Politics and Government

County Supe: To Fix Roads, Replace Property Tax with Sales Tax

Oct 19, 2017 Supervisor Christy proposed a tax that would cover Pima County's needed road work in a decade.

Officials Gather to Raise Domestic-Violence Awareness

Oct 18, 2017 Emerge Center Against Domestic Violence brought together public safety, elected officials to 'Paint Pima Purple.'

McSally: 'Momentum Is There' for Republicans to Pass Tax Reform

Oct 18, 2017 The Southern Arizona Republican said now is the time to rewrite the tax code.

Jobs, Environment and Crime are Key for Ward 6 Candidates

Oct 17, 2017 Central Tucson Council race features incumbent Democrat, Republican and Green Party challengers.

Episode 159: Tucson Nears Vote for City Council Seats

Oct 13, 2017 Also, the January 8th Memorial Foundation is making a final fundraising push to start construction.

Bisbee Fires Back on Legislator's Challenge to Plastic-Bag Ban

Oct 12, 2017 Memorandum claims the law is necessary to uphold another constitutional provision and is not a statewide concern.

Federal Grants Aimed at Recovery of Arizona Coal Communities

Oct 11, 2017 Money is going to the Navajo Nation to soften the expected closure of the Navajo Generating Station.

McCain Wants Answers Over White House Inaction on Russia Bill

Oct 11, 2017 The Arizona senator questioned Trump's commitment to the bill regarding Russia sanctions.

Goldwater Institute Sues FDA for Info on Ebola Drug Approval

Oct 10, 2017 The FDA originally turned down a FOIA request, saying it was protecting trade secrets.

Flake Bill Includes Border Security and DACA Proposal

Oct 5, 2017 The Arizona senator is proposing a bill he thinks both sides will like.

Ducey: Lawsuits Not the Way to Keep Tuition Down

Oct 5, 2017 The governor said a preferred approach wouldn't see tax dollars spent.

Arizona Rep. Bolding to Keynote NAACP Freedom Dinner

Oct 5, 2017 Thoughts on standing 'Steadfast and Immovable' will be given in address.

Bill Seeks to Block Eminent Domain in Border-Wall Building

Oct 4, 2017 Two members of Congress want to prohibit the use of eminent domain for wall construction.

Sen. Flake Wants Supreme Court to Hear Courtroom Shackling Case

Oct 4, 2017 At issue is a ruling over the shackling of large groups of pretrial detainees in court.

US House Passes Bill to Lift 'Red Tape' on Tucson's Udall Park

Oct 3, 2017 A bureaucratic mistake has limited city control of the park for almost three decades.

Giffords, Kelly Call for Action on Gun Control Following Vegas Shooting

Oct 2, 2017 Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and husband Mark Kelly say it is time for Congress to act.

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