Sheriff Joe Arpaio used a Washington, D.C., law firm in his latest bid to get the judge who referred him for criminal charges to recuse himself. But how exactly that firm is being paid is something of a mystery.
Surrogates of the presidential nominees have made a habit of stopping by Arizona over the past couple of weeks. Bernie Sanders, Chelsea Clinton and First Lady Michelle Obama stumped for Hillary Clinton, while Donald Trump Jr. was here for his father.
When Jeri Williams is officially sworn in as Phoenix’s police chief on Oct. 28, she’ll become the first woman to lead the department. She’s also the first chief to undergo a very public interview process that attracted the attention of a former London police officer.
Battles over solar policy, a quest to uncover the source of dark money, questions of outside influence on commissioners and efforts to raise electricity bills – this year’s election for the Arizona Corporation Commission has not shortage of intrigue.