We need to split the 9th Circuit

By Senator Jeff Flake Enough is enough. The “9th Circus” madness must end. Arizonans deserve justice from the mountain west, not California. That’s why I’ve sponsored a bill to move Arizona into a new circuit. The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals is too large to be effective and has been for too long. 20% of our nation’s population lives in … Read More

Good graft’ runs up Phoenix cost of housing for the poor

By Sal DiCiccio 6th District, Phoenix City Council Do you know what modern government corruption looks like? In order to see it, you’ll first need to let go of many of the stereotypes you hold true. For example, many believe the government helps the poor. The truth, however, is a ruse as old as civilization: Government takes on a worthy … Read More

US News Ranking: 5 of America's Top 10 Public High Schools in AZ

By Team Ducey Friend – Arizona’s been in the national spotlight for educational excellence this month. This week, five Arizona high schools made the U.S. News & World Report top ten public high schools in the nation — more than any other state. We know how to educate a child in Arizona, and Governor Ducey is working hard to ensure … Read More

Corporate Welfare: PHX Politicians Hand Millions to out of State Corporation

By Sal DiCiccio Phoenix City Council Member Councilman Danny Valenzuela calls this a “good deal.” I call it INSANE. This is the same logic some of the same politicians used when they used your money to build the Sheraton losing $145 million of your hard-working taxpayers dollars. Money that could’ve gone for more police on our streets. Please read this … Read More

Obamacare Replacement That Works for AZ

By Team Ducey Friend , Governor Ducey has repeatedly called for an Obamacare replacement that works for Arizonans.Last week, he discussed with The Washington Examiner how Congress should move forward replacing the Affordable Care Act. Here are a few highlights: “We want flexibility to adapt healthcare regulations that reflect what our states’ citizens need.” “We want to ensure that the … Read More

Sanctuary City for Phx? I'm voting NO

Next Wednesday, City Council will be voting on a request to make Phoenix a Sanctuary City. I have and will continue to oppose this. You hear many politicians make big promises about Phoenix becoming a Sanctuary City, but they are afraid to go on record and vote. That is why I believe this vote should happen. Instead, I predict City … Read More

Phoenix to Vote on Sanctuary City Status, I Will Vote NO

By Sal DiCiccio Phoenix City Council District 6 Phoenix City Council will vote on a request for Sanctuary City status on February 15th at a formal council meeting. I am firmly opposed to the effort to make Phoenix a Sanctuary City. I don’t believe any local government should be able to pick and choose the laws they want to enforce. … Read More

AZGOP Leadership Candidates Announced

Party Chairman, Treasurer, Secretary to be Elected Jan 28th  PHOENIX –  Chairman Robert Graham announced the list of candidates seeking the Arizona Republican Party’s top three elected officer positions. Additional nominations for these positions can be made from the floor at the party’s January 28th Organizational Meeting, taking place at the Church for the Nations in Phoenix and starting at 9 … Read More

News release: Permenent Land Endowment Trust Fund Outperformed Most U.S. Endowments

PHOENIX – As 2016 comes to a close, the Permanent Land Endowment Trust Fund has beat industry benchmarks by a wider margin than in previous years. “This is recognition of the hard work and incredible staff at the State Treasurer’s office,” Treasurer DeWit said. The fund beat many of the large public investment funds in the United States including CalPERS, … Read More

Former State Senator Andy Biggs Applauds FBI Decision to Re-Open Investigation into Clinton E-mails

By:  Former State Senator Andy Biggs I applaud the FBI for doing the right thing and re-opening their investigation into Hillary Clinton’s e-mail. Secretary Clinton could be less than two weeks from becoming the next Commander-in-Chief of the greatest country on the planet, and the American people deserve to know everything about her handling of confidential and classified information. We cannot … Read More