GANNETT Syndication Service
Phoenix - Politics
Posted: January 22, 2017, 1:29 am
Steve Yarbrough is the new president of the Arizona Senate. The Chandler Republican has faced criticism for his other job.
Posted: January 21, 2017, 3:01 pm
Arizona historian Jack August died Jan. 20, according to the Secretary of State's Office. He was 63.
Posted: January 21, 2017, 3:41 am
Donald Trump's presidency is being watched as closely for the many ways in which it could alter life along the border.
Posted: January 21, 2017, 3:32 am
A few hundred protesters at the State Capitol in Phoenix chanted "Not my president!" after Donald Trump was sworn-in.
Posted: January 21, 2017, 3:21 am
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey offered proposals for healthcare system replacement in articipation of 'Obamacare' repeal
Posted: January 21, 2017, 1:22 am
Twitter got it wrong. The popular picture of the White House lit up in the colors of the gay pride flag was taken in June 2015.
Posted: January 21, 2017, 12:10 am
Thousands of people are expected to attend the marches inspired by the Women's March on Washington the same day.
Posted: January 20, 2017, 11:48 pm
Posted: January 20, 2017, 3:22 pm
As Donald Trump takes office as the 45th president, voters from key primary states react to his victory.
Posted: January 20, 2017, 3:59 am
A meme claims Secretary of State John Kerry said: "You can be Jews or democratic, but you can’t be both."
Posted: January 20, 2017, 1:40 am
President-elect Donald Trump has tapped Arizona's Stephanie Grisham to serve as a special assistant.
Posted: January 20, 2017, 12:52 am
Posted: January 19, 2017, 8:01 pm
Gov. Doug Ducey’s sees better revenue growth and would spend more cash now than Arizona's budget scorekeepers envision.
Posted: January 19, 2017, 7:50 pm
The Arizona border with Mexico is getting miles of heavy-duty replacement fencing near the Naco Port of Entry
Posted: January 19, 2017, 4:23 pm
Supporters will mark his inauguration with potlucks, brunches and watch parties, while others journey to Washington.
Posted: January 19, 2017, 6:39 am
Posted: January 19, 2017, 3:49 am
Posted: January 19, 2017, 1:39 am
A bill that would have expanded Arizona's controversial ethnic-studies ban to cover university and community-college courses appears to be dead.
Posted: January 19, 2017, 12:43 am
The Bureau of Indian Affairs is threatening to take over programs because tribal leaders have failed to produce audits.
Posted: January 18, 2017, 5:43 pm
Posted: January 18, 2017, 11:01 am
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey, Treasurer Jeff DeWit attending Trump, Pence inauguration in Washington, D.C.
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey and state Treasurer Jeff DeWit will attend the Friday inaugurations of President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence.
Posted: January 17, 2017, 9:42 pm
Hoping to get in shape in the new year? If you’re a Washington, D.C., resident willing to shell out $25 for a cycling class, your teacher might just be a congresswoman.
Posted: January 17, 2017, 8:10 pm
As Trump prepares to take the oath of office on Friday, here's a look back at the highlights — and lowlights — of previous inaugural addresses.
Posted: January 17, 2017, 5:50 pm
"The same people who did the phony election polls, and were so wrong, are now doing approval rating polls," Trump tweeted.
Posted: January 17, 2017, 2:59 pm
A spike in postsurgical infections sent the Phoenix VA hospital on cleanup campaigns that twice shut down operating rooms.
Posted: January 16, 2017, 1:04 pm
A bill to expand Arizona's controversial ethnic-studies ban to colleges has sparked an outcry by those who say politicians shouldn't decide curriculum.
Posted: January 15, 2017, 11:30 pm
Posted: January 15, 2017, 7:45 pm
In an unusual act, at least two Democratic members of Congress will skip next week's inauguration of Donald Trump as an act of protest.
Posted: January 14, 2017, 10:24 pm
It's a dispute over local control between Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes and Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan.
Posted: January 14, 2017, 10:04 pm
Former Sen. Jon Kyl is helping attorney-general nominee Jeff Sessions navigate the Senate confirmation process.
Posted: January 14, 2017, 6:44 pm
More than a half million Arizonans with health insurance through the Affordable Care Act are nervous as repeal nears.
Posted: January 14, 2017, 5:16 am
Gov. Doug Ducey's budget includes $176 million in new spending proposals, mostly for public schools.
Posted: January 14, 2017, 1:52 am
Should Arizona universities pay state sales tax? Gov. Doug Ducey's proposal would exempt state schools
Posted: January 14, 2017, 1:03 am
Arizonans waited nearly a year for Gov. Doug Ducey make good on a promise that Proposition 123 was just the first step in increasing school funding.
Posted: January 13, 2017, 10:55 pm
Questions still surround U.S. Sen. John McCain's role in passing along "sensitive" information about President-elect Donald Trump to the FBI.
Posted: January 13, 2017, 2:34 am
At Monday’s State of the State address, Ducey vowed to foot the bill to run all of the state’s remaining kits for DNA analysis.
Posted: January 12, 2017, 5:25 pm
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Posted: December 19, 2016, 7:11 pm
The Valley is full of cool things to see and do. Here are 50 must-do items, grouped by things to do, sites to see or places to eat.
Posted: December 3, 2016, 2:27 pm
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