9.23 billion state budget Monday by providing some extra funding for state universities but not as much money for child welfare services that was sought by Gov. Jan Brewer.
PHOENIX — The top attorney for the state asked federal appellate judges Friday to immediately dissolve the emergency stay now blocking Arizona from enforcing its new abortion restrictions.
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House Speaker Andy Tobin said Thursday that he and Gov. Jan Brewer have reached a deal on a new state budget.
PHOENIX — A federal appeals court on Wednesday put Arizona’s new abortion law on hold, at least for the time being.
Fire consumes a forest during a back-burn operation to fight the Wallow Fire in Nutrioso. The massive wildfire, sparked by a campfire, swept through eastern Arizona into New Mexico, torching over 538,000 acres in 2011.
PHOENIX — A federal appeals court today put Arizona's new abortion law on hold, at least for the time being.
PHOENIX — Unable to stop new abortion restrictions from taking effect Tuesday, foes now hope to get a federal appeals court to block them from being enforced.
PHOENIX — A $9.21 million spending plan approved Tuesday by the state Senate could face a gubernatorial veto because it underfunds state universities, an aide to Gov. Jan Brewer said.
PHOENIX — New restrictions on drug-induced abortions will take effect this morning as had been scheduled.
PHOENIX — Cops take your pot?
PHOENIX — The state Senate may not accept the changes to the budget made late Thursday by the House, Senate President Andy Biggs said.
PHOENIX — Plans to create a veterinary school at the University of Arizona have hit a roadblock as state lawmakers approved just enough money to tease the idea but not enough to actually make it happen.
PHOENIX — House Republicans gave preliminary approval late Thursday to a new budget that adds some — but only part — of what dissidents sought for their needed votes.
PHOENIX — The state’s jobless rate dropped two-tenths of a point last month but there are indications of problems remaining for the Arizona economy.
PHOENIX — Republican lawmakers asked the state Court of Appeals on Wednesday to give them a chance to prove that hundreds of millions of dollars being used to support an expanded Medicaid program are being collected illegally.
PHOENIX — Cochise County lost a larger percentage of its population last year than any other county in the country, new figures from the U.S. Census Bureau show.
PHOENIX — Saying the plan shorts child safety and education, six dissident House Republicans said Wednesday that talks have broken down with their own party leaders, leaving a proposed $9.2 billion state budget in limbo.
PHOENIX — Republican lawmakers asked the state Court of Appeals this afternoon to give them a chance to prove that hundreds of millions of dollars being used to support an expanded Medicaid program were illegally enacted.
PHOENIX — State lawmakers took the first steps Tuesday to immunize the Land Department from mistakes and negligence that result in forest fires — even if that means destroyed homes and dead firefighters.
PHOENIX — House Republicans failed for a second day Tuesday to reach an accord on a budget even as state senators continued to find new ways to spend money.
PHOENIX — State lawmakers and the media have worked out a deal that spells out when government agencies can deny requests for public records.