It sure looks like it. The Reublican governor and her administration have dropped the ball when it comes to dealing with child abuse: Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer could be politically damaged by revelations that her administration ignored thousands of child abuse and neglect reports that prompted calls for her to replace her hand-picked leader of […]
(PHOENIX) — Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer is being bruised by revelations that her administration ignored thousands of child abuse and neglect reports, leading to calls for her to replace her hand-picked leader of the state’s social services agency. Show More Summary
Apple will be building a new U.S. manufacturing facility in Mesa, Arizona, as announced recently by Arizona Governor Jan Brewer. The factory will create “at least 700 quality jobs in the first year” and will also create about 1,300 construction-related jobs. Show More Summary
Sapphire—it’s not just for jewelry anymore. In the last few years, Apple has increased its use of the material in its products, and that trend seems to be on the upswing. On Monday, Arizona governor Jan Brewer announced that Apple will...Show More Summary
The state-level debate over expanding Medicaid hasn't created the same hyper-partisan divide that Obamacare inspires in Washington -- conservative governors like Arizona's Jan Brewer, Michigan's Rick Snyder and Ohio's John Kasich have all embraced the plan, reports CBS News. Show More Summary
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer said Wednesday about the 'Redskins' name controversy: 'I never looked at it as being politically incorrect.'
Arizona Governor Jan Brewer said Wednesday about the 'Redskins' name controversy: 'I never looked at it as being politically incorrect.'
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) has never exactly been a reliable ally of President Obama, and she's certainly never been a fan of the Affordable Care Act. After "Obamacare" became law, the Republican governor was one of the first in the nation to file suit, hoping to destroy the la …
Gov. Jan Brewer (R-AZ) says Arizona stands to lose money as a result of the GOP's demands. The post GOP Governor To Congressional Republicans: Stop Trying To Defund Obamacare appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Here's Arizona's gun-loving, immigrant-hating, Barack-shaming governor at a Thursday event honoring the Tuskegee Airmen. You'd think a smart, worldly lady like herself would eventually get it right! Read more...
One of the first governors to push back against the Medicaid expansion was Arizona Governor Jan Brewer. Brewer vigorously opposed Obamacare for nearly three years. However, after the Court upheld the law, and gave states the option to opt into the Medicaid expansion, Brewer pulled a 180, and supported joining Obamacare. Show More Summary
A report posted on a satirical (perhaps too realistically satirical) website yesterday that the state of Arizona would be instituting a "a mandatory school program designed for all children grades K-12 to help homosexual males and women become straight" is...
The Ninth Circuit upheld a District Court ruling that Arizona can’t defund Planned Parenthood as Governor of Jan Brewer and Republicans in the state wanted. In their opinion, the panel of judges held that the Arizona law (HB 2800) violates the Medicaid Act’s requirement that Medicaid recipients are free to choose their provider “by precluding Medicaid patients […]
An expectant mother and widow of a Granite Mountain Hotshot who died in an Arizona wildfire in June has asked Gov. Jan Brewer to intervene on behalf of more than a dozen families that do not qualify for full survivors benefits. Billy Warneke, 25, was a Marine veteran who had enl …
MSNBC host Alex Wagner rehashed an old and much-overblown feud between President Obama and Gov. Jan Brewer (R-Ariz.) on Thursday’s Now, hyping Obama and Brewer’s first tarmac meeting since the Arizona governor allegedly wagged her finger at the president in early 2012. Show More Summary
By Scottie Thomaston A four-day trial is anticipated in federal court in Arizona over the state’s law, signed by Governor Jan Brewer, that was designed to take away domestic partnership benefits from state employees in same-sex relationships. Arizona bans same-sex marriage, and the law at issue in the case would only allow benefits for spouses, [...]
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania (AP) — President Barack Obama called Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer on Monday to receive an update on the state's wildfires and express his condolences to the families of the 19 firefighters who died in the blaze and to all whose lives have been impacted by the fires.
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer said early Monday morning that her state had experienced "as dark a day as I can remember," following the deaths of 19 members of an elite firefighting crew in Yarnell, Ariz., which decimated nearly half of the town's 500 homes. Show More Summary
In its final day of orders, the Supreme Court today declined to cases related to same-sex unions. You may recall that back in 2009, Arizona Governor Jan Brewer eliminated state domestic partner benefits a year after they were implemented. The...