Arizona Republicans Propose Bill That Would Allow Them To Break Any Law
Sat, Jan 18, 2014AZ Legislature
OPINION on Arizona SB 1062It is beyond dispute that throughout world history most of the atrocities on the human race were committed in the name of religion whether it was the Holocaust, Crusades, Inquisition, witch hunts, or near extermination of aboriginal people by Christian imperialists. Conservatives and their Republican facilitators Read More

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Arizona's 2 GOP senators, House Dems back deal
Wed, Oct 16, 2013Economy
WASHINGTON Arizona’s Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake voted Wednesday to reopen the federal government and raise the nation’s debt limit, averting a potentially devastating default, while the state’s House delegation split along party lines on the last-minute deal.“We are now seeing the end of this agonizing odyssey that this Read More

Tags: United States, Arizona, Government Shutdown, Republicans, Democrats

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Election law targets Democrats, favors Republican votes
Tue, Jul 2, 2013AZ Legislature
By Luis Heredia My TurnRespect.Arizona Democrats have earned it. However, Gov. Jan Brewer and her political operatives have once again abused their power to marginalize Democrats. Signing House Bill 2305, which is designed to bolster the Republican Party’s advantage in the 2014 election, is the latest example.The victories of the Read More

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Dream team
Mon, Aug 20, 2012Election 2012
AJ NewsOpinion by Ed Barker "Had I predicted ten years ago that a gay sheriff of Pinal County would be backing a “Dream Team” of political puppets featuring a County Attorney candidate with the same name as a Star Wars character, most of you would have thought I should be locked Read More

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Republican Candidates discuss STV incorporation and how they would represent Anthem
Sat, Jul 14, 2012Election 2012
Five San Tan Valley residents are running for Pinal County Supervisor in the new District 2.The winner of this all-GOP field in the Aug. 28 primary will effectively win the race, unless the Democrats can field a write-in candidate for the general election on Nov. 6. The last day a Read More

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GOP could blow Arizona
Sat, Jun 23, 2012Election 2012
In 1976, Dennis DeConcini, a young, one-term Democratic prosecutor from Tucson, stormed to a 10-point victory in the U.S. Senate race after Republicans Sam Steiger and John Conlan eviscerated each other in a brutal primary. It was the last time the Democrats picked up a Senate seat in the Grand Read More

Tags: Arizona, U.S. Senate, Richard Carmona, Democrats, Republicans

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Babeu's return to Pinal sheriff's race forces aide to end run
Sun, May 13, 2012Pinal County
Sheriff Paul Babeu's second in command was his first choice as successor.As chairman of the Steve Henry for Sheriff exploratory committee, Babeu helped his chief deputy wade into political waters late last year while launching his own bid for Congress.

Tags: Pinal County, Pinal County Sheriff, Paul Babeu, Steve Henry, Republicans

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Smithson Appointed as District Two Supervisor
Sat, May 12, 2012Pinal County
FLORENCE, Ariz. - The Pinal County Board of Supervisors has chosen Clark L. Smithson to be the new Supervisor for District Two.  Smithson will be sworn in as District 2 supervisor in the coming days.  A date and time was not determined at press time.  He will represent the district Read More

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Twelve seek to replace Martyn
Fri, May 11, 2012Pinal County
FLORENCE — Twelve people took the podium before the Board of Supervisors on Wednesday and explained why they should replace former District 2 supervisor Bryan Martyn for the remaining six-plus months of his term.

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Candidates for supervisor announced
Sun, May 6, 2012Pinal County
FLORENCE — The Pinal County Board of Supervisors on Friday announced 13 applicants to replace Bryan Martyn on the board following his resignation to become Arizona state parks director.The board met on April 27 to discuss the process for selecting a supervisor to represent District 2, in the northern part Read More

Tags: Arizona, Pinal County, Florence, Pinal County Board of Supervisors, Bryan Martyn, Republicans, Arizona State legislature

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