A new report from a liberal advocacy group looks at how the November 2012 election was administered in Arizona and 16 other states. Activists said the results show how counties could make casting a ballot easier, but the proposed fixes may not be feasible.
During the worst of the economic downturn, Arizona’s health care industry was one of the few areas that was growing and showing signs of strength, but the state, like many areas of the country, has a shortage of medical professionals.
Gov. Brewer had what was, in many ways, a typical State of the State address, but one unexpected element was her announcement that she had signed an executive order to, in her words, “abolish Child Protective Services as we know it."
There are six vacancies in Arizona’s federal courts. The state’s two Republican senators have blocked several of President Obama’s nominees to fill the vacancies, in some cases for up to two years, but now, it looks like five of those nominees will get a hearing.
Bryan Stevenson, a lawyer and founder of the Equal Justice Initiative, which provides legal defense for the poor, the mentally challenged, children and the wrongly condemned has a new book called, "Just Mercy."