| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:10 PM
A relatively evenhanded and necessarily inconclusive close-up look at immigration wars and identity politics in the Grand Canyon State, "The State of Arizona" (PBS, Monday) features major players and ordinary citizens on each side of the battle as well as...
| Feb 26, 2014
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer announced Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, that she had vetoed SB 1062, a bill critics had branded as anti-gay. This is the text of her veto message....
| Jan 31, 2012
Jesse Jackson is right.
In response to the face-off in Arizona between President Obama and Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer last week, Jackson said, "Even George Wallace did not put his finger in Dr. King's face." And it's true; he didn't. Similarly, not even...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 10:34 AM
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer said Monday that she welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to hear arguments about the state's controversial illegal immigration law.
"I am confident the high court will uphold Arizona's constitutional authority and obligation...
| Jan 22, 2012
| 1:35 PM
The retirement of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords brought an outpouring of warm wishes from colleagues of the popular congresswoman -- and launched a scramble for an upcoming special election to determine whether Democrats will be able to hold the Arizona seat....
| Jan 25, 2012
| 4:25 PM
President Obama's warm reception in sunny Arizona on Wednesday lasted about as long as it took him to step off Air Force One and greet Gov. Jan Brewer.
Brewer, champion of her state's controversial anti-immigration law, welcomed Obama on the tarmac...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 8:16 AM
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer says President Obama was "somewhat thin-skinned" and "tense" in a testy greeting caught on camera on a Phoenix-area tarmac.
Brewer and Obama were seen exchanging brief words by reporters as the president arrived for an event...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 3:14 PM
President Obama is downplaying his supposed tense encounter with Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer, saying the incident is "a classic example of things getting blown out of proportion."
Speaking with ABC "World News" anchor Diane Sawyer in an interview to air...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 8:43 AM
| Feb 20, 2012
It's more than a little ironic that the same Arizona Legislature that spearheaded a ruthless, racially charged campaign against illegal immigrants also banned K-12 ethnic studies classes on the grounds that they promote hatred and division. Who knew...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Is Arizona in play?
While Republicans cast their ballots in today's presidential primary, Democrats are casting a covetous eye on the Grand Canyon State, believing they have a realistic shot at winning here in November.
Publicly, Republicans scoff....