State Capitol News

State Capitol News
12:34 pm
Tue June 9, 2009

Governor gathers input on proposed budget cuts

Phoenix, AZ – Governor Jan Brewer conducted a hearing today to hear what people
think about the budget just approved by the Legislature. But it was never
designed to be a balanced approach.

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12:47 pm
Mon June 8, 2009

Budget could endanger state's stimulus funding

Phoenix, AZ – Some provisions in the budget package just approved by the
Legislature could endanger the state's share of stimulus dollars.

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1:14 pm
Fri June 5, 2009

Legislature passes budget, but doesn't send it to Governor

Phoenix, AZ – Governor Jan Brewer says she's perplexed by the maneuvers on the
budget taking place in the Legislature.

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12:32 pm
Thu June 4, 2009

Budget would cut domestic partner benefits

Phoenix, AZ – State lawmakers are moving to strip the domestic partners of
state and university employees of the health insurance coverage
they gained just a year ago.

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12:29 pm
Thu June 4, 2009

Senate passes budget plan

Phoenix, AZ – The state Senate gave its blessing early this morning to its plan
to balance the budget.

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1:37 pm
Mon June 1, 2009

Attorney General Goddard to run for Governor

Phoenix, AZ – Attorney General Terry Goddard says he intends to run for
governor next year -- sort of.

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1:43 pm
Thu May 28, 2009

Democrats float budget plan

Phoenix, AZ – Democratic lawmakers unveiled their plan today to balance the
state budget. Mmuch of it involves higher taxes.

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1:52 pm
Wed May 27, 2009

School tax credit law approved

Phoenix, AZ – State lawmakers voted this afternoon to create a new tax credit
to help some students to go to private and parochial schools.

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1:56 pm
Tue May 26, 2009

Bill would let Arizonans opt out of national health care

Phoenix, AZ – A House panel voted today to allow residents of this state to opt
out of any new national health care plan adopted by Congress.

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1:58 pm
Thu May 21, 2009

Prescott lawmaker wants to expand gambling

Phoenix, AZ – A top Republican lawmaker wants to give people more options on
where to gamble.

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