Arpaio calls on 250K armed citizens to stop terrorism and mass shootings

Arpaio calls on 250K armed citizens to stop terrorism and mass shootings

From Freedom’s Phoenix That’s what Sheriff Joe Arpaio is urging nearly a quarter-million Arizona gun owners to do to fight terrorism and mass shooters. On Tuesday, the so-called “Toughest Sheriff in America” said he cannot guarantee the public’s safety and called on them to take matters into their own hands if necessary. “I’m just talking […]

McSally responds to the president’s speech on ISIS

McSally responds to the president’s speech on ISIS

By SoAzNewsX U.S. Rep Martha McSally today released the following statement from her office after the President’s speech about combating ISIS: “What we saw tonight was a wasted opportunity to show real leadership on this issue and present a stronger strategy to defeat ISIS. We have not contained ISIS. They’ve grown and metastasized, fueled by […]

Salmon, Franks, Duncan call on Congress to pass new military force authorization against ISIS before adjourning

Salmon, Franks, Duncan call on Congress to pass new military force authorization against ISIS before adjourning

Southern Arizona News-Examiner Reps. Matt Salmon (AZ-05), Trent Franks (AZ-08), Jeff Duncan (SC-03) today announced a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan, calling for a new Authorization for the Use of Military Force (AUMF) to outline the United States’ fight against ISIS to be passed before the House adjourns in December. “The President’s refusal to […]

Recreational pot In Arizona? Yes and no, voters say

Recreational pot In Arizona? Yes and no, voters say

It’s a tight call in the Grand Canyon state, where voters are almost evenly divided over the issue of marijuana legalization, according to a new poll. Forty-nine percent of voters in Arizona are in favor of legalizing cannabis for recreational purposes, while 51 percent oppose making the drug’s use legal, the Phoenix Business Journal reported […]

CD1 GOP candidate Gary Kiehne named to NRCC ‘On the Radar’ program

CD1 GOP candidate Gary Kiehne named to NRCC ‘On the Radar’ program

Southern Arizona News-Examiner The National Republican Congressional Committee said that Gary Kiehne has been named an “On the Radar” candidate – the first tier of the “Young Guns” program that promotes the top GOP candidates for Congress across the country. The rollout of “On the Radar” candidates was the first in the 2016 cycle by […]

AG Brnovich petition would remove ACC’s Bitter Smith from office

AG Brnovich petition would remove ACC’s Bitter Smith from office

Southern Arizona News-Examiner Attorney General Mark Brnovich today filed a Petition for Special Action to remove Arizona Corporation Commissioner Susan Bitter Smith from office. The Petition filed this morning in the Arizona Supreme Court is the result of an ongoing investigation regarding an alleged violation of a conflict of interest statute. The Attorney General’s Office […]

Poll: Trump impact on Republican chances in 2016

Poll: Trump impact on Republican chances in 2016

Sonoran Alliance MBQF, a public affairs consulting firm, announced the results of a recent survey commissioned by Insight Consulting, an Arizona firm, concerning GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump and the effect his nomination by the Republican Party would have on voters in Arizona. The results from the survey shows the results a Trump nomination would […]

Tucson native serving in U.S. Navy gets special Thanksgiving family reunion

Tucson native serving in U.S. Navy gets special Thanksgiving family reunion

Southern Arizona News-Examiner A 2010 Sadino High School graduate and Tucson, Arizona native serving in the U.S. Navy was selected to participate in a special event which reunited service members stationed in Norfolk, Virginia, with their families for Thanksgiving. Fireman Mario Somoza was one of only 72 Sailors and Marines chosen to participate in the […]

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