Politics and Government

Pima County Drafts Proposal for Road Repair Sales Tax

Feb 2, 2018 Tax revenues would go towards roadwork entirely to start, then gradually shift to mitigate property taxes.

Arizona House Votes to Expel Rep. Don Shooter

Feb 1, 2018 Speaker Mesnard called for the Thursday vote, which needed a two-thirds majority.

Tucson City Council Mulls New Taxes to Raise Revenue

Feb 1, 2018 City Manager Michael Ortega said city is missing out on millions of dollars.

Public-Private Partnership Submits Proposal for Sabino Canyon Tram

Jan 30, 2018 The bid includes electric vehicles, electronic payment and shuttle service.

Flake: Promoting Fiscal Growth While Restricting Immigration 'Ironic'

Jan 30, 2018 Arizona Senator cautions colleagues about unintended consequences

Scientists Sue EPA Over Who Can Serve On Advisory Boards

Jan 29, 2018 The lawsuit is in reaction to the banning of EPA-grant recipients from the boards.

More for Military? Dems Call for Expanding Other Spending, Too

Jan 29, 2018 Recommendation: The next spending deal in Washington should bring more dollars to many areas.

Ducey Signs Opioid Bill Unanimously Approved by Legislature

Jan 26, 2018 The measure is meant to crack down on excess opioid prescriptions, among other things.

Grijalva Doubts DACA Proposal's Chances in House

Jan 24, 2018 Some in Congress question whether House and Senate can agree.

Sen Flake Pushes for DACA Resolution

Jan 24, 2018 The Arizona Republican says he will hold McConnell to a promise to bring DACA up for a vote.

Former Football Staffer Files New $8.5M Claim Against UA, Rodriguez

Jan 23, 2018 Melissa Wilhelmsen claims the UA failed to protect her against sexual assault and harassment by Athletics Department personnel.

Efforts to Track Campaign Dollars in Arizona

Jan 23, 2018 With election season underway, big money is expected for Arizona campaigns.

The Race for Jeff Flake's Senate Seat

Jan 22, 2018 And the ripple effect on other upcoming campaigns.

Texting While Driving Could Become Primary Offense in Tucson

Jan 22, 2018 City Council will vote to change the rule at a Tuesday meeting.

Southern Arizona VA Services Will Continue if Federal Government Shuts Down

Jan 19, 2018 Crucial government services will still be open.

Legislators Using Health Care for Children as a Bargaining Chip

Jan 19, 2018 There are 25,000 children in Arizona covered by CHIP.

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