There’s a movement afoot to bring new money into urban areas all over the country, and surprisingly Phoenix is part of that movement. The city has long been famous for its suburban sprawl. But now plans are moving ahead to link high-rise downtown with a neighboring Latino barrio that wealthy developers have mostly ignored for the better part of 100 years.
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.