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Bill would allow any historical American flag in HOA communities
The Arizona House of Representatives passed a bill that would allow those in HOA communities to fly any historic version of the American flag, including the Betsy Ross flag at the time of the Revolution.
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Attorney Calls For Arizona Secretary Of States Impeachment After Ballot Pamphlet Mishap
An Arizona attorney who tried unsuccessfully to stop next week’s special election is now calling for the impeachment of Secretary of State Michele Reagan.
May 13, 2016
Arizona AG Will Not Delay May 17 Election Because Of Ballot Guide Glitch
Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich will not delay next week’s special election because of a glitch that prevented hundreds of thousands of voters from receiving their ballot guides in time.
May 12, 2016
Arizona Governor, Treasurer At Odds Over Proposition 123
There seems to be a growing political divide between Gov. Doug Ducey and Arizona Treasurer Jeff Dewit.
May 11, 2016
The Impact Of Ballot Measures In Arizona
What’s the broader impact of ballot measures on Arizona and how common or uncommon is it for proposed policy shifts to go to voters across the country?
May 11, 2016
Donald Critchlow Lays Out Strategies For Republican Party In Future Right
During this election year, there are broad discussions about whether trends are favorable to either Democrats or Republicans generally and whether either party stands to dominate future elections.
May 11, 2016
Donald Trump May Complicate Sen. John McCains Reelection Race
McCain has vowed to back whoever is the Republican nominee, including Trump. But that support for Trump could make McCain’s own reelection race much tougher.
May 6, 2016
Concerns Build Over May 17 Arizona Election Pamphlet Glitch
About 200,000 Arizona voters did not receive their election information guides far enough in advance of the May 17 special election.
May 6, 2016
McCain Continues Vow To Support Trump
In a recording released Thursday morning, Sen. John McCain is heard saying that Donald Trump will make his own Senate re-election campaign more difficult. Still, McCain vowed to support the Republican nominee at a Phoenix event.
May 5, 2016
Arizona Voters Will Decide On Pension Reform With Proposition 124
​We’ve been hearing all week about the pros and cons of the education initiative Proposition 123 that goes before Arizona voters this month. But what about that the other item on the May 17 ballot?
May 5, 2016
Arizonas Republican Party Chairman: Like Him Or Not, Donald Trumps Our Guy
The chairman of Arizona’s Republican Party says he’s fully behind Donald Trump as the GOP's presidential nominee.
May 5, 2016
Arizona GOP Chairman Says Like Him Or Not, Its Time For Trump
Robert Graham says it’s time for his party to unite around Trump as the Republican presidential nominee.
May 5, 2016
Arizona School Districts Prep 2 Budgets: With And Without Prop 123 Funds
Until voters decide the fate of Proposition 123 on May 17, many Valley school districts are trying to plan for both scenarios-– one if it passes, another if it doesn't. And they’re miles apart.
May 5, 2016
How Conservative Or Liberal Is Your Town?
There are lots of ways to gauge how conservative or liberal your city or town is: voter registration and election results being two of them.
May 3, 2016
The Prop 123 Conundrum: Peoria Schools Tie Fate Of Teacher Raises On Its Uncertain Future
Before he was principal of Peoria Elementary School, C.J. Smith spent more than two decades as an educator in Washington state.
May 3, 2016
Cruz, Kasich Coalition Beats Trump Camp For A Majority Of Arizona National Delegates
A contest on Saturday to elect Arizona’s national delegates to attend the Republican National Convention wound up being a victory for Donald Trump’s opponents, who worked together to secure an overwhelming majority of the delegate slots.
April 30, 2016
Trump, Cruz To Battle For Delegates At State GOP Convention
On Saturday the Arizona Republican Party will hold its state convention in Mesa to elect national delegates to attend the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this summer.
April 29, 2016
Lawsuit Questions Constitutionality Of Tucson Election System
The city of Tucson has a unique system of electing local officials. And a group — primarily Republicans — think that uniqueness also makes it unfair.
April 28, 2016
The Arguments For And Against Arizonas Proposition 123
Election Day for Proposition 123 is May 17, though early ballots have already gone out.The measure would make changes to the state land trust as part of $3.5 billion in funding for K-12 schools in Arizona.
April 27, 2016
New ASU Pastor Center Director Works To Bring Young People Into Politics, Public Service
Alberto Olivas, executive director of the Pastor Center, talked about getting young people interested in politics and public service — and keeping them interested even when their favorite candidates don’t win.
April 27, 2016
Judge Dismisses Challenge To Arizona Presidential Preference Election
The judge said there was evidence of problems in the March 22 election, but nothing presented by the plaintiff's attorney was enough to allow him to void the results of the election.
April 26, 2016