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Steve Henry, the Pinal County Sheriff Office Chief Deputy, announced today that he would be running to fill the impending open Sheriff’s position. With the recent news that current Pinal County ...

Paul Babeu, the Pinal County lawman dedicated to lowering crime, fighting illegal immigration and challenging President Obama’s unconstitutional power grabs, announced Monday he is running for ...

Mayor Scott Smith, Arizona Republican candidate for Governor, today received the endorsement of Arizona Governor Jan Brewer, one of the most respected conservative leaders in the country on ...

  On Thursday, February 20, 2014, the Arizona Senate approved SB 1062 the so-called exercise of religion: State Action Act.  It has been suggested that this action was necessary to avoid situations ...

On Thursday the House of Representatives passed the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013, which would increase spending and federal taxes. I voted against the ...

Last week, our government proved without a doubt that it is dysfunctional. When few disgruntled legislators can strike fear in the hearts of their own colleagues, we are rapidly moving towards ...

U.S. Congressman Paul Gosar, D.D.S (AZ-04) issued the following statement after the House of Representatives voted again to avoid a government shutdown, delay the Obamacare individual mandate, and ...

Sen. John McCain said that "I have not seen" anything like the gridlock that now has left the country facing a federal shutdown by Tuesday. (Source: CBS) Staring at the specter of a partial ...

An election law change that raised Arizona's campaign contribution limits also provided candidates with an unwanted and apparently unintended surprise. According to the Arizona Capitol Times, that ...

The Republican-controlled Arizona Legislature wants a federal court to immediately block use of congressional district maps created by the Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission. The ...

On July 17th, 2013, I issued a call to arms for Pinal County to support the petition drive to place HB2305 on the 2014 ballot. Well today we learned that approximately 146,000 signatures were ...

Believing Arizona legislators have forsaken edu­cation, residents found success in placing a measure on the Nov. 6 general election ballot designed to address what they believe is inadequate school ...

  The seat for Pinal County attorney is being contested between incum­bent Democrat James Walsh and challenger Republican Lando Voyles. The county attorney’s office is tasked with prosecuting ...

Constable candidate must pay nearly $10K by Oct. 30 Ryan Sudrick, one of six write-in candidates for the Republican nomination for Apache Junction Justice Court constable race, and the Southwest ...