Arizona Elections

The shooting in August inside a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, left eight Mexican citizens dead and eight others wounded. The supermarket chain is now facing a lawsuit. Ten Mexican citizens are filing a lawsuit, blaming Walmart Inc. for not taking enough measures to protect its customers.
Ballots were mailed to more than 1.8 million Maricopa County voters, who'll have a say on bonds and overrides in local elections. Unlike traditional primary and general elections, Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes announced that the upcoming local elections are being held entirely by mail.
Oct. 9, 2019
It’s taken four decades, but the Arizona House of Representatives is now adorned with a panoramic view of the Grand Canyon.
Oct. 9, 2019
Tangier Island is disappearing. The tiny community in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay is likely to be the first town that will be entirely lost to climate change as water levels rise and the island turns to marsh.
Oct. 9, 2019
When newly named director David Shinn takes over the state Department of Corrections later this month, he’ll be leading an agency facing a number of challenges.
Oct. 9, 2019
The phrase “civil rights” evokes so many elements of recent American history, and there has been a tendency to associate those protections to groups of people, rather than individuals. ASU Law Professor Zachary Kramer explores, however, how individuality could be at the core of civil rights.
Oct. 9, 2019
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey late Monday argued the Democrats in Washington should gather all the facts before deeming actions taken by President Trump improper.
Oct. 9, 2019
An apartment complex planned for downtown Tempe could be inviting legal trouble with a proposed plan to limit renters under 21.
Oct. 8, 2019
The state Department of Education received more than 800 applications for a piece of the $20 million available to schools for counselors and school resource officers.
Oct. 8, 2019
A case before the U.S. Supreme Court revolves around a funeral home employee who was fired after telling her boss she was transgender. The funeral home is represented by the Scottsdale-based Alliance Defending Freedom.
Oct. 8, 2019
The phrase "civil discussion" being questioned on college campuses around the country, as some controversial speakers are uninvited and some students feel unsafe amidst ideas and rhetoric they find scary. Robby Soave of Reason magazine writes about those concepts in his new book Panic Attack: Young Radicals in the Age of Trump.
Oct. 8, 2019
Immigration is at the core of policy disagreements between the White House and Democratic members of Congress.
Oct. 8, 2019
A federal judge has rejected the Trump Administration’s efforts to dismiss a lawsuit challenging its reduction of Bears Ears National Monument in Utah.
Oct. 8, 2019
On its first day back in session, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld an Arizona high court ruling protecting a multimillion-dollar tax source used to fund sports and tourism.
Oct. 8, 2019
Two weeks after the inquiry began, McSally says Democrats leading the House of Representatives are partisan in their process.
Arizona GOP To Hold Anti-Impeachment Rallies
Oct. 7, 2019
The Arizona GOP is aligning with the Trump re-election campaign to target Democratic Representatives Ann Kirkpatrick and Tom O’Halleran.
Oct. 7, 2019
One of the biggest global prizes will be awarded this week, and some big changes are coming to one of the world’s hot spots.
Oct. 7, 2019
Last week, federal Judge Neil Wake issued a ruling on Proposition 123 — the ballot measure approved by voters that adjusted how funding from the state land trust was distributed to Arizona schools. His ruling said the plan was illegal, which Gov. Doug Ducey strongly disagreed with.
Oct. 7, 2019
In less than a year, Arizonans will have to make sure they have a Travel ID if they want to get on an airplane. But, for some Arizonans, the process is complicated.
Oct. 7, 2019
Former U.S. special envoy for Ukraine Kurt Volker has reigned his position of executive director of Arizona State University's McCain Institute for International Leadership.
Oct. 7, 2019
An Arizona GOP leader has asked Attorney General Mark Brnovich to formally declare local vaping and smoking laws illegal and unenforceable.
Oct. 7, 2019

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