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The Musk Behind T.U.S.K.

Posted: July 17, 2013 at 1:15 pm   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

Solyndra, Fisker Automotive … companies that received hundreds of millions of your tax dollars, only to declare bankruptcy a short time later.  One of the biggest scandals in recent years.  Unfortunately, these companies are not alone. Now politically connected California energy companies, companies so similar to Solyndra they hired the same lobbyists, are in Arizona […]

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Prosper Arizona Enters Net-Metering Debate in Arizona

Posted: July 16, 2013 at 4:30 pm   /   Arizona, Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories, Videos

A new group chaired by former Arizona Speaker of the House Kirk Adams has entered the net metering solar debate in Arizona. Prosper Arizona, a new advocacy group dedicated to promoting free market principles, released a new ad today titled “Fair.” Prosper also released the following information on their website about net metering: What is […]

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Will the House Defund Obamacare? Or Surrender Yet Again?

Posted: July 14, 2013 at 9:15 am   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories, Videos

“We’re only one-half of one-third of the government.” That’s one of John Boehner’s favorite bromides for failing to use the House’s 100%-power-of-the-purse to defund and kill Obamacare.  While there may have been room for some doubt in the past, it’s now clear to everyone (okay, not Nancy Pelosi) that Obamacare is one giant white elephant […]

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Solar City: Made in China

Posted: July 12, 2013 at 2:35 pm   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

Made in the U.S.A. China Is there anyplace in the world where solar power exists without subsidies? Short answer:  No. While it may seem like the U.S. should be a leader in solar energy after spending so much taxpayer money to get there, in reality the market for solar technology is global.  Countries like China […]

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Introduction to the Pork in the Gang-of-8 Senate Immigration Bill S.744

Posted: July 11, 2013 at 12:33 pm   /   Arizona, Elections, Entertainment, Features, Politics, Top Stories

FAIR, the Federation for American Immigration Reform, has reviewed the huge Gang-of-8 Senate Immigration Bill S.744 and provided a guide to some of the pork in the bill.  These targeted provisions bought Senate votes.  Are you shocked?  Here are just a few of their findings. [Bernie] Sanders’ Surrender. This carve‐out for Sen. Bernie Sanders (I‐VT) […]

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Sheriff Paul Babeu Rips Gang-of-8 Bill on Behalf of Western States Sheriffs

Posted: July 6, 2013 at 4:30 pm   /   Arizona, Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

On behalf of the Western States Sheriffs Association (WSSA), Sheriff Paul Babeu of Pinal County, Arizona, has issued a statement strongly opposing the Gang-of-8 Senate Bill S.744.  These are the men & women who must deal with the consequences of federal failures to secure our border and pursue those who illegally overstay their visas.  The […]

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Saucedo Mercer, McSally will challenge Grijalva, Barber

Posted: July 6, 2013 at 6:00 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

The electoral field in Arizona for 2014 is starting to take shape. From the Arizona Daily Star: District 2 On Monday, Republican Martha McSally filed paperwork to make her candidacy official, but a quarterly campaign-finance report shows she’s been fundraising all year. This will be her third run for a House seat. The retired Air […]

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(Obama is living in) A Fool’s Paradise

Posted: June 28, 2013 at 10:45 am   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

By Nick Bailey Jim Pinkerton was on Fox News earlier this week and said Barack Obama was living in “Liberal La-La Land” regarding his reluctance to address the country’s pressing problem. I think “Liberal La-La Land” gives Obama too much credit; a Fool’s Paradise is more appropriate for him and I’ll explain why. This week, […]

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Rally and Petition Drive to Stop the Medicaid Expansion in Arizona

Posted: June 23, 2013 at 7:00 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

By Susan Leeper: On June 22, 2013, the United Republican Alliance of Principled Conservatives organized a kickoff rally and signing ceremony for a petition drive on the Capitol Lawn in Phoenix. Comprising the alliance are Republican precinct committee members, small businesses, and hard-working Arizona taxpayers to stop Governor Brewer from bringing Obamacare to Arizona. Volunteers […]

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