Republican gubernatorial candidate Doug Ducey's spokeswoman Melissa DeLaney declined to comment Tuesday when I contacted her regarding this week's cover story on Ducey's hailing from an infamous Toledo organized crime family. But Wednesday, she gave a statement to the Arizona Republic's Laurie Rob ... More >>
Primary day 2014 was a beautiful day for moderation in Arizona politics. A perfect day? Hardly, but disappointments in the Republican field offer opportunities for Arizona Democrats in the general election. Former Mesa Mayor Scott Smith's second place finish to state Treasurer Doug Ducey was ant ... More >>
Former Arizona Attorney General investigator Meg Hinchey today settled her claim against the the state, Attorney General Tom Horne and Horne's Chief Deputy Rick Bistrow for a dollar short of $100,000. Hinchey filed suit in January 2013, claiming Horne and Bistrow retaliated against her in response ... More >>
Can Governor Jan Brewer read? The statement from her office on the immigration reform plan released today by U.S. Senator John McCain and his colleagues makes me think not. Though that's no big surprise. See also: -Jan Brewer "Kinder, Gentler" on Immigration? Republic Dons Kneepads for Governor ... More >>
As the Arizona Republic was bleeding ink for Governor Jan Brewer's allegedly "kinder, gentler tone" on immigration over the weekend, what was Janbo up to? See also: -Jan Brewer on Blast by DREAMers and CBA in Protest: 3 Arrested -Arizona Deserves No Peace From Pro-Immigrant Forces Raising cash for ... More >>
The new governor appears to have double-crossed environmental supporters in choosing some new agency heads.
The Republic's getting more like the New York Times every day
New Times presents its first-ever Doofus and Darling Awards
AG Napolitano turns down her 60 Minutes of fame
It took years, and some luck, to unravel Symington's web of deceit
Fife has done much in and to Arizona. We've been keeping track
HE BROUGHT US AN RTC LAWSUIT, A GRAND JURY INVESTIGATION AND A "CAR OF THE PEOPLE." NOT TO MENTION GEORGE LECKIE AND ANNETTE ALVAREZ. OH, WHAT THE HECK, WE'LL MENTION THEM.