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It’s been interesting to check the mail over the last month. Instead of the regular junk mail and bills, we’ve seen a major influx of advertisements from candidates. It takes a couple of extra minutes each night to sift through the nonsense, and yes, it’s nonsense, before opening the bills and letters we actually check the mail for.
The people behind Clean Up the Mines understand that others have been trying for years to clean up abandoned uranium mines and have mostly met with limited success.
WASHINGTON – Two days after President Barack Obama asked for $3.7 billion in emergency funding to help stem a rising tide of immigrant children on the Southwest border, lawmakers on Capitol Hill were split over the request.
The ballot set to run in the August Primary Election took shape in Arizona on May 28, as candidates worked to submit the required signatures to officially run.
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.
Thursday, Feb. 17
Please excuse the following snappish, non-partisan post-election commentary…
Democratic Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has won election to a third term in the U.S. House, defeating Republican challenger Jesse Kelly in a race not finalized until Friday.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Newly elected Marana School Board member Tom Carlson hugs and congratulates Terri Proud, who won the District 26 House seat, as Tom’s 16-year-old daughter Amber looks at pictures she took of her father speaking on stage.
Updated election results show Democratic Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords extending her lead over Republican challenger Jesse Kelly.
Southern Arizona’s two Democrats in the U.S. House are holding onto leads in their tight races with Republican challengers.
More than 47,000 ballots remain uncounted in Pima County as of Wednesday afternoon, and it could be several days before final election results are known.
Americans are divided from those in charge. A great analogy was used by my Salem Radio/KVOI colleague Hugh Hewitt when he described India as about the most religious country in the world and Sweden about the least. His analogy was that we are a nation of Indians governed by Swedes.
A federal judge's ruling has temporarily blocked the implementation of portions of Arizona's immigration enforcement law, known as Senate Bill 1070.
Everything that's wrong with Al's views
With paving, Marana is being proactive
When it became clear that SB1070, the new Arizona immigration law that's made national news, was going to become law, I called on national and regional groups not to hold their conventions or conferences in the state until it was overturned. Since then, my position has been misinterpreted as a call for indiscriminate general sanctions against the state.
Next set of babysitting classes in NW this summer
We've turned into a bunch of whining sheep
In a quandary over vote on Prop 100 funds
Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has given more than 50 requests for government cash her stamp of approval.
A landfill proposed for ground west of Marana constitutes "an inappropriate land use in a sensitive flood area," Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry indicates in an April 6 memorandum to the Pima County Supervisors.
Four candidates running for Congress took the solemn pledge Thursday, when the Northwest Republicans hosted a debate among hopefuls in Congressional District 8.
The "woe is me" wing of the GOP should note those reports of their demise were a tad premature.