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Former House Speaker Joe Lane, whose political career was cut short in the wake of the impeachment of Gov. Evan Mecham, died Thursday in Tucson.
The state House voted Thursday to put a five-year lifetime cap on government-funded health – but not for everyone.
House Speaker Andy Tobin [Howard Fischer/Capitol Media Services]
Arizona's chances of landing a spaceport may be improving.
The House voted Wednesday to require voters to reauthorize any future measures they approve at the ballot.
The state House voted to have taxpayers from across the state help Glendale cover its public safety costs for next year's Super Bowl.
Legislators balked Wednesday at the idea of lowering income taxes if Arizona can start getting online retailers to begin collecting state sales taxes.
On a 35-23 margin the House on Wednesday gave final approval to a new law on begging.
The state House voted Wednesday to take from Arizona's newest driver the right to drive and use their cell phones.
Arizona's education standards are safe, at least for now.
Planned Parenthood and a Tucson gynecologist are asking a federal judge to block new rules that will sharply restrict ability to perform abortions using drugs instead of surgery.
Insisting they will be protecting women's lives, the state House voted Tuesday to allow state health officials to make unannounced inspections at abortion clinics without first getting any sort of warrant.
Calling them a federal “dictate,” Sen. Al Melvin convinced Republican colleagues in the Senate to vote Tuesday to scrap the Common Core education standards the state and schools adopted just four years earlier.
The Ahwatukee Foothills News recently talked to Chiemi Karasawa, director of the new documentary, “Elian Stritch: Just Shoot Me.” The film offer’s a glimpse into the life of Stritch, a Broadway legend and clearly the most outgoing actress over 85 working today.
Few shifts in American customs and politics will ever equal the one launched a brief eight years ago by the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transsexual (LGBT) community. Considering the alternative lifestyle population makes up less than 4 percent of our nation according to the Williams Institute, their success is even more remarkable.
Three out of four Arizonans support the right of gays to at least form civil unions, if not to wed outright.
The state House voted Monday to reduce individual income taxes if the state finally starts collecting sales taxes it already should be getting.
Sources tell ABC15 two officers have been shot and a suspect is dead after gunfire broke out at a west Phoenix intersection.
Arizona voters could decide if they want to perennially revisit anything they adopt at the ballot.
New drivers could lose their ability to operate a vehicle while chatting with or sending a message to their friends.
The share of education tax dollars that actually wind up in Arizona classrooms slid again last year to the lowest level in the 13 years the state has monitored it.
Absent a federal court order, Arizonans may not get to cast their ballots this year for any Green Party candidates.
Despite the gubernatorial veto of legislation billed as promoting religious freedom, the Center for Arizona Policy has a long history of getting lawmakers and governors – at least Republican governors – to do what it wants.
As the veto of SB 1062 proved, not everything that the Center for Arizona policy wants gets enacted. But the organization also has sometimes – though not often – found itself railing unsuccessfully against legislative support for changes in law.
For years Cathi Herrod and her Center for Arizona Policy have flexed their political muscles and pushed through legislation that represented what she calls “fundamental principles,” often those espoused in the Bible.