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Phoenix - Politics
Jeff Flake report: Researcher lets bees sting his penis and other studies the senator believes are wasteful
Report by Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., identifies what he says are 20 questionable research studies funded by federal dollars.
Posted: May 30, 2016, 1:01 pm
Sen. John McCain is running online videos linking rival Kelli Ward to 'chemtrails' and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones.
Posted: May 29, 2016, 12:02 pm
Now that Donald Trump is set to become their presidential nominee, some of his past GOP critics are changing their tune.
Posted: May 29, 2016, 4:49 am
It's official: Donald Trump will be the Republican presidential nominee this fall, now he's got to find a running mate.
Posted: May 28, 2016, 7:34 pm
Posted: May 28, 2016, 12:54 am
Arizona schools are working with federal investigators to resolve civil-rights violations for removing thousands of students learning English from language-support classes before they were ready.
Posted: May 27, 2016, 10:16 pm
Eloy holding center for more than 1,400 immigrants imposes "stringent medical protocols" to cope with measles cases
Posted: May 27, 2016, 9:28 pm
Some also say the document signed by religious and community leaders tries to call for a boycott of Spanish media, other businesses
Posted: May 27, 2016, 8:13 pm
After President Barack Obama's transgender directives, a wider debate in Congress about gay rights is flaring in an election year.
Posted: May 27, 2016, 3:01 pm
A former consultant for the secretary of state said he is wrongly portrayed as contributing to the error.
Posted: May 27, 2016, 4:08 am
Gov. Doug Ducey says money from Proposition 123 will get to the schools next week, even as there might be a legal hang-up
Posted: May 27, 2016, 3:30 am
Posted: May 26, 2016, 5:53 pm
The ads tie Republican hopefuls for Arizona's 1st Congressional District to GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump.
Posted: May 26, 2016, 12:04 pm
An internal investigation concludes the secretary of state lacked proper instruction on how to construct a mailing list.
Posted: May 26, 2016, 1:55 am
U.S. Chamber of Commerce, which backs Sen. John McCain, is running a TV ad against his Democratic rival Ann Kirkpatrick.
Posted: May 26, 2016, 12:30 am
Arizona joins lawsuit over President Barack Obama's gender-identity bathroom and locker-room directives
Posted: May 26, 2016, 12:19 am
Education was a main focus of this year's legislative session as lawmakers debated several school-funding bills.
Posted: May 25, 2016, 2:58 pm
IBM says Arizona's top elections official is wrong to blame the company for delays in sending publicity pamphlets.
Posted: May 25, 2016, 12:44 am
The drive to raise Arizona's minimum wage to $12 an hour is more than halfway toward its goal to qualify for the November ballot
Posted: May 24, 2016, 11:46 pm
In one of the first steps toward implementing Proposition 123, managers of the state trust that will pay for most of the extra education funding asked Tuesday for legal clarity from Arizona's top lawyer.
Posted: May 24, 2016, 11:35 pm
Even with the $3.5 billion promised by Proposition 123, schools need another $1.2 billion, education advocates say.
Posted: May 24, 2016, 8:34 pm
Arizona could rake in as much as $113 million if it legalized marijuana for recreational use and imposed a 15 percent tax rate, concludes a new study, offering the first independent analysis of how much tax re could be generated under the law.
Posted: May 24, 2016, 6:11 pm
Sen. John McCain said he is in "the race of my life." The incumbent definitely has challenges, but so do his opponents.
Posted: May 23, 2016, 11:22 pm
Posted: May 22, 2016, 11:08 am
Secretary of State Michele Reagan turned to her taxpayer-supported website to take a swipe at state Treasurer Jeff DeWit
Posted: May 21, 2016, 12:02 am
McSally bill to allow women World War II pilots to be buried at Arlington National Cemetery becomes law.
Posted: May 20, 2016, 11:11 pm
Gov. Doug Ducey vetoes legislation requiring a political executive be absent from the State of the State, just in case.
Posted: May 20, 2016, 10:01 pm
Gov. Doug Ducey on Thursday brought to a close the work of the 52nd Legislature, putting his signature on 32 bills.
Posted: May 20, 2016, 6:58 pm
Solar proponents want an investigation into who was behind an apparently well-funded effort to thwart their initiative drive
Posted: May 19, 2016, 9:30 pm
Posted: May 19, 2016, 7:10 pm