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Pepto For The Yeah Butters

Posted by on | April 26, 2017 | No Comments

BASIS Scottsdale’s recognition by U.S. News & World Reports as the #1 high school in America should be reason for all in Arizona to applaud the achievement.  Instead, we actually hear criticism, especially from the Arizona Republic and liberal special interest groups. An acute observer on Facebook labeled this cartel the “Yeah, But” crowd.  And [...]

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House of Representatives Welcomes Ben Toma As Newest Member

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STATE CAPITOL, PHOENIX– The House of Representatives today welcomed Ben Toma(R-22) as its newest member. Representative Ben Toma was appointed to the House this morning by the Maricopa CountyBoard of Supervisors to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of former Representative PhilLovas. “ Ben Toma brings a unique background to the House, and I’m [...]

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Arizona and the Case For School Choice

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From the Arizona Republic: Five of the nation’s top 10 high schools are in Arizona — and they’re all branches of the same charter school. According to U.S. News and World Report, Basis Scottsdale is the nation’s top-performing high school, followed by Basis Tucson North and Basis Oro Valley. Basis Peoria and Basis Chandler were [...]

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Janet Napolitano Could Be In Big Trouble

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Audit shows Napolitano’s office hiding funds from the legislature The University of California hid a stash of $175 million in secret funds while its leaders requested more money from the state, an audit released on Tuesday said. The San Francisco Chronicle reported that the audit found that the secret fund ballooned due to UC Office [...]

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As a Significant Potential Beneficiary of Trump’s Tax Plan, I Will Say It Makes No Sense

Posted by on | April 26, 2017 | Comments Off

Trump’s tax plan makes little sense to me, and much of what I have seen written about it today is so full of misunderstandings about taxes and small businesses, I thought I would try to supply a bit of context for my contention that the plan makes no sense.  As a caveat, Trump is seldom [...]

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Leftist Fed. Judge overrides Pres. Trump’s sanctuary city order

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Why does Jeff Flake collude with Dems supporting liberal federal judges? U.S. District Court Judge William H. Orrick on Tuesday blocked President Donald Trump’s executive order to withhold federal funding from sanctuary cities refusing to cooperation with immigration enforcement. Last night, the White House released a statement saying, “Once again, a single district judge — [...]

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Guess Who’s Coming To Dinner? Trump Hosts McCains, Graham

Posted by Admin on | April 26, 2017 | No Comments

By Arren Kimbel-Sannit WASHINGTON – Exchanges between President Donald Trump and Sen. John McCain, R-Arizona, have been largely limited to…

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SRP Gets Failing Grade For Transparency Of Online Financial Records

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By Arren Kimbel-Sannit WASHINGTON – Arizona’s Salt River Project earned failing marks for the transparency of its online financial records,…

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Arizona House Passes Bill To Restore Ability To Prosecute Double Voting

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`On Tuesday, the Arizona House passed SB1370, which will prohibit double voting. The bill sponsored by Sen. Griffin passed on…

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Navajo Nation Council Votes To Oust Housing Authority Commission Members, President Expect To Approve

Posted by Admin on | April 26, 2017 | No Comments

Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye is expected to sign emergency legislation passed last week by the the Navajo Nation Council…

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