Bob Robson

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2014

    Campaign Sign Silly-Season Well Under Way Around Phoenix

    Campaign signs are the absolute worst -- any claims made on them are typically irrelevant or false to a certain extent, and nobody wants the signs littering their neighborhood. Even worse, the signs seem to turn politicians and their staffers into juvenile delinquents every single election cycle, w ... More >>

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    November 6, 2012

    Arizona's Legislative Elections: Five Districts to Watch

    As is the case with the congressional races in Arizona, not every race for Arizona's legislative seats is competitive -- just 17 of the 30 state Senate races have candidates from both major parties, and 20 of the 30 state House races have at least one Democrat and one Republican.Still, that leaves p ... More >>

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    March 10, 2011

    Mark Spencer's PLEA Backstabs Own Members

    Mark Spencer, betraying PLEA members one endorsement at a timeWhat would you call law enforcement union leaders who claim to battle for their members' public benefits during tough economic times, while handing out endorsements to lawmakers hell-bent on wiping out those benefits for good?Hypocrites? ... More >>

  • News

    May 31, 2007

    What Happened in Vegas...

    Clients nationwide are entrusting private financial information to a Tempe anti-identity-theft firm that’s based on a bluff

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    March 29, 2007

    Sign Wars

    One man fights Scottsdale for the right to twirl signs

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    October 27, 2005

    Pandora's Box

    Is Arizona's Speaker of the House afraid of what might happen if the truth is learned about a local election?

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    July 24, 2003


    Letters from the week of July 24, 2003

  • News

    May 29, 2003

    Mission: Impossible

    The Arizona Legislature may prove to be too much for ASU's unsinkable Michael Crow

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    September 26, 2002

    Tax Broke

    Why is the state budget in crisis? Ask your legislators.

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    April 25, 2002

    Capitol Cop-Out

    The Capitol Police is one of the state's smallest law enforcement agencies, and some say one of its worst

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    September 2, 1999

    Wright Bothers

    Why does Chandler intend to build a statue of a gringo architect who never built anything there?