Phoenix, AZ – Governor Janet has rejected a legislative plan to freeze all state and university hiring. Arizona Public Radio's Howard Fischer explains.
In her second veto of the session, the governor called the measue -- quote -- an unwarranted intrusion -- unquote -- into her power as the state's chief executive. But Rep. Bob Robson who crafted the bill said it is Napolitano who doesn't understand the constitution.
Phoenix, AZ – The state's retirement systems are going to have to get rid of any investments they have in companies that do certain kinds of business in Sudan -- unless it costs too much. Arizona Public Radio's Howard Fischer explains.
Phoenix, AZ – The lawyer for state lawmakers is due in court today to explain to a federal judge why his clients need more time to comply with his English Language Learners order. Arizona Public Radio's Howard Fischer explains.
Phoenix, AZ – Unable to negotiate a deal so far with Democrats, legislative Republicans on Thursday pushed through their own partial version of a new budget. Arizona Public Radio's Howard Fischer reports on what it does -- and does not -- do.