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Mayo Clinic's 150th draws Arizona governor, others

Mayo officials say Gov. Jan Brewer will unveil a mobile exhibit Tuesday morning that highlights 150 years of the health care provider's history.


Related Topix: US Governors, Health Care Provider, Health

Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Kingman Daily Miner

Candidates to talk benefits, perils of Common Core in Kingman

It's not an official debate, but two candidates for state superintendent of public instruction will square off Monday over their views of Common Core.


Related Topix: Kingman, AZ, Education Etc., US Governors

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Daily Caller

Arizona: Governor signs pro-gun bills

Yesterday, Governor Jan Brewer signed House Bill 2103 into law. Introduced by state Representative Kelly Townsend , HB 2103 would allow an individual of at least nineteen years of age to obtain a concealed weapon permit if the person is currently in military service or has been honorably discharged.


Related Topix: Arizona, Arizona Government, US Governors, Guns, US News, Conservative Political News

The Huffington Post

Large Group Of Suspected Undocumented Immigrants Arrested In Texas Camp

At least 80 immigrants suspected of entering the United States illegally were arrested in a makeshift encampment in suburban South Texas.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Governors

The Daily Courier

Arizona's first poet laureate to visit Prescott April 30

Patrick Whitehurst The Daily Courier On Wednesday, April 30, Arizona's inaugural poet laureate, celebrated author Alberto Alvaro Rios, will make his first trip to Prescott since earning the historic designation.


Related Topix: Arizona, Prescott, AZ, Prescott College, US Governors, Arizona State University, Arts, Poetry

Daily Kos

Arizona legislature passes background checks

Fingerprinting, criminal background checks and licensing, and all it needs is Jan Brewer's signature.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Governors, US News, Guns, Health Insurance, Health, Liberal Political News

Fri Apr 18, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Senate to debate rideshare regulations

Among the major issues left to cover at the Arizona Legislature before the session ends is how to regulate the increasingly popular ridesharing programs like Uber and Lyft.


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KOY-AM Tempe

Same Sex Couples Ask for Tax Filing Equality

A group promoting same-sex marriage delivered petitions to Governor Jan Brewer's office on Friday asking the governor "to reconsider her position on the recognition of same-sex marriages performed outside of Arizona."


Related Topix: US Governors, Tax


AZ:Governor Brewer Signs Concealed Carry Permit Reform

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer signed HB 2103 yesterday, the 17th of April, 2014. The bill reforms concealed carry permit qualifications in the state, allowing people with military service to obtain a permit at 19 years of age.


Related Topix: US Governors

Phoenix New Times

Arizona's Anti-Panhandling Bill Vetoed by Governor Jan Brewer

Governor Jan Brewer has vetoed a bill that would have outlawed "aggressive solicitation," also known as panhandling.


Related Topix: US Governors, ACLU

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Opinion Line

If our fine Legislature wants Kansas to be like Texas, it should pack up and move.


Related Topix: Law, Healthcare Law, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Sam Brownback, Wichita, KS, US Governors, Opinion


Bill limiting Medicaid to 5 years sent to Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer

A proposal that could force able-bodied Medicaid recipients to get a job is on its way to Gov. Jan Brewer for consideration.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Health, US Governors, US News, Medicare

Free Republic

Arizona Governor Signs Pro-Life Bill for Surprise Inspections of Abortion Clinics

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer has signed a pro-life bill that the state's pro-life groups were pressing for her to sign after approval by the state legislature.

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Related Topix: Abortion, US Governors, Women's Health, Health

Phoenix New Times

Arizona Democrats Still Fearing Return of Now-Repealed Changes to Election Laws

Democrats and third-party supporters at the state capitol this year, demanding that Republicans not overturn HB 2305 just to pass it again.


Related Topix: US News, Arizona, US Governors

CBS Local

Ariz. Legislature Approves Bill Requiring Background Checks For Obamacare Navigators

This Dec. 2, 2013 photo shows a woman reading the insurance marketplace internet site in Washington, D.C. PHOENIX - The Arizona Legislature has approved a measure requiring extra licensing and background checks for navigators who help people buy health insurance on the federal marketplace.


Related Topix: Arizona, Arizona Government, Health Insurance, Health, US Governors

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Brewer signs 1 of 4 pro-gun bills passed

Republican Gov. Jan Brewer wasted no time signing into law one of a series of gun bills approved by the Arizona Senate on Wednesday, one that bars local government agencies from restricting shooting on private property.


Related Topix: US News, US Governors, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Yavapai County, AZ

Daily Kos

In North Dakota and Arizona, it's good news/bad news on the reproductive rights front

North Dakota has enacted a passel of laws that would all but end abortion in the Peace Garden State.


Related Topix: Abortion, US Supreme Court, US News, Arkansas, Mike Beebe, US Governors

Mississippi Business Journal

CARTER: Religious restoration law as ticket to legalizing gay marriage in Miss.

In what was billed as a moment of enlightenment, Mississippi legislators removed what they said were the bill's more menacing provisions.The debate over the righteousness of Mississippi's Religious Freedom Restoration Act is a whole lot less black and white than we may have thought.


Related Topix: Wedding, Mississippi Government, Mississippi, Gay/Lesbian, US Governors

Business Journal

Brewer: Race for Tesla battery plant down to three states

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer says the site selection contest for Tesla Motors $5 billion electric battery factory may be down to three states.


Related Topix: US Governors, Tesla Motors, Startups

Phoenix New Times

Arizona Lawmakers Vote to Expand Church Tax Exemptions; Could Cost State $2.1 Million

A bill expanding tax exemptions for churches passed the Arizona Legislature yesterday, and could cost the state $2.1 million in lost revenue.


Related Topix: Arizona Government, Arizona, Gay/Lesbian, US Governors