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I was born on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 25, 1926. I tell people I came out of a turkey but I’ve been trying to fly like an eagle all my life. So you can imagine my thoughts if God gave me one wish before I check out.
No doubt a majority of us have received the mailing encouraging us to vote for the education overrides. Yes, there is a need, but we need to go after the legislators to provide money for education in this state.
This Tuesday, Aug. 27, will be the final day to vote in the Phoenix City Council election.
Justin Kinkade (“Don’t understand Keogh Parks campaign signs,” AFN, Aug. 9) tells the truth when he states “I don’t get it” in regards to Sal’s political signs that state that lobbyist’s support Sal. Kinkade, reasons, without any proof or facts of unions putting up those signs.
I recently saw a City Council sign for Sal DiCiccio indicating he was supported by developers and I thought nothing of it. Only later did I read that these are Karlene Keogh Parks campaign signs trying to look like DiCiccio campaign signs. Besides being a dirty tactic I guess the point was to disparage candidate DiCiccio. I don’t get it.
We will win this election if all the democrats and independents vote. There are enough Republicans that are tired of their party attacking worker benefits, such as health insurance, living wages, and employee pensions. We need family values.
In response to (“Keogh Parks is my choice,” AFN, July 31) Joe Campbell wants people to believe that those “Lobbyist Support Sal DiCiccio” and “Developers Support Sal DiCicco” signs actually belong to Sal DiCiccio.
Sal DiCiccio, according to his signs, is supported by his lobbyist friends, and the power of the various chambers of commerce whom he must spend a lot of time and work with.
It was standing room only at the Grace Inn Wednesday night as two candidates for Phoenix City Council District 6 faced off, answering questions from a panel of Ahwatukee Foothills residents.
Gov. Jan Brewer said Tuesday that nothing in the death of Trayvon Martin or the acquittal of George Zimmerman of murder charges gives her second thoughts about signing Arizona’s own “stand your ground’’ law.
When people ask me why I am running for the Phoenix City Council, my answer is very straightforward. I grew up here, ran a small business, and raised a child here. I understand on the most personal level what a terrific community Phoenix is and I want to see our city realize its true potential as one of our nation’s greatest cities, with excellent educational, cultural, and work opportunities.
Gov. Jan Brewer signed legislation Monday making it easier for police to arrest those who remain on someone else's property.
Centennials are normally cause for celebration, a chance to applaud some thing or person standing the test of time. But not so for the income tax. Even the IRS is declining to mention that this year is the 100-year anniversary of the 16th Amendment of the Constitution, which authorized the tax.
Conceding their lobbying arguments are inconsistent with those in court, state prosecutors have given up in their bid to regulate how products with marijuana are labeled.
A new legislative proposal on publication requirements for legal notices could pit large papers against small ones and dailies against weeklies -- all at a potential higher cost to taxpayers.
Peter Valenzuela, a lobbyist for Genesis Group Public Affairs, withdraws Nature's Healing Center's application for a medical marijuana dispensary in Ahwatukee a zoning adjustment hearing at Phoenix City Hall on Thursday, March 14, 2013.
An attempt to open a medical marijuana dispensary at 48th Street and Chandler Boulevard has respectfully been withdrawn for now as the owner searches for a location in Ahwatukee Foothills that will be further away from homes and schools.
Unable to get the plan through the Republican-controlled Legislature, a party activist is seeking a public vote on a measure that would undermine union political influence.
Twenty years ago, accountant Sharon Lechter decided to devote her career to financial education and literacy after her oldest son graduated from high school and soon fell into credit card debt.
C.W. Griffin, wow do you kiss your wife with that mouth? (“Most anti-gun-control lobbyists are not patriots,” AFN, Feb. 17).
Forget the ferrets. Cancel the cats. And don't even discuss the ducks.
State lawmakers launched what could be considered an end-run of last year's voter rejection of a change in how judges are selected.
State lawmakers are moving to let Arizona businesses refuse to disclose to those who might want to sue them what the company knew about defective products.
A series of mayors told lawmakers Monday that proposed changes in sales tax laws will mean financial ruin for their cities.
Judged by his charge that gun-control legislation is Communist-inspired (“When the Communist Party USA cheers..., AFN, Feb. 8), Don Kennedy doesn’t realize that Sen. Joe McCarthy’s anti-Communist racket was rejected nearly 60 years ago, when the Senate censured that pathological liar and sent him to an alcoholic grave at age 46.