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The candidates for attorney general openly derided the other's experience Tuesday night, each telling viewers of a televised debate their foe is unqualified for the office.
Electing a replacement for Republican Gov. Jan Brewer tops the list of items to watch in Arizona's November general election. Voters also will choose a new secretary of state, attorney general, treasurer and top schools official.
The outcome of the race for governor could turn on who can scare the middle class more, especially over the high cost of college.
In Joseph Conrad’s “Heart of Darkness,” the narrator speaks of his instability caused by the fever dream of the jungle this way: “(It) was the playful paw-strokes of the wilderness, the preliminary trifling before the more serious onslaught which came in due course.”
Doug Ducey apparently walked away with the Republican nomination for governor Tuesday, beating out five other contenders.
Backers of a would-be medical marijuana researcher are now planning to pressure the Board of Regents to intercede after the University of Arizona will not rehire her.
The head of the organization offering to fund a study on medical marijuana at the University of Arizona said he will pull the cash unless the school restores fired doctor and researcher Sue Sisley to the staff and the project.
Stand for Children Arizona is proud to announce that education leader and advocate Rebecca Gau has joined the organization as executive director.
SIAS International University has elected Dr. Edward Johnson, president of Everest College Phoenix, as a member of its Foundation Board. SIAS is China’s largest private university with a student population of 24,500. SIAS is currently celebrating its 15th anniversary at its campus in Zhengzhou, Hanan, China.
Gov. Jan Brewer has appointed two new members to the Arizona Board of Regents (ABOR). Ronald Shoopman has been appointed to replace outgoing Regent Dennis DeConcini, whose term expired in January. Shoopman will serve an eight-year term, pending confirmation by the Arizona State Senate.
A $9.21 billion spending plan approved Tuesday by the state Senate is unacceptable and could draw a veto, a top aide to Gov. Jan Brewer said.
In a special board meeting last week, the Arizona Board of Regents (ABOR) voted to approve a multi-year employment contract for Ray Anderson as vice president for university athletics at Arizona State University. Anderson is currently executive vice president of football operations for the National Football League has an extensive background in both athletics and law.
Arizona is spending too much money providing a university education to students who really do not need it, according to the head of the House Appropriations Committee.
Gov. Jan Brewer asked lawmakers Monday to approve to approve a plan to give more money to schools where students show marked improvement.
Gov. Jan Brewer said today she wants Child Protective Services made into its own separate agency, headed by someone who reports directly to her.
State lawmakers return to the Capitol on Monday with more cash available than required to cover the basic operation of state government.
A fight is brewing at the Capitol over how much new money — if any — to give to the state university system.
The State Board of Education recently voted to appoint Christine M. Thompson as executive director for the organization. Thompson succeeds Vince Yanez who announced earlier this month that he will leave the post to accept a position at the Arizona Community Foundation.
Arizona’s four-year public universities had the nation’s largest in-state tuition and fees increase over the past five years, according to the nonprofit organization that oversees the SAT.
Arizona State University will not increase tuition for Arizona undergraduate students for the academic year that begins in fall 2014. This applies to both current students and those entering that year. No determination has been made yet regarding tuition levels for out-of-state students or for graduate students, whether in-state or out-of-state.
A federal judge on Wednesday ruled the Arizona Board of Regents did not infringe on the First Amendment Rights of the Arizona Students’ Association by cutting off its automatic access to student fees.
Senate Republicans are proposing a nearly $8.8 billion spending plan for the coming year, a tiny -- 1.6 percent -- hike over current levels.
Gov. Jan Brewer has cleared one hurdle for new research on the possible medical benefits of marijuana.
In a move that could cripple the organization, Gov. Jan Brewer signed legislation Friday to block the state's three universities from collecting fees for the Arizona Students Association.
The Arizona Board of Regents has approved tuition increases at the state’s three public universities.