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Are Arizona Schools Underfunded? New Report Says No

Posted: October 22, 2012 at 10:40 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

School Funding Dedicated to Students Never Took a Recession-Time Hit Phoenix—Ballots are hitting mailboxes this week and along with electing a President and other officeholders, Arizona voters will cast their votes on nine propositions. One of the most contentious of those, Proposition 204, would permanently raise the state’s sales tax to fund schools. The Prop 204 […]

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The Arizona Republic endorses Jeff Flake for U.S. Senate

Posted: October 18, 2012 at 1:45 pm   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

Jeff Flake “A Leader for These Times” October 14, 2012 The Arizona Republic Impending “fiscal cliffs.” Unprecedented national debt. Trillion-dollar annual deficits. These are the great issues of our day, like it or not. We cannot wish them away. About their resolution, the nation has two choices: We can do nothing (or too little) and […]

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Jonathan Paton releases new ad: “Words”

Posted: October 17, 2012 at 11:00 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

Kirkpatrick said she wouldn’t second-guess the president, and her record reflects it Jonathan Paton released a new ad today that holds Ann Kirkpatrick accountable for supporting ObamaCare, while showering her staff and campaign aides with more than $100,000 in taxpayer-funded bonuses. “Ann Kirkpatrick voted for ObamaCare and rubber-stamped the failed policies coming out of Washington […]

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Arizona Republic nails Kirkpatrick ad as completely FALSE

Posted: October 17, 2012 at 10:15 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

The ad, which attempted to link Jonathan Paton to the Democrat-controlled Rio Nuevo Board in Tucson that wasted $230 million taxpayer dollars, was rated completely FALSE. The Fact Check was written by Rob O’Dell, whose award-winning investigations into Rio Nuevo sparked the reform effort that was actually led by Jonathan Paton. Rob O’Dell knows what he’s […]

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Part Two: Kyrsten Sinema Addresses SB1070, the Border and comments by Gabriela Saucedo Mercer with Muslim Community

Posted: October 15, 2012 at 9:15 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

*Last week, Honey Marques published an article on Western Free Press entitled ‘Kyrsten Sinema associates tied to Hamas-linked CAIR and other MB front groups: Part 1’ which exposed the questionable backgrounds of two individuals who sponsored an event for Sinema’s campaign. This second part includes audio files and deals with the event itself wherein Sinema took […]

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U.S., Arizona Chambers of Commerce Endorse Jeff Flake for U.S. Senate

Posted: October 10, 2012 at 9:30 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

From Flake for Senate: Flake a proven leader on business issues PHOENIX – Jeff Flake today received the endorsement of two leading business advocacy organizations with the United States Chamber of Commerce and the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry announcing their support for Jeff Flake in the general election race for U.S. Senate. Both groups praised Flake’s record […]

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Arizona Small Business Owners: No on 204

Posted: October 7, 2012 at 12:25 pm   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

ICYMI . . . NFIB steadfast in opposition to new, permanent sales tax increase The National Federation of Independent Business today reaffirmed its long-held and principled opposition to raising Arizona’s sales tax rate to one of the highest in the nation by joining forces with the campaign to defeat Proposition 204. “Arizona needs jobs and […]

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Jonathan Paton Calls on Ann Kirkpatrick to Repay Taxpayers for the “Kirkpatrick Kickback”

Posted: October 6, 2012 at 9:30 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

Releases from Paton for Congress: Round of Calls Launched Asking Kirkpatrick to Refund $22,433.31 Jonathan Paton is again asking Ann Kirkpatrick to refund taxpayers the money her congressional office spent to reward her campaign staff after losing the 2010 election. After losing her election in 2010, Kirkpatrick spent over $100,000 in her final 48 hours […]

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Get ready—here comes Obamacare!

Posted: October 5, 2012 at 11:00 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

The President’s Health Care Takeover – Provisions Going Into Effect in 2013 In less than three months, taxpayers and healthcare providers will be hit with an onslaught of new tax increases and cuts implemented under the president’s health care takeover. The following is an overview of some of the most notable and destructive tax increases […]

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