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Phoenix - Politics
Arizona Education Association President Andrew Morrill compared charter spending on administration to district expenditures.
Posted: October 13, 2015, 6:08 pm
Democrats in Tempe and western Mesa on Monday night sent a trio of names to county officials to fill a Senate vacancy.
Posted: October 13, 2015, 5:32 pm
SALT LAKE CITY — A coalition of scholars across the West is urging the federal government to partner with the National Academy of Sciences to study the future of the Colorado River, including if climate change is leading to reduced stream flow.
Posted: October 13, 2015, 5:27 pm
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court will hear a lawsuit challenging how state legislative districts were drawn in Arizona in December.
Posted: October 13, 2015, 5:14 pm
Proceedings that were supposed to last for four days in April will now likely stretch into November as the case has sprouted new allegations of the Maricopa County lawman’s defiance.
Posted: October 13, 2015, 3:29 pm
Gov. Doug Ducey has said Arizona would be among the leading states in new education funding. Is he right?
Posted: October 13, 2015, 2:52 pm
Posted: October 13, 2015, 12:19 am
Arizonans will have a chance to ask questions of GOP presidential candidate Carly Fiorina for 30 minutes tonight.
Posted: October 12, 2015, 11:04 pm
Arizona’s governor and lawmakers want to spend more on education -- but unfortunately for the university system, the focus has been on K-12 schools.
Posted: October 12, 2015, 9:36 pm
Tuesday's Democratic presidential debate in Las Vegas can be watched via TV, radio, online, mobile and virtual reality.
Posted: October 12, 2015, 8:00 pm
Posted: October 12, 2015, 5:40 pm
A study from Arizona State University makes the case for Gov. Doug Ducey's plan to withdraw more money from the state's Permanent Land Endowment Trust Fund.
Posted: October 12, 2015, 5:08 pm
AG's office was asked to clarify whether parents could allow their children to opt out of statewide exams, such as AZMERIT.
Posted: October 12, 2015, 3:58 pm
Border Patrol agent Lonnie Swartz pleaded not guilty to second degree murder in the killing of a Mexican teen in 2012
Posted: October 11, 2015, 5:23 am
A key Hillary Clinton advocate believes the 2016 Democratic front-runner is putting her e-mail controversy behind her.
Posted: October 11, 2015, 2:27 am
Posted: October 11, 2015, 2:20 am
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders spoke about gun control, economic equality in Tucson on Friday night.
Posted: October 10, 2015, 5:54 am
MCSO sergeant on Friday contradicted testimony from Sheriff Joe Arpaio that federal judge’s name was in investigation because the judge was bank-fraud victim.
Posted: October 10, 2015, 4:09 am
The report on the state's financial standing -- dense with stats on the state's operating balance, the amount of money being managed by the Treasurer's office, earnings from state land sales and leases, etc.
Posted: October 9, 2015, 10:16 pm
State Republican legislative leadership has asked the Arizona Court of Appeals to hold off on opening briefs.
Posted: October 9, 2015, 9:28 pm
Gov. Doug Ducey wants to get a handle on the state's 200-plus boards and commissions and could try to eliminate some.
Posted: October 9, 2015, 7:53 pm
The ACLU of Arizona filed suit in federal court on behalf of a woman whose truck was confiscated and sold at auction.
Posted: October 9, 2015, 7:29 pm
This is the first time so many mosques have been targeted on a national scale, the Southern Poverty Law Center says
Posted: October 9, 2015, 5:54 pm
The Arizona Court of Appeals has issued a stay of the lower court’s judgment in the K-12 school inflation lawsuit.
Posted: October 9, 2015, 5:42 pm
U.S. Rep. Raul Grijalva urged federal rejection of Gov. Doug Ducey’s plan to tighten Arizona's Medicaid eligibility.
Posted: October 9, 2015, 3:20 pm
The election for House speaker fell apart Thursday, opening the door for new candidates, and possibly Ariz. Rep. Matt Salmon.
Posted: October 9, 2015, 4:18 am
The Arizona Legislature and Gov. Doug Ducey will have about $250 million in additional ongoing revenue going into the next budget cycle.
Posted: October 9, 2015, 3:21 am
Arizona schools chief Diane Douglas has recommended two candidates to direct the Arizona State Board of Education.
Posted: October 9, 2015, 1:39 am
WASHINGTON — Former Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, who was shot and seriously wounded in 2011, is planning a new initiative to address gun violence against women and families.
Posted: October 9, 2015, 12:02 am
Posted: October 4, 2015, 4:36 am