Many Navajo voters complained that a presidential candidate should not be eligible to run for office because he doesn’t speak Navajo fluently. But the tribe’s election officials have dismissed these grievances.
The mayor of Nogales wants the Department of Homeland Security to verify the safety of new x-ray equipment used to screen vehicles and trains at a border crossing in his city. The mayor outlined his concerns at the Nogales City Council meeting Wednesday.
The executive director of the Arizona Citizens Clean Elections Commission says Attorney General Tom Horne should repay the state for using his offices and executive staff to work on his re-election campaign.
The regents during a late afternoon special meeting will consider extensions for University of Arizona President Ann Weaver Hart, Arizona State University President Michael Crow and Board of Regents President Eileen Klein.
Maricopa County officials are scheduled to vote Wednesday on a $240,000 settlement of a lawsuit that alleges a jail inmate with mental illnesses died from stress he suffered when he mistakenly viewed officers' efforts to forcibly clothe him in a jail uniform as a rape attempt.