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1. Israelis and Palestinians agree to new, 72-hour cease-fire
Three Republican candidates—House Speaker Andy Tobin, state Rep. Adam Kwasman and rancher/businessman Gary Kiehne—are vying for the chance to take on Democratic Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick in Arizona’s Congressional District 1, a sprawling district that includes most of rural Eastern Arizona and stretches from Oro Valley, Marana, SaddleBrooke to Flagstaff, the Grand Canyon and Northern Arizona Native American reservations.
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Despite common misconception, independent voters in Arizona can take to the polls or cast early ballots this primary election season.
1. Tea Party-backed challenger upsets Eric Cantor in GOP primary
1. Sen. Thad Cochran's GOP primary battle appears headed for a runoff
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1. A split Senate panel backs a Syria strike
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1. MICHELE BACHMANN SAYS SHE WON'T SEEK RE-ELECTION
An UnAmerican thing to say
Over the last few weeks there has been a lot of talk about endorsements for candidates aiming to take office after the Nov. 6 General Election.
Kirkpatrick running from record
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First Lady Michelle Obama arrived in Tucson on Monday as part of a four-state campaign push, stopping first in Colorado Springs earlier to meet with campaign volunteers and deliver remarks at the opening ceremony for the 2012 Warrior Games.
Many of the state’s GOP Congressional candidates attended a Tea Party event in Tucson last week, where Presidential hopeful Rick Santorum appeared ahead of Tuesday’s Primary Election.
Capturing all 29 of the Arizona delegates, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney won the state’s presidential primary on Tuesday. Romney defeated Rick Santorum, Newt Gingrich and Ron Paul.
Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum stopped in Tucson to speak during a Tea Party event Wednesday. Arizona's Presidential Primary is Tuesday, Feb. 28.
With Arizona's Primary Presidential election just around the corner for Republicans, hopeful Rick Santorum has announced he will be stopping in Tucson next week.
You may not learn anything new about how we elect our leaders in the newly-released DVD "Ides of March," but you do learn George Clooney can not only pull off the portrayal of the true politician, but he provides good direction in the riveting film.
In 2000, Arizona voters wisely decided it was time to stop Legislative incumbents from drawing their own districts and unfairly guaranteeing their own re-election. We enacted an Independent Redistricting Committee to return that power to the people, ensuring that politicians have to work to earn our vote.
After the state’s Supreme Court decision to return Chairwoman Colleen Mathis to the Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission last week, Senator Al Melvin said it’s time for a special election.
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R.I.N.O. - Republican In Name Only. Flaky on the issues. More relevant, flaky on the obligation to support other members of the coalition they have chosen, particularly when holding partisan or party office. There may be examples elsewhere called DINOS.