When Obama plucked Janet Napolitano out of the governor's seat to run Homeland Security, he surrendered Arizona to the ultra-conservatives.
by Jonathan Thompson,
Oct 19, 2010
Ray Ring offers a state-by-state summary of some of the
more intriguing election results across the West
by Ray Ring,
Nov 27, 2006
The shooting of Gabrielle Giffords and 18 others needs to be seen in the cultural and political context of life in modern Arizona.
by Paul Larmer,
Feb 19, 2012
If you want to understand why Jared Lee Loughner shot Congresswoman Gabby Giffords and 18 others at a Tucson Safeway in 2011, look to Arizona’s soulless culture and vitriolic politics.
by Tom Zoellner,
Feb 26, 2012
A first-hand account by a longtime Arizona investigative reporter, John Dougherty, about his surprising Senate campaign.
by John Dougherty,
Oct 24, 2010
If Democrats succeed in an improbable coup -- winning a U.S. Senate seat in Arizona, and making the state competitive for Obama -- they’ll have Latino voters to thank.
by Ray Ring,
Oct 28, 2012
Arizona Congressman Raul Grijalva loves fighting for
old-fashioned liberal causes like immigration rights, the
environment, unions and strong social programs
by Renee Guillory,
Jul 24, 2006
At last -- a place to put utility scale plants that won't ruin the desert. But will politics and the economy get in the way?
by Judith Lewis Mernit,
Jun 04, 2012