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4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer vetoed three pro gun bills

The Governor, who is protected by armed bodyguards and whose office screens for weapons, vetoed HB 2339 which would have allowed CCW permit holders to carry in public facilities that do not screen for weapons.

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8 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

Watching Americans Answer U.S. Citizenship Test Questions Is Hilarious And Terrifying

In order to attain U.S. citizenship, immigrants must pass a naturalization test that contains a civics section with some basic questions about historical events and how the U.S. government functions.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, US Governors

12 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

Arizona Legislature adjourns after 101 days

But the Arizona Legislature did it. It officially wrapped up its 2014 session around 1:45 a.m. on Thursday, following hours of debates that began Wednesday and a last-minute threat by House legislators over a bill that extends the life of several state boards.

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Related Topix: Arizona, Arizona Government, US Governors, Education, School Vouchers, Education Etc.

16 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

Wedding industry professionals support same-sex marriage - Thursday, 24 April 2014 01:00

A coalition of 166 Oregon wedding service providers sent a strong message Tuesday, April 15, that they support same-sex couples' right to marry and await the day they can provide their products and services to these couples.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Oregon, Gresham, OR, US Governors

17 hrs ago | ABC15.com

Small counties can limit fireworks sale and use

Small counties will be able to limit fireworks sales and use during times of high fire danger, and statewide, they can be sold only during weekslong windows around the New Year's and July Fourth holidays under a bill signed by Gov. Jan Brewer.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Maricopa County, AZ, Pima County, AZ

Wed Apr 23, 2014

World Magazine

Shoring up abortion inspection standards

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer signed a bill last week updating inspection standards for the state's abortion facilities.

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

Verde Independent

Brewer vetoes legislation making gun-theft aggravated assault

Calling the measure unnecessary, Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed a measure Wednesday that would have created a whole new crime for taking away someone else's gun.

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Verde Independent

Governor vetoes concealed weapons in public buildings, calls HB 2339 'unfunded mandate'

Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed HB 2339 which would have allowed those who have a state-issued permit to carry a concealed weapon to ignore a "no guns' sign posted at the door.

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Business Journal

Jan Brewer vetoes property tax cuts for churches leasing space

Property tax breaks are kosher for developers, charter schools, Apple Inc., Tesla Motors and some other big companies in Arizona.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Tesla Motors, Startups, Arizona, Arizona Government

KNUS-AM Aurora

6 fired for closing Arizona child abuse reports

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Related Topix: Arizona Government, Arizona, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, US Governors

ABC News

6 Fired for Closing Arizona Child Abuse Reports

The head of Arizona's new child welfare agency says he fired five senior employees who orchestrated a plan that led to more than 6,500 abuse and neglect cases being closed without investigations.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, US Governors

ThinkProgress

Arizona Police Stopped This Future Schoolteacher Four Times in Three Years For Driving While Latino

Before he ever had a chance to put the final touches on his lesson plan, Jose Patino was putting the final touches on houses.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Phoenix, AZ, US Politics, Barack Obama, Immigration Reform, US Governors

The Bugle

Legislation paves way for on-demand ridesharing companies in Arizona

State senators voted 20-8 Tuesday to remove what they said are legal impediments to alternative "transportation services' like Lyft and Uber, paving the way for them to compete with taxis in Arizona.

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Related Topix: Lake Havasu City, AZ, Drug Testing, US Governors

Insurance News Net

Ariz. Gov. Signs Bill Regulating Insurance Navigators

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has signed a bill requiring licensing and background checks for navigators who help people buy health insurance on the federal marketplace... Insiders know more, are better prepared and generally more successful.

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The Globe and Mail

Georgia facing lawsuit over ban on gay marriage

Shelton Stroman, right, and partner Christopher Inniss, left, help their son Jonathan, 9, with homework in the couple's kitchen, Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Snellville, Ga.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Wedding, Snellville, GA, US Governors

Tue Apr 22, 2014

KFYI-AM Phoenix

Brewer Vetoes 2 Gun Bills

House Bill 2339 would allow gun owners with concealed-carry permits to bring weapons into government buildings unless security measures - including armed guards, metal detectors and gun lockers - are in place.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Arizona, Guns

Washington Examiner

Gov. Brewer signs bill to curb human trafficking

Gov. Jan Brewer signed sweeping legislation Tuesday that aims to curb human trafficking and was championed by the wife of U.S. Sen. John McCain.

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Related Topix: US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Criminal Defense Law, Law

AmmoLand

AZ: Advocates Lobby to Keep Victims Disarmed

In Arizona, a few women and children lobbied Governor Brewer to veto legislation designed to help keep people safe in the state.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Gabrielle Giffords, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, Violent Crime, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Free Republic

AZ: Citizen Disarmament Advocates Lobby to Maintain Disarmed Victim Zones

In Arizona, a few women and children lobbied Governor Brewer to veto legislation designed to help keep people safe in the state.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Gabrielle Giffords, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, Violent Crime, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Court revives lawsuit vs. state Medicaid expansion

Republicans in the House and Senate sued last year, saying only a simple majority last June passed the expansion bill that included the assessment.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Health, US Governors, US News, Maricopa County, AZ, US Politics, Barack Obama

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