Will the Real John Huppenthal Please Stand Up?
Since Blog for Arizona broke the story, new insights into Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction John Huppenthal’s secret life as an Internet troll continue to be revealed as bloggers and … Continue reading
J.T. Ready– Neo-Nazi, Russell Pearce’s Pal, and Candidate for Sheriff– Dead
Jason “J.T.” Ready killed four people before killing himself today in a grisley murder-suicide in Gilbert, Arizona. According to the Arizona Republic and USA Today, Ready killed his girlfriend, her daughter, the daughter’s … Continue reading
Carmona on SB1070 and the Supremes
This week’s Supreme Court and Senate debates/hearings on Arizona’s infamous SB1070 anti-immigrant have been a real eye-opener. If you haven’t been paying attention, here are a few stories… Russell Pearce: … Continue reading
AZ Republicans deny extension of unemployment benefits: Hold them accountable!
Last week, Governor Jan Brewer called the Arizona Legislature into special session to make a one-word change in state law which would allow extension of unemployment benefits to the chronically … Continue reading
AZ Elections Director ‘goofs’ and derails Pearce recall effort
File this under the “so close but so far away” category. Hundreds of volunteers from all over the state have been passing and signing petitions to recall Arizona State Senator … Continue reading
Interesting reading: Healthcare reform to toll roads to wing-nuts
People send me links to interesting articles all the time– hoping I will write about the issues– but I have a life beyond the TucsonCitizen.com and can’t write about everything. … Continue reading
US Congressman Raul Grijalva penned a moderate Op-Ed on ethnic studies for Sunday’s Arizona Daily Star: Political Fight over Ethnic Studies Should Never Have Been Ignited at All In his … Continue reading