Phoenix - Politics
Phoenix - Politics
Arizona's 11 electoral votes are usually a sure bet for Republicans, but Donald Trump is preparing to return to the state once more to try to lock them up.
Posted: October 28, 2016, 3:25 pm
Nearly 60 million Americans may wake up Nov. 9 to find voters in their states have abolished long-standing marijuana prohibitions.
Posted: October 28, 2016, 3:15 pm
Posted: October 28, 2016, 1:44 pm
A group of protesters gathered with signs outside a Discount Tire Co. in Phoenix on Thursday morning to show their opposition to the Scottsdale-based company's donation to the anti-marijuana legalization campaign.
Posted: October 28, 2016, 3:59 am
A mailer from the Arizona Republican Party with an ominous message landed in Lourdes Hayes' mailbox on Wednesday.
Posted: October 28, 2016, 2:52 am
Trump Jr. gave an enthusiastic 10-minute speech to a small but loud crowd of ASU students and supporters.
Posted: October 28, 2016, 1:29 am
House Speaker David Gowan also is adding a security officer station at the front door of the Arizona House. The Senate is also adding new security measures, but they do not include metal detectors.
Posted: October 27, 2016, 11:33 pm
Donald Trump has raised fear of voter fraud; a Maricopa County voter-registration team's job is to prevent it.
Posted: October 27, 2016, 8:42 pm
We visit a medical-marijuana grow site to reveal how much weed Prop. 205 would allow adults to carry, grow, and use.
Posted: October 27, 2016, 6:33 pm
An attorney urged a federal appeals court panel to order the counting of ballots cast by voters in the wrong precinct.
Posted: October 27, 2016, 4:15 am
Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery said teen marijuana-use rates have increased in Colorado after it legalized the drug.
Posted: October 26, 2016, 10:07 pm
Businesses and their industry groups are funding the $4 million campaign to urge Arizona voters to keep marijuana illegal for recreational use.
Posted: October 26, 2016, 8:26 pm
Maricopa County Supervisor Steve Gallardo said 70 percent of those making minimum wage in Arizona are women.
Posted: October 26, 2016, 7:37 pm
Posted: October 26, 2016, 6:42 pm
Posted: October 26, 2016, 4:38 pm
Two weeks before Election Day, dozens of the 4,000-plus lawsuits involving Trump and his businesses remain open.
Posted: October 26, 2016, 2:20 pm
Posted: October 26, 2016, 1:04 pm
The son of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will speak to young voters about the importance of the election.
Posted: October 25, 2016, 8:14 pm
An Arizona lawmaker accused of food-stamp fraud has agreed to a guilty plea to end the criminal case against her.
Posted: October 25, 2016, 6:43 pm
Gary Swing uses humor to make points as he runs a knowingly futile protest campaign for U.S. Senate.
Posted: October 25, 2016, 6:30 pm
New campaign-finance records show that billionaire casino mogul Sheldon Adelson forked over $500,000 last week to a group fighting Arizona's marijuana-legalization measure.
Posted: October 25, 2016, 3:04 pm
An appeals court panel may decide if the family of a teen killed in Nogales, Mexican can sue the BP agent who shot him
Posted: October 25, 2016, 12:33 am
In Arizona, where medical marijuana is already legal, Proposition 205 is most often compared with the recreational-pot law in Colorado.
Posted: October 25, 2016, 12:22 am
Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery is seeking penalties against a "dark money" group backed by liberal billionaire George Soros that is attacking his re-election bid.
Posted: October 25, 2016, 12:16 am
Posted: October 24, 2016, 10:51 pm
Expect television ads in the next few days for both Republicans and Democrats running for the office of utility regulator as the state's biggest utility and a rooftop solar company square off to get their chosen candidates elected.
Posted: October 24, 2016, 10:36 pm
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Monday ordered the state's employee insurance plan and its Medicaid plan to limit narcotic painkiller prescriptions in an effort to cut future drug addiction.
Posted: October 24, 2016, 9:06 pm
Arizona voters surveyed overwhelming opposed allowing students and parents who choose private schools to use public funds for tuition.
Posted: October 24, 2016, 7:20 pm
The former Arizona governor appeared on CNN a day after Trump said "all the women lied" about allegations of sexual misconduct.
Posted: October 23, 2016, 6:35 pm
Two and a half years after the VA scandal, the reporter who broke the story crisscrosses the country on a quest to figure out if care for America's veterans has gotten better.
Posted: October 23, 2016, 7:07 am