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Brewer Spokesman: States Have ‘Right To Determine Who Is Issued A Driver’s License,’ Not Obama Administration

The Obama administration has urged a court to reject Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer’s appeal of a ruling that blocks the state from denying driver’s licenses to young immigrants who have avoided deportation under a change ordered by the president.

10/01/2014

Sen. John McCain says Arizona's botched execution was a form of torture. (Joe Raedle/Newsmakers)

McCain: Arizona Execution Was Torture

Arizona Senator says the two-hour execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood was a “bollocks-upped situation.”

07/25/2014

The Supreme Court will decide whether an Arizona town violates the First Amendment by restricting where and when a church can place signs advertising Sunday morning services. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)

Supreme Court To Decide If Church Signs Protected By First Amendment

The Supreme Court will decide whether an Arizona town violates the First Amendment by restricting where and when a church can place signs advertising Sunday morning services.

07/01/2014

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson speaks at a press conference at the Dirksen Federal Building on June 13, 2014 in Chicago, Ill. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Homeland Secretary: ‘There Is No Free Pass’ For Immigrant Children

The U.S. government is preparing to open a new facility in rural New Mexico to hold hundreds of unaccompanied children arriving from Central America as state officials call on federal authorities to do more to stop the migration.

06/26/2014

Jan Brewer Talking

Brewer Spokesman: Conditions At Center Holding Immigrant Children Dire

Mattresses, portable toilets and showers were brought in Saturday for 700 unaccompanied minors who spent the night sleeping on plastic cots inside an Arizona warehouse, a federal official said.

06/08/2014

File photo of Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer. (credit: Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images)

Brewer To Obama: ‘Dangerous And Unconscionable’ To Send Illegal Immigrant Families From Texas To Arizona

Calling it dangerous and unconscionable, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer on Monday sent a letter to President Barack Obama criticizing reports that immigration officials sent migrant families from Texas to Arizona, later dropping them off at Greyhound stations in Phoenix and Tucson.

06/03/2014

Close Obama aide Rob Nabors will oversee the VA's review after allegations of problems at a Phoenix veterans hospital. (Getty Images)

Close Obama Advisor To Oversee VA Review

White House deputy chief of staff Rob Nabors will oversee review after allegations of treatment delays and preventable deaths at a Phoenix veterans hospital.

05/14/2014

File photo of Gov. Jan Brewer. (credit: Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images)

Lawyers Challenging Arizona’s Denial Of Driver’s Licenses To Immigrants Who Avoided Deportation Under Obama Policy

Lawyers challenging Arizona’s denial of driver’s licenses to young immigrants who avoided deportation under an Obama administration policy said Gov. Jan Brewer had discriminatory intent when she crafted the policy.

05/01/2014

Trying to head off a new round of consumer headaches with President Barack Obama's health care law, the insurance industry says it will give customers more time to pay their premiums for January. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Ariz. Legislature Approves Bill Requiring Background Checks For Obamacare Navigators

PHOENIX (CBS DC/AP) — The Arizona Legislature has approved a measure requiring extra licensing and background checks for navigators who help people buy health insurance on the federal marketplace. The Senate approved House Bill 2508 […]

04/17/2014

Dakari Johnson #44 of the Kentucky Wildcats drives against Darius Carter #12 of the Wichita State Shockers. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: March Sadness Ends Cinderella Story

We’re being told this is a classic tournament, with juggernauts about to collide like meteors over Texas, and a classic Final Four in store for us. Depends on your view of classic. Does an Arizona – Florida Finals sound unprecedented? Is that must-see TV?

03/27/2014

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