- Your Voice
Former Gov. Rose Mofford, left, spoke at a 2011 panel discussion featuring Arizona’s women governors, as current Gov. Jan Brewer listened. The state has had four women governors, most in the nation. (Cronkite News Service photo by Steve Doty)
When I read that an arrest warrant was issued for Ingmar Guandique in the murder of Washington, D.C., intern Chandra Levy, another name came to mind: Gary Condit.
I have always been frustrated with the fact that female politicians are not always judged by their priorities, voting record and loyalty to constituents. Instead, one of the first things they are often judged on is what they are wearing. Our culture has created this habit where we first look at hair, clothing and make up.
I have to admit that when I first heard about Councilman Mike Zinkin filing a lawsuit against Don Cox and those Oro Valley residents trying to recall him, I thought it was a rumor. After all, it seemed a little ridiculous.
Ora Mae Harn, former Marana mayor and council member and one of the community's most important and influential citizens, died Wednesday, July 28.
March is Women’s History Month. I recently asked my teenage daughter if she knew why it was important? She said no. I asked her if she knew when women got the right to vote. She said no. I asked her if she knew what flappers were? She crinkled her nose, gave me a strange look, and acted as though I had just pulled a made-up word out of thin air.
Pima County’s Neglect toward Roads
Kelly is right about engergy
1. Iran nuclear freeze starts this month
1. BRITAIN WELCOMES A NEW PRINCE
In a rematch of a razor-close 2012 congressional race, Democratic Congressman Ron Barber is in a fight for his political life against Republican challenger Martha McSally, a retired A-10 pilot who nearly beat him two years ago.