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Legal marijuana users would help fund programs designed to prevent others from trying the drug under the terms of legislation given preliminary Senate approval Wednesday.
Amid the multiple protestations concerning the controversial and now-vetoed SB 1062 were a collection of East Valley leaders and organizations concerned with how the bill would, and still might, hurt the state’s reputation.
Republican Gov. Jan Brewer faced intensifying pressure Monday from CEOs, politicians in Washington and state lawmakers in her own party to veto a bill that would allow business owners with strongly held religious beliefs to deny service to gays and lesbians.
The state Senate sent Gov. Jan Brewer controversial legislation billed as protecting religious freedom on Monday even as two more senators who voted last week for SB 1062 now say that was a mistake.
A controversial bill passed by the Arizona Legislature has sparked conversation and debate across the nation.
After I read "Measure would use taxpayer money to fund infrared cameras," I thought to myself, "Here we go again," with another round of border tough talk from another Mesa legislator. Recalled ex-senate president Russell Pearce (R-Mesa) was the king of border crackdown talk until getting tossed out of office by Mesa voters.
Arizona taxpayers may spend $30 million to do little more than find out how good – or bad – a job the federal government does in securing the border.
Sen. Bob Worsley said this box of radar and infrared cameras – and 29 of them just like it – will help Arizona determine if the federal government is living up to its promise to secure the border. Only thing is, that will cost state taxpayers $30 million. [Howard Fischer/Capitol Media Services]
An Arizona House panel on Monday gave initial approval to a plan to spend $30 million to install 350 miles of "virtual fence" along the state's southern border with Mexico.
A Senate panel took steps Wednesday to help ensure that the next Hollywood film featuring Arizona is actually filmed in this state.
Arizona Sen. Bob Worsley proposed a bill which would put surveillance along the U.S.-Mexico border at a cost of approximately $30 million for 300 cameras.
An Arizona lawmaker is hoping to create a virtual border.
State Sen. Bob Worsley jokes with Cubs spokesman Julian Green during the Cubs Park Grand Opening at Riverview Park in Mesa on Saturday, Jan. 25 2014. The Chicago Cubs have invested $99 million for a new Spring Training ballpark, including a full training facility, team shop and stadium, which houses over 15,000 fans.
Amidst the thousands of square feet of laboratory space at Arizona State University’s Polytechnic campus in East Mesa, one new building will be constructed to house religion classes and services of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Arizona’s far East Valley will likely need new representation after State Sen. Rich Crandall was tabbed as the head of Wyoming’s Department of Education this week.
Within the next five years, District 25 state Sen. Bob Worsley, R-Mesa, and his wife Christi hope to have Arizona’s first “world-class concert hall” adjacent to another city institution available for public use.
For District 25 state Sen. Bob Worsley, the vote to approve Gov. Jan Brewer’s $8.8 billion budget with the Medicaid expansion intact was simply the logical thing to do.
During a June 14 taping of "Mesa Live," State Sen. Bob Worsley, R-Mesa, announced he and his wife, Christi, are raising funds to build a new concert hall next to the Mesa Arts Center. The plan is to open the $150 million venue within the next five years. [Eric Mungenast/Tribune]
State Sen. Bob Worsley, R-Mesa, discussed a number of issues during a taping of "Mesa Live" on June 14, including the reason why he supported Gov. Jan Brewer's Medicaid expansion. [Tribune File]
Not waiting for formal gubernatorial approval, foes of her Medicaid expansion already are moving to undo at the ballot box and in court what they could not block at the Legislature.
Sens. Rich Crandall, left, and Bob Worsley -- both of Mesa -- confer during a day-long debate in May over the state budget, including Medicaid expansion. [Howard Fischer/Capitol Media Services]
State senators approved their version of a new $8.8 billion budget Thursday -- but not before adding millions of dollars to the original Republican plan.
A plan to revamp the state's recall laws for all future elections fell apart Thursday as some Republican senators broke party ranks.
Rebuffing the concerns of mayors from around the state about lost revenues, a Senate panel voted Wednesday to sharply revamp how sales taxes are assessed and collected.
Arizona Republicans say they don't need to change their stance on immigration or even their message to attract the Latino voters who largely defected last year.