The Scottsdale City Council voted 7-0 Feb. 1 against a state Senate bill that would end tax incentives for owners of historic homes.
Desperate pirates will be using privately-contracted security forces Tuesday morning to coerce light rail riders into providing their "papers:" a boarding ticket stub. If you don't have a ticket, or refuse to show yours, you will be issued an elec
A DPS - Redflex photo radar van was recently spotted at Redflex HQ with extensive rear end damage. A crew was on site stripping the van of its fake emblems and blue stripes. Local media amazingly silent!
“Even though Arizona is a secondary law state for seat-belt usage, law enforcement officers will be taking a zero tolerance approach on drivers who are in violation of state law,”
In this video, James David Manning, PhD speaks about how half of the Arizona Legislature wants Barack Hussein "Long Legged Mack Daddy" Obama to show his birth certificate to state officials if he runs for re-election...
41 States have a cumulative mid-2010 budget shorfall of $38 billion, or 7% of their total budgets. 2011 is set to be much worse, with $103 billion in deficits — 17% of the total budgets — across 42 states
Today I attended a budget meeting for us the Citizens of Phoenix in our State of Arizona. The meeting was held at South Mountain Community College located at 7050 S 24Th st between 6PM and 8:30PM. I spoke during public comment aRead Letter
This is how it all starts. One person inspires another to act. Please consider the following Email from a reader in Phoenix. Won't Be Bullied In Phoenix Alan who lives in Phoenix was inspired too. Alan Writes ...
Documents in John Stuart's civil rights suit against his prosecutor and judge, with others, as well as a new murder trial court hearing date this Friday.
Morpheus & Vengeancia: TIME FOR AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION! What would the act be called where I take money out of your wallet? What if I had someone else take the money out of your wallet? What would that act be called if...
What do Downtown Phoenix and Sand Castles in Dubai have in Common? Both are dismal failures and each is what Gordon leaves behind. The first mirage in the desert comes to a predictable end. Dubai's desert dream turns out to be a huge scam. Phoenix
CHANDLER, Az – Accelerating national coverage of the violent drug wars expanding across the border into Phoenix could impede Arizona’s economic come back. In December, National Geographic ran a special “Narco State” that portrayed the drug rela
The decision not to seek the death penalty comes after Almaleki's public defender asked a judge to take special precautions to ensure the County Attorney's Office wouldn't wrongly seek the death penalty because Almaleki is a Muslim.
WE INVITE YOU TO JOIN THEM THIS FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2010; 1920 W PEORIA AVE IN PHOENIX, AZ, Meeting starts at 6:30 p.m.
PHOENIX -- Arizonans will get a chance at a rare viewing of one of the original copies of the Declaration of Independence this month. Capitol officials say one of the original 26 copies of the document will be at the State Capitol for a pair of vi
Architects and engineers press conference in front of John Mc Cains office. Blair Gadsby who did a 16 day hunger strike in front of John McCains office in June 2008 Talks about how architects and engineers for 911 truth have collected over 1000 sign
The same week that Phoenix leaders imposed a 2 percent food tax to prevent layoffs and painful cuts to city services, City Council members agreed to spend $6 million to buy a vacant motel so Arizona State University can expand its downtown campus.
A growing trend among homeowners with upside-down mortgages is simply walking away from their homes without even trying to get a loan modification, according to local mortgage brokers.
Inspiring cartoons everywhere....
Residential property values fell an average of 15.2 percent in 2009, according to the latest report from the Maricopa County Assessor's Office. Values fell 23 percent in 2008, following a 13 percent drop in 2007.
So this is why Phx want a sales tax increase. To pay for lawyer fees and tax breaks???!!!...City originally refused to hand over records related to the Wyndham Hotel deal
"For the lodging business, 2009 was the worst downturn in our lifetimes," Frits van Paasschen, chief executive officer of lodging giant Starwood Hotels and Resorts, said last week.
"J.D. Hayworth, the challenger, needs to explain why he lost his House seat, OK?" Norquist told Broomhead. Rep. Harry Mitchell, D-Ariz., ousted the six-term Hayworth in 2006. "If you can't get yourself re-elected to your House seat, what do you bring
The House today narrowly approved a bill that would close about half of the current year’s budget deficit (in Arizona) through borrowing.
We can't balance our budget. We can't pay our debts. We can't even get budget legislation brought up for a vote. But we can sure raise taxes, er, fees on the public for da Cubs.
According to the Republic, "Mayor Phil Gordon said the council has the option of reversing its decision after it hears from the public during 15 budget hearings planned for this month" (Phoenix Gives OK to 2% Tax on Food; www.azcentral.com, 02/03/10)
A controversial real-estate investor sold Glendale, Arizona a piece of land for $6.6 million on the same day he bought it for about $5.5 million. The land, which the city previously leased for a youth-sports complex and overflow parking near the
A first-term lawmaker wants to keep the state burning bright with incandescent light bulbs long beyond 2014. Legislation crafted by Rep. Frank Antenori, R-Tucson, would exempt Arizona from a 1997 federal law that, for all intents and purposes, is
But the convention center's balance sheet tells another story. The center has been forced to cut its own operating budget, its revenue is falling and it is soon expected to struggle to make payments on its construction debt.
As the video and transcript make perfectly clear, the driver was courteous and answered all immigration-related questions directed to him. Nonetheless, the federal Homeland Security agent attempted to gain access to the interior of the vehicle for a