Arizona Congressman Trent Franks introduced -- again -- legislation on Tuesday that, if signed into law, effectively would prevent the Tohono O'odham Nation from building a casino in the West Valley. There are a few bits about H.R. 1410, this latest bill, that are worth pointing out. See also: Tre ... More >>
Ron Barber, a former aide to former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, was elected yesterday to finish the remainder of Giffords' term.Giffords resigned from Congress earlier this year to focus on her recovery after getting shot in the head during last year's shooting rampage outside of a Tucson gr ... More >>
www.dollardollarbillsyall.comArizona's Congressional delegation could "make it rain"... for years.The Center for Responsive Politics recently released its list of the net worth of every member of Congress, and we've learned a few things about Arizona's Congressional delegation.For starters, Arizo ... More >>
Mayor Gordon is paying -- and dating -- his fundraiser, Elissa Mullany.Phoenix Mayor Phil Gordon hasn't needed to raise money since he waltzed to reelection in the fall of 2007, leaving a war chest stocked with $370,000. Yet in the last two years, Gordon has paid his chief fundraiser big bu ... More >>
Congressman Rick Renzi and the very strange coincidence
Rick Renzi's hoping people buy his line that an amendment he's sponsoring has nothing to do with his father's defense business
Halloween is still a week away, but are contributors being tricked into paying for J.D.'s treats?
Senator John McCain's push for campaign-finance reform has helped make him a presidential contender. Donations from special interests that appear before his Senate Commerce Committee haven't hurt, either
From the week of April 1, 1999
Don't buy his poor-boy claims he can raise big bucks. But will it be his undoing?
For all that's at stake, the state's most influential lobbyists and businesses are strangely silent on Proposition 200, which would remove them as the primary financiers of election campaigns
Senator John McCain may have turned his back on tobacco, but alcohol still gets a free ride