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  1. VIDEO: AZ Rep. asked about 'chemtrails'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC15.com

    U.S. Congressman Paul Gosar R-AZ held a town hall meeting in Kingman recently and audience members wanted to share their thoughts about the so-called "chemtrails" that have plagued Arizona skies. Technically, a contrail is the tail of condensed water that follows behind an aircraft or rocket, according to Merriam-Webster's dictionary.

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  2. Video: Arizona Congressman's Constituents Fired Up Over ChemtrailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Phoenix New Times

    Less than a year after state Senator Kelli Ward held a community meeting in her Lake Havasu district to address concerns from her constituents that the government is poisoning people with chemicals dumped from airplanes, another politician took heat over his refusal to buy into the conspiracy theories. In Kingman, U.S. Congressman Paul Gosar, a Republican, faced questions at a town hall meeting from several people on the chemtrail subject, including one who claimed his body is "filled" with the elements barium, strontium, and aluminum.

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  3. 'We don't need science!': Chemtrail truthers badger GOP congressman at rowdy public meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Raw Story

    In a contentious back and forth with constituents at a public meeting in Kingman, Arizona, a Republican congressman tried to allay fears over so-called chemtrails only to have his explanations swatted away with one man yelling, "We don't need science!" Arizona has become Ground Zero for conspiracy theorists who claim that the government or the "New World Order" is attempting to control the populace and the environment by spraying chemicals into the air from passing airplanes. Rep. Paul Gosar attended the meeting on Tuesday to listen to constituents express concerns on a variety of topics, but the meeting grew heated when the topic of chemtrails came up.

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  4. Cutting Down Trees May Save Sprawling ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Scientific American

    The Four Forest Restoration Initiative, or 4FRI, is a public-private collaborative project initiated in 2010 that ultimately aims to thin 2.4 million acres of dangerously overgrown ponderosa pine forest in northern Arizona. Credit: Kaibab National Forest/Flickr Following years of debate surrounding the project, top Forest Service officials yesterday hailed a key step forward for the nation's largest forest restoration initiative.

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  5. Did McCain snub potential rival?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Hill

    Every GOP House member from Arizona except Rep. Matt Salmon reported receiving a $5,000 campaign donation from the state's senior senator, Republican John McCain, an analysis by The Hill of new campaign finance reports found. It was unclear if McCain deliberately snubbed Salmon, or if he gave the check and Salmon decided not to cash it.

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  6. Lummis commends the halt of the Groundwater Management ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | County 10 News

    Yesterday during a Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans hearing, U.S. Forest Service Deputy Chief Leslie Weldon announced the decision to halt work on the controversial Proposed Directive on Groundwater Management released last year by the Forest Service. In response, Western Caucus Chairman Cynthia Lummis , Vice Chairmen Mark Amodei and Paul Gosar , and Chairman Emeritus Steve Pearce issued the following statements: "The U.S. Forest Service's decision to give up on the proposed groundwater directive is a critical victory for state primacy over groundwater and private water rights," said Chairman Lummis.

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  7. Many Arizona parents opting out their children from AZMerit Common Core testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Examiner.com

    Despite the Arizona legislature failing to pass legislation to replace Common Core during the recently concluded session, parents may choose to opt-out their children from the upcoming AZMerit testing. The parental opt-out bill, HB2243 , was also not passed last month, but according to several lawmakers legislation is not necessary to do this.

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  8. Rep. Paul Gosar: I'm Wary of ICE Reversal on Releasing Illegal With TBRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | News Max

    Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar said Tuesday that he was "cautiously optimistic" about a reversal by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to not release an illegal from detention with drug-resistant tuberculosis into the largest city in Pinal County. "It is inconceivable that releasing an illegal immigrant that could cause a tuberculosis pandemic here in the U.S. would ever be considered as a possible option," the two-term Republican said.

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  9. Hypocrisy much? Arizona's legislature rejects federal laws, then denies cities their rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Daily Kos

    Chances are, if you live in an urban area in a big rural state, you might not be represented by your legislature. That's been apparent watching Indiana, where two of the largest cities, Indianapolis and Bloomington, are fairly progressive-one the capital, the other a cool college town.

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  10. April 7, 2015 - - Waters of the US' proposed rule is sent to OMB for...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Public Power

    The draft "Waters of the United States" rule issued by the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in March 2014 has been sent to the White House Office of Management and Budget for an interagency review, the head of the EPA announced in an April 6 blog posted on the agency's website. In the blog, EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy and Jo-Ellen Darcy, the assistant secretary of the Army, outlined a number of changes they are considering making to the rule, based on more than a million public comments that have been submitted on the proposal.

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  11. Carter presses national security case for fast track, TPP -...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Politico

    CARTER PRESSES NATIONAL SECURITY CASE FOR FAST TRACK, TPP: Secretary of Defense Ash Carter on Monday jumped into the debate over trade, arguing approval of fast-track trade promotion authority and the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement would bolster U.S. security ties in the fast-growing Asia region. "In fact, you may not expect to hear this from a secretary of Defense, but in terms of our rebalance in the broadest sense, passing TPP is as important to me as another aircraft carrier," Carter said in a speech at the McCain Institute for International Leadership at Arizona State University, according to excerpts circulated by the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.

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  12. Still little recompense for undocumented inmate costs Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Victorville Daily Press

    Under a federal program, the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department has been reimbursed $17.2 million for housing undocumented inmates since 1998 - a comparatively tiny award that doesn't even cover the costs for the last two years. Additionally, the department is routinely awarded less than they budget to receive from the U.S. Department of Justice's State Criminal Alien Assistance Program, according to a staff report included in Tuesday's Board of Supervisors agenda.

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  13. AZ delegation condemns release of immigrant with TBRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    FLORENCE, AZ - Arizona's two senators and some members of its congressional delegation are disputing the impending release of an immigrant with tuberculosis in Pinal County. Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake, along with representatives Ann Kirkpatrick and Paul Gosar, urged U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement to reconsider in a letter Friday.

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  14. Arizona delegation decries release of immigrant with TBRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 5 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    FLORENCE, Ariz. - Arizona's two senators and some members of its congressional delegation are disputing the impending release of an immigrant with tuberculosis in Pinal County.

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  15. Illegal Immigrant with Drug-Resistant TB to Be Released into US, say Congressional LeadersRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 5 | The Westerner

    On Friday, Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar, along with Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick and Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake , sent a letter to DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson and ICE Deputy Assistant Secretary SaldaAħa warning them not to release an illegal immigrant with drug-resistant tuberculosis into the general public. "I was alarmed when I was forwarded a letter written by Pinal County Director of Public Health Thomas Schryer indicating that the ICE Detention facility in Florence is planning on releasing an illegal immigrant with drug resistant tuberculosis into the Pinal County Community in the next couple days," Gosar said in a statement.

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  16. Wow, This Seems Like A Particularly Stupid MoveRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 5 | Canadian Content

    AZ lawmakers urge DHS, ICE not to release illegal immigrant with TB Posted: Apr 03, 2015 6:10 PM EDT Updated: Apr 03, 2015 7:19 PM EDT By Breann Bierman FLORENCE, AZ - Arizona lawmakers are calling on federal officials to keep an illegal immigrant with tuberculosis in their custody or deport him. Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake, as well as Rep. Paul Gosar, AZ-District 4, and Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, AZ-District 1, sent a letter to Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director Sarah Saldana.

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  17. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 4 | Lucianne.com

    On Friday, Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar, along with Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick and Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake , sent a letter to DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson and ICE Deputy Assistant Secretary SaldaA a warning them not to release an illegal immigrant with drug-resistant tuberculosis into the general public.

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  18. Ariz. Sheriff Babeu Slams ICE Plan to Release Illegal With TBRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | News Max

    Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu Friday slammed federal immigration officials for creating a huge public risk with their plans to release an illegal alien with drug-resistant tuberculosis into the largest city in Pinal County. "This is unacceptable - and it's reckless disregard for the public's safety," Babeu told Newsmax. 1 comment

  19. EXCLUSIVE: Illegal Immigrant with Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis to Be Released into USRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Breitbart.com

    On Friday, Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar, along with Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick and Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake , sent a letter to DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson and ICE Deputy Assistant Secretary Saldana warning them not to release an illegal immigrant with drug-resistant tuberculosis into the general public. "I was alarmed when I was forwarded a letter written by Pinal County Director of Public Health Thomas Schryer indicating that the ICE Detention facility in Florence is planning on releasing an illegal immigrant with drug resistant tuberculosis into the Pinal County Community in the next couple days," Gosar said in a statement. 1 comment

  20. Even voting is strange in polygamous town on Utah-Arizona lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Arizona Center for Investigative Reporting looked again at voting patterns in Colorado City, Ariz. Like the last time , voting is strange there.

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