Arizona Agenda: Some good bills the passed and were signed by the governor this session

April 22, 2024 More campaign finance reports: Statewide officeholders will now have to file campaign finance reports each quarter of all four years of their term, rather than only during one year of their term. That’s thanks to Senate Bill 1571, a strike-everything amendment to a bill from Republican Sen. T.J. Shope. Free police reports: Victims of domestic violence […]

Arizona Mirror Commentary: Young voters won’t be gaslighted by anti-abortion politicians

Young voters won’t fall for politicians who attempt to hide their anti-abortion stances in 2024 by Isabel Hiserodt, Arizona Mirror April 11, 2024 “Anyone else find it insane that Republicans think they can gaslight us into thinking they’re not happy about today’s decision?” Another message from a group chat flashes across my phone screen. Dozens […]

David Gowan proposes legislation to stop AZ cities from defunding the police

March 18, 2024 by Leah Britton: Four years after activists led calls to “defund the police” during nationwide protests of systemic racism and brutality, Arizona lawmakers are working to make sure that won’t ever happen in Arizona. A bill now being considered by the state Senate would prohibit cities and towns from decreasing the annual […]