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Gosar skipped all 15 closed-door impeachment interviews, transcripts show

Posted by   /  November 19, 2019  /  Government and Politics  /  No Comments

Rep. Gosar displaying his socks. By Jim Small | Arizona Mirror U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar has railed for weeks against the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, accusing Democrats of conducting a “secret kangaroo court” in order to oust Trump. When dozens of Republicans stormed the closed-door impeachment deposition hearing of Laura Cooper on Oct. […]

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Petition asks new CEO Jeff Guldner to ‘Stop All APS Spending on Elections’

Posted by   /  November 19, 2019  /  Energy and Environment, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

New APS CEO Jeff Guldner in March 2019, a few months before his promotion. /Gage Skidmore via Flickr By Elizabeth Whitman | Phoenix New Times A new petition is asking Arizona Public Service’s new CEO, Jeff Guldner, who ascended to the top office on Monday, to launch a new chapter and to pledge not to […]

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[OPINION] American innovation to drive clean energy forward

Posted by   /  November 19, 2019  /  Energy and Environment, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

By Lynn Jurich & Kathy Hannun | Morning Consult (Editor’s note: Opinion pieces are published for discussion purposes only.) We were heartened to see several prominent U.S. senators join the bipartisan Senate Climate Caucus recently to focus on developing new climate legislation. We could not agree more with Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) that “we as Americans […]

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Pinal County pleased to receive $15.3 million Build Grant

Posted by   /  November 18, 2019  /  Government and Politics, Real Estate  /  No Comments

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Saint Holdings By Gina Salinas, Public Information Officer, Pinal County | San Tan Times Pinal County is ready to move forward after receiving the Better Utilizing Investment to Leverage Development (BUILD) grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation. The 15.3 million grant will go towards the roadway infrastructure needed for the […]

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With term coming to end, Mayor Rothschild most proud of helping Tucson improve

Posted by   /  November 18, 2019  /  Government and Politics  /  No Comments

Outgoing Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild has cut a lot of ribbons in his eight years in office. This ceremony celebrated improvements at the Randolph Recreation Center. / Josh Galemore / Arizona Daily Star By Joe Ferguson | Arizona Daily Star One of the first things Jonathan Rothschild brought into his office after being elected Tucson […]

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More than half of voters say championship teams shouldn’t be required to visit White House

Posted by   /  November 17, 2019  /  Government and Politics, Sports  /  No Comments

U.S. President Barack Obama holds a jersey given to him during an event honoring the United States Women’s National Soccer Team’s victory in the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup at the White House in Washington October 27, 2015. Flanking Obama are Abby Wambach (L) and Carli Lloyd (R). /REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque -/ RTX1THFL By Tess Bonn […]

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Ready for our close-up? NBC News, Chuck Todd to focus on Maricopa County in run-up to 2020 election

Posted by   /  November 17, 2019  /  Government and Politics, Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

Chuck Todd moderates “Meet the Press.” /Photo: William B. Plowman By Bill Goodykoontz | Arizona Republic  Get ready for your close-up, Maricopa County. NBC News and Chuck Todd are launching a year-long project called “County to County,” which will focus on five counties in key states leading up to the 2020 election; Maricopa County is […]

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SNL presents Days of Our Impeachment

Posted by   /  November 17, 2019  /  Government and Politics, Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

The Trump impeachment hearings get the soap opera treatment they need to keep the American people paying attention.

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Paul Gosar’s Twitter stunt lands him on Tucker Carlson’s show: ‘It made my day’

Posted by   /  November 16, 2019  /  Government and Politics, Media and Entertainment  /  No Comments

By Bill Goodykoontz | Arizona Republic  You may think that Rep. Paul Gosar’s Twitter stunt, in which he spelled out a conspiracy theory in the first letters of 23 consecutive tweets, was clever. You may think it was nuts. But it’s getting him what everyone on Twitter wants — attention. And Thursday night, it got […]

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Sinema, McSally split over controversial Trump court pick Steven Menashi

Posted by   /  November 16, 2019  /  Courts/Law, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

The Senate voted 51-41 Thursday to confirm Steven Menashi to the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.  By Isabella Hulsizer | Arizona Republic  Arizona’s Sens. Kyrsten Sinema and Martha McSally split this week over a divisive judicial nomination. The Senate voted 51-41 Thursday to confirm Steven Menashi to the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. […]

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