From left, Sen. Eddie Farnsworth, R-Gilbert, and Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich. /Photos by Howard Fischer/Capitol Media Services By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Capitol Times Sen. Eddie Farnsworth is blaming Attorney General Mark Brnovich for the failure of his legislation to preclude prosecutors from seizing property without first getting a criminal […]Read More →
FILE PHOTO: California’s Governor Gavin Newsom speaks to the media March 3, 2020./ REUTERS/Gabriela Bhaskar (Reuters) – The Republican National Committee (RNC) and two other Republican groups on Sunday filed a lawsuit against California Governor Gavin Newsom over his executive orders to use mail-in ballots for the November election. California was the first state in […]Read More →
Edwards and other Pac-12 coaches highlighted how they have kept their teams focused and connected amid COVID-19 The State PressASU football head coach Herm Edwards is interviewed after the Sun Devils’ 31-28 victory against the UCLA Bruins at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Arizona, on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018./Photo by Delia JohnsonRead More →
Christina Animashaun/Vox; Getty Images Amid the pandemic, workers whose jobs once defined their lives are questioning what it was all for. By Sam Blum | Vox Nina Rudnick sometimes dreams of an escape. As a director at a psychological research nonprofit, Rudnick, 37, is beholden to an inescapable reality: Work — and the feeling that […]Read More →
Worries about an Arizona Senate seat surface at the White House as polls show Trump losing to Joe Biden in the state, too. Sen. Martha McSally. /Shawn Thew via Pool/Getty Images By Alex Isenstadt | POLITICO Senior political advisers to President Donald Trump warned Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Thursday that Republican Sen. Martha McSally […]Read More →
GOP lawmakers also blocked a vote on a proposal to allow people to get unemployment payments if they leave their jobs due to unsafe working conditions. By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Capitol Times Arizona’s jobless rate spiked last month to 12.6%, a figure that may be a record. And it’s certain […]Read More →
The feds gave a former White House official $3 million to supply masks to Navajo hospitals in Arizona, New Mexico. Some may not work.
By Yeganeh Torbati and Derek Willis | ProPublica A former White House aide won a $3 million federal contract to supply respirator masks to Navajo Nation hospitals in New Mexico and Arizona 11 days after he created a company to sell personal protective equipment in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Zach Fuentes, President Donald Trump’s […]Read More →