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Education Reform in Arizona: Just Another Year of Our Children’s Lives

Education Reform in Arizona: Just Another Year of Our Children’s Lives

Stephen Stollmack September 11, 2013 1

By Stephen Stollmack Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Most of us are now aware that certain forces within the government and private sectors are expending tremendous amounts of money and energy to change how

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Arizona is Lighting the Way in Solar Power

Arizona is Lighting the Way in Solar Power

Kevin Hengehold July 25, 2013 1

On Tuesday, Environment America release the report “Lighting the Way: What We Can Learn From America’s Top 12 Solar States.” Arizona shone brightest among the “Dazzling Dozen,” the twelve states with the greatest solar

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AZ Legislature Makes It Harder To Vote

AZ Legislature Makes It Harder To Vote

Charlie Parke July 4, 2013 0

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Governor Jane Brewer recently signed Arizona HB2305 which will potentially remove many voters and make initiatives harder. Who writes these sorts of laws – the Arizona legislature or Murphy,

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Make Government Accountable – Arizona Governor Jan Brewer says NO

Make Government Accountable – Arizona Governor Jan Brewer says NO

Charlie Parke May 20, 2013 1

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org “Government accountability means that public officials — elected and un-elected — have an obligation to explain their decisions and actions to the citizens.” – US State Department Accountability

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ALEC: Are Corporations and Legislators Working Against Citizens

ALEC: Are Corporations and Legislators Working Against Citizens

Charlie Parke May 4, 2013 1

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Most of America supports gun background checks for gun purchases, medical marijuana, gay marriage, limiting the power of lobbyists and large cash donations to elections. Often government

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Bisbee Votes to Support Same-Sex Civil Unions

Bisbee Votes to Support Same-Sex Civil Unions

Charlie Parke April 7, 2013 0

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org The US Supreme Court will soon decide on cases involving a states right to ban same-sex marriage and on a federal law defining marriage as a union

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National “April Days of Action” to Protest Drone Killing and Surveillance to include Tucson & Phoenix

National “April Days of Action” to Protest Drone Killing and Surveillance to include Tucson & Phoenix

Editor April 7, 2013 0

Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org A nationwide, month-long campaign of counter-drone teach-ins, rallies and protest, called “April Days of Action” by its organizers, will challenge the escalated use of drones for targeted assassination by the Obama Administration as well as domestic

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A Week of Voices Against Violence

A Week of Voices Against Violence

Charlie Parke March 5, 2013 0

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org One Billion Rising launched a global day of events to bring women together to stand up to violence that is a part of daily life for some women. After

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“Strike All” Amendments: A Normal Part of Creating Law at the Arizona Legislature

“Strike All” Amendments: A Normal Part of Creating Law at the Arizona Legislature

Charlie Parke March 4, 2013 3

By Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org “Strike All” Amendments, also called “strike everything” or “striker”, propose to delete the entire text of an existing bill and substitute new language, essentially making it

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Time to Rethink Death Penalty For Arizona?

Time to Rethink Death Penalty For Arizona?

Nicholas Condorcet February 27, 2013 0

By Nicholas Condorcet Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Seventeen U.S. states, including New Mexico and Connecticut, have abolished the Death Penalty.  Across the nation concerns about wrongful convictions, the cost of the long appeal

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