Group launches Diane Douglas recall effort
Opponents of Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas launched their effort Tuesday to recall her from office barely nine months after taking over the job.
GOP presidential hopeful Ben Carson in Phoenix
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson plans to deliver a speech at the Phoenix Convention Center.
Arizona legislator exploring Senate run against McCain
An Arizona legislator says she's formally exploring a possible primary challenge to Sen. John McCain, a fellow Republican and five-term incumbent.
Ruling stands in Phoenix and Tucson election scheduling case
The Arizona Supreme Court is letting stand lower courts' rulings that said the state can't make Phoenix and Tucson move their municipal elections to even-numbered years.The justices on Tuesday declined without comment to consider an appeal of an August ruling in which the Court of Appeals ruled that a 2012 law improperly intrudes on the constitutional authority of charter cities.The state had appealed a 2013 ruling by a Pima County Superior Court judge.Supporters of the law argued that requir...
Senate committee set to hear bills blocking Clean Water Act
Republican Rep. Bob Thorpe of Flagstaff says his bills ensure federal agencies can't create rules affecting states without Congress and the president enacting specifics laws.
- Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will be at the meeting and while he has not formally announced his intention to run for president in 2016, he made a slip of the tongue Wednesday.More >Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will be at the meeting and while he has not formally announced his intention to run for president in 2016, he made a slip of the tongue Wednesday.More >