Compromise? Apparently not, if Glassman gets his way...Fearing an acrimonious showdown this Saturday when Dems are scheduled to meet at the Wyndham Hotel downtown to pick a new Democratic Party chair, former Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard and Congressman Raul Grijalva are calling for a compr ... More >>
Tom Horne, the new Arizona Attorney General, says his office will do whatever it can to help in the shooting investigation of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords.
Bill Montgomery -- the Republic's Invisible Man?A recent headline in the right-wing blog Sonoran Alliance that claims the Arizona Republic has a "blackout" of coverage for the 2010 race for Maricopa County Attorney seems to be accurate. An archive search shows the state's largest ne ... More >>
Tim Nelson Twelve attorneys and 17 support staff members at the Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard's office will get pink slips, but not the three high-profile hires made this year by Goddard. Anne Hilby, Goddard's spokeswoman, confirmed for New Times that among those wh ... More >>
Another high-profile hire for Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard: He's just made Tim Nelson (pictured), former candidate for Maricopa County Attorney, his chief deputy. Goddard's office sent a news release out about this a few minutes ago. No doubt, Chewie over at Sonoran Alliance is banging ou ... More >>
Gerald Richard, former director of the Phoenix Police Department and unsuccessful Democratic candidate for Maricopa County Attorney, has taken a job as state Attorney General Terry Goddard's "special policy advisor." His new job is already receiving criticism from one of the  ... More >>
What did Joe know, and when did he know it? Remember when the dirty anti-Saban ad came out a couple of weeks ago, and everyone was wondering who ordered the Republican Party to do it, and who paid for it? What did Arpaio tell Channel 12's Joe Dana about whether or not he had anything to do with the ... More >>
Gerald Richard, exposing MCSO honcho David Hendershott's role in the sliming of Saban. Fee-fie-foe-fum, I smell the weasel-y paw of Joe Arpaio's two-ton henchman, Chief Deputy David Hendershott, master of the MCSO's dirty tricks department. Dan Saban operatives called a press conference at Wesley B ... More >>
Janet, while being grilled by activists outside the Wyndham (photo courtesy of Eduardo Barraza of Barriozona.com). UPDATE, MONDAY, APRIL 28, 3:09 PM : In what can only be described as a triumph for local pro-immigration activists, Governor Napolitano saved her fellow Dems' asses in the state Legisl ... More >>
His gang prosecutions had salt; a street banger he put away took out a contract on Richard's life.
The two Dems scrappin' to take on Candy: Gerald Richard (left) and Tim Nelson (right). As I mentioned briefly in this week's Bird column, I made the spring meeting of the Maricopa County Dems this past Saturday, mainly because I wanted to size up the two guys looking to replace Republican County At ... More >>
By Laura Laughlin Sophia Lopez-Espindola's grassroots organization has survived bullets, business setbacks and political pitfalls
Neighborhood group prints a cop's racist comment, then the city clams up