3 hrs ago
The Daily Courier
Arizona GOP battles itself in legislative races
Arizona Speaker of The House Andy Tobin, right, R-Dewey, talks with Cheryl Flake, wife of Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake, at the annual Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry legislative luncheon, Jan. 10 in Phoenix.
7 hrs ago
McCain: Why is Phoenix VA boss still employed?
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., says change at the VA is imminent amid Congress' oversight, media coverage and veteran outrage.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
National Forests Contribute To Forest Preservation Funds
Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest Supervisor Jim Zornes had some good news for the members of the Real AZ Corridor regarding funding at their monthly meeting last Thursday in Snowflake.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Phoenix New Times
ICE's 2013 Release of Immigrants Not as Scandalous as Advertised
Immigration and Customs Enforcement's release of more than 2,000 immigrant detainees in early 2013 wasn't particularly extraordinary, according to an investigation into the matter.
Immigration Not Top Election Issue on Arizona-Mexico Border
Republican candidate for Arizona Congressional District 2, Martha McSally talks at a news conference Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, in Tucson, Ariz.
Report: ICE faulted for freeing detainees in 2013
An investigation into the release of more than 2,220 immigration detainees in 2013 faults top Immigration and Customs Enforcement executives for poor planning and a lack of communication.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
McCain, Flake demand DHS explain unplanned release of immigrants
Arizona's two Republican senators on Tuesday demanded that the Department of Homeland Security explain what steps it will take to ensure it doesn't release illegal immigrants with criminal convictions.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Real Clear Politics
Immigration Paramount in Tight AZ Governor Race
As the Republican gubernatorial primary in Arizona enters its final weeks, immigration -- particularly, the ongoing border crisis -- has become the defining issue of the campaign.
Courthouse News Service
Obamacare Not Violative of 'Medical Autonomy'
The Affordable Care Act's individual mandate does not violate an Arizona man's right to "medical autonomy," the 9th Circuit ruled Thursday.
National Review Online
Four Senators Challenge Obama's Bad Idea on Native Hawaiians
I noted a couple of months ago a bad idea being floated by the Obama administration, namely the creation of a government-to-government relationship between the United States and native Hawaiians.
The Arizona Republic
Glendale announces casino agreement with tribe
After fighting it for years, Glendale is poised to consider an agreement with the Tohono O'odham Nation over its plan to build a casino resort near Westgate City Center.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The Arizona Republic
Pinal supervisors cut jail funds by $5 million
Pinal supervisors cut jail funds by $5 million Trims made in wake of cancelled federal contract will be followed by dozens of layoffs.
Field of six vying for governor in Republican Primary
CAVE CREEK The ballots are in the mail and the Republican Primary Ballot is chock full of candidates.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
The Arizona Republic
Border-security protesters descend on McCain office
Border-security protesters descend on McCain office Sen. John McCain's office in Phoenix was the site of a rambunctious border-security protesters.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
"Somewhere below pond scum"
Arizona's Sen. Jeff Flake - once a popular senator viewed as a rising star - saw his poll numbers drop to the lowest in the country after he voted against the background checks bill that had overwhelming public support.
Justice Department fast-tracks child immigration cases
Becky McBride met Thursday in New York City with a young woman who recently fled Honduras, where her mother and father abused her and local gangs extorted her and her grandmother.
Ayotte a target vote for new gun, domestic violence legislation
U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte is the top target in a new push to strengthen federal laws that keep domestic abusers from purchasing guns.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Four reasons Harry Reid's ploy to stop a GOP border bill won't work
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is threatening to attach comprehensive immigration reform to targeted legislation intended to address the border crisis.
Center for American Progress
RELEASE: Sen. Flake Skips Hearing on Domestic Violence and Guns; 6 in ...
Six out of ten women who were killed by intimate partners in 2012 were murdered with guns; yet, Sen. Jeff Flake failed to show up at a landmark Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the intersection of gun violence and domestic violence, titled "VAWA Next Steps: Protecting Women from Gun Violence."
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Senate Democrats Angle for Entire Gang of Eight Bill After Boehner Caves
Senate Democrats are angling to include the entire "Gang of Eight" bill in a conference committee with whatever border crisis bill comes out of Speaker John Boehner's House of Representatives, Politico reports.