| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:08 AM
Demonstrations began Tuesday in the Arizona town of Oracle, the latest municipality trying to come to grips with the surge in children and women from Central America who have illegally crossed into the United States in record numbers, straining local...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 9:12 AM
In a sharply worded opinion, a federal appellate panel struck down an Arizona policy that prohibits young immigrants known as Dreamers from getting driver’s licenses.
The case has been closely watched since it pits the Obama administration’s...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 7:17 PM
– The one question on everyone's mind was the one she didn't answer.
Hillary Clinton spoke for 62 minutes Wednesday evening without giving a clear indication of whether she plans to run for president in 2016.
There were a few tantalizing...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 4:46 AM
This cartoon was already locked in and on its way to press by the time the news broke that Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer had vetoed her state’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act, better known as the “anti-gay bill.” Her last-minute show of...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 11:28 AM
The countdown has started. In about 100 days, starting Oct. 1, millions of families across the nation will have an opportunity to enroll in health coverage through the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare.
The full benefits of the law will...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 5:00 AM
State Del. Jon S. Cardin's recent commentary on Garrett County Sheriff Robert Corley is full of half truths and lies ("The lawless sheriffs of Maryland," June 17).
Arizona's Sheriff Joe Arpaio is not a laughingstock, and I challenge Delegate Cardin to...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 7:54 PM
SACRAMENTO — Facing the prospect of a prolonged federal government shutdown, Gov. Jerry Brown will soon need to decide if the state will shoulder the cost to keep running federal programs used by millions of Californians.
State officials say...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Connecticut has 15,000 pages of state regulations. A house-cleaning seems overdue. It's finally getting done, with the public's help.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy ordered state agencies this week to look at regulations more than 4 years old. The agencies are...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 3:49 PM
It is the center of the political universe in presidential contests. And now the war over the nation’s new healthcare program has come to Ohio as well, with potential repercussions for the short- and long-term future of the state’s governor,...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 1:49 PM
TUCSON -- The parents of a 5-year-old Arizona boy are suing the state, seeking to treat their son’s seizure disorder with marijuana extracts under the state’s medical marijuana law.
The American Civil Liberties Union filed the suit on behalf...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 4:28 PM
La compañía tecnológica Apple abrirá en Arizona una nueva planta para la fabricación de componentes de sus conocidos productos que generará en torno a 2.000 puestos de trabajo, según informó hoy la gobernadora de ese estado, Jan Brewer, en un comunicado....