Arizona June 2019

Supporters of Marijuana Legislation Push for 2020 Legalization     Arizonans in support of legalizing marijuana are carefully considering how to avoid mistakes made by other states in crafting a 2020 legalization ballot measure. In 2016, the state voted against...

Arizona May 2019

State Budget to Address Legislative Spending, Election Services, School Safety, and Affordable-Housing. Arizona’s $11.8 billion budget will not only be used to improve highways, increase teacher pay, and raise state employee pay. The legislative chambers also...

Arizona April 2019

Bill Passes in AZ to Require School Violence Reports Arizona Legislators have passed HB 2219, a bill that requires schools to create procedures to report crimes involving serious injuries, deadly weapons, or conduct that threatens to seriously injure students or...

Arizona March 2019

Proposed Fines for Educators in Arizona Legislators have brought back a proposal to fine teachers that attempt to sway students’ political and religious views. The proposal was in response to last year’s “RedForEd” strike in which thousands of teachers wore red shirts...