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10 hrs ago | 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

16 hrs ago | KTAR

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

21 hrs ago | 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.


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

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Arizona Democrats Still Fearing Return of Now-Repealed Changes to Election Laws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

Yesterday | 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

Greenwich Citizen

Senate approves religious tax breaks

A bill allowing private property owners who lease space to churches to get a tax break will soon hit Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer 's desk.


Related Topix: US Governors, Maricopa County, AZ

Greenwich Citizen

Governor signs surprise inspections abortion bill

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer 's signing of bill allowing for snap inspections at abortion clinics will likely lead to another legal battle.


Related Topix: Abortion, Arizona, Arizona Government, US Governors, Healthcare Law, Law, US News, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Tue Apr 15, 2014


Jan Brewer Signs Bill Allowing Snap Inspections Of Arizona Abortion Clinics

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer on Tuesday signed into a law a bill allowing state health authorities to conduct surprise inspections of abortion clinics without first obtaining a warrant, handing another victory to abortion foes.


Related Topix: Abortion, US Governors, US Politics, John Carter, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Senator Roy Blunt, Senator Rand Paul


Gov. Jan Brewer signs surprise inspections abortion bill

Democrats say the bill opens clinics to harassment by unfriendly regulators and could subject the state to even more lawsuits over its abortion rules.


Related Topix: US Governors

KFYI-AM Phoenix

Human Trafficking Bill Gets Nod in Arizona Senate

House Bill 2454 was championed by the wife of U.S. Sen. John McCain and by Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer.


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

Poll: 64 Percent Of GOP ArizonaVoters Want McCain Gone In 2016

A new Citizens United Political Victory Fund poll shows that Republican Arizona voters have had it with Sen. John McCain, even though the senator has signaled his intentions to run for a sixth term in 2016.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Matt Salmon, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, John McCain, US Governors

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Ask Patty

AskPatty Certified Female Friendly Carnival for April 2014

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Related Topix: Phoenix, AZ, US Governors

The Kingman Daily Miner

Tech tax cuts passed, signed by governor

The Arizona House and Senate passed a pair of tax cut bills in a push to entice big-name technology manufacturers to come to the state.


Related Topix: Tax, Mesa, AZ, US Governors, Lake Havasu City, AZ, Kingman, AZ

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Verde Independent

Commentary: Legislature sends governor a responsible, pragmatic budge

The state Legislature Monday night passed a $9.23 billion budget for fiscal year 2015.


Related Topix: US Governors

Greenwich Citizen

Arizona faces backlog of adult abuse cases

Arizona officials are still struggling to decide on a response to a flood of reports of child abuse and neglect, but the state also has a big backlog in abuse and neglect cases involving adults.


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