Changing a single number, the base level, is an easier sell than overhauling the school finance formula. And the Legislature couldn’t cut the increased funding in the future.
The timing and substance make plain that this was a document intended to assist his U.S. Senate campaign, not something appropriate coming from his AG office.
Returning the issue to the democratic processes isn’t an attack on democracy. By stressing that abortion is different, the tentative court majority indicated an intent to go no further regarding court-created rights.
Validate an unsatisfactory Biden presidency or strengthen Trump’s place in our politics. That’s the choice Republican candidates are giving swing voters, who hold the balance of power in the state.
Biggs had a chance to be a principled conservative voice in Congress. He choose Trumpism instead.
Putting $150 million of general fund revenue at risk … to make movies?
If Ducey truly supports retail competition, why did he sign a bill pulling the rug out from under the only application the state has received to provide it?
In the U.S. two-party system, there’s no easy route to the ballot for a candidate from the abandoned middle.
A legal review is supposed to ascertain whether there are any manifest violations of state law. Brnovich has gone way beyond that.
As a result of the court’s actions, Arizona now has income tax rates not approved by any democratic process. Not by voters. Not by the Arizona Legislature.