During her time as the state’s chief executive, Gov. Jan Brewer has pushed for policies she thinks will make Arizona more business-friendly. One of her proposals currently moving through the legislature would get rid of a tax that brings in millions of dollars to the state.
Voters in Arizona and the Rocky Mountain West want their public lands protected and say the positions of candidates on conservation and land use could decide who gets their vote in the November elections.
Recent word that tobacco sales at CVS drugstores would be going up in smoke soon has created momentum among groups and organizations trying to reduce use of cigarettes and cigars to single-digit percentages.
We are teaming with Robrt Pela and Amy Silverman of the Phoenix New Times on a list of things you have got to do in Phoenix before you die. Last week, it was a visit to Metrocenter. This afternoon, Steve Goldstein and Silveman take us out to eat at the legendary Barrio Café.
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."