- Breitbart News 04:11May 14, 2021Stacey Abrams: AZ Recount 'a Continuation of the Insurrection'Failed Georgia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams said Thursday on CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360" that the Arizona recount of 2020 ballots was "a continuation of the insurrection."
< Clips, Politics, 2020 Presidential Race, Arizona, Donald Trump, Stacey Abrams >
- Breitbart News 23:48May 13, 2021AZ State Senate President Asks Maricopa County to Address Deleted Data Bases, Chain of Custody, Non-Compliance with SubpoenasThree serious issues have been found in the audit of the returns of the November 3, 2020 general election in Maricopa County, AZ.
< 2020 Election, Politics, Arizona, election integrity, Maricopa County >
- Business Insider 16:07May 12, 2021Give it up Reagan Republicans, you're not in the GOP anymoreAs the Liz Cheney fight shows, the GOP has decided that denying reality is the litmus test for being a Republican. If that's not your thing, get out.
< Opinion, Politics, News, BI Commentary, Republican Party, Liz Cheney, GOP, Senate, Donald Trump, Opinion, columnist, Ronald Reagan, Arizona >
- Business Insider 13:01May 11, 2021Former Arizona AG who quit the GOP said the people running the recount there 'lost and they can't get over it'Grant Woods, who left the GOP and became a Democrat during Trump's presidency, rounded on his former colleagues involved in the audit.
< Politics, News UK, Arizona, Maricopa County, Election 2020 >
- Flashbak 23:06May 10, 2021Russell Lee’s New Deal Visions of Depression-Era Rural America“It’s very strange that most of our people were interested in art, had some art training, had desires to be artists, perhaps suddenly discovered photography offered them something…. In that job and elsewhere, I began to realize it was curiosity, it was a desire to know, it was the eye to see the significance around … Continue reading "Russell Lee’s New Deal Visions of Depression-Era Rural America"
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- Business Insider 12:42May 10, 2021'It makes us look like idiots': Arizona state senator disowns widely-criticized election recount after seeing it in actionPaul Boyer voted in favor of the election audit in Maricopa County, but told The New York Times that he now considers it an embarrassment.
< Politics, Arizona, Republican Party, Election Fraud, Conspiracy Theories, News UK, Arizona recount >
- Business Insider 06:45May 10, 2021Arizona GOP official makes unverified claims that COVID vaccine turns people into 'potted plants'Republic official Jim O'Connor peddled unverified claims about the COVID vaccine, claiming that some 40,000 people had turned into "human vegetables."
< News, Healthcare, Arizona, covid vaccine >
- Business Insider 03:13May 8, 2021Arizona election auditors 'indefinitely defer' voter canvassing following DOJ letter expressing concerns about voter intimidationRepublican Sen. Karen Fann responded to the DOJ's concerns Friday, claiming the Senate decided weeks ago to halt voter canvassing.
< Politics, Arizona, election audit, cyber ninjas, Maricopa County, doj >
- Business Insider 00:02May 8, 2021Arizona's top election official details 'a constant barrage of harassment' during unprecedented GOP-backed ballot recountingSecretary of State Katie Hobbs told Insider that "the so-called audit" of 2.1 million ballots "is making a mockery of everything we do."
< Politics, Arizona, Katie Hobbs, 2020 election >
- Breitbart News 23:37May 7, 2021Biden Chief of Staff's Daughter Asked DOJ to Deploy Federal Monitors for Arizona AuditKlain recently signed a letter urging the Justice Department to deploy federal monitors to the Arizona audit of the 2020 election.
< 2020 Election, Politics, Arizona, audit, Joe Biden, Karen Fann, Maricopa County, Ron Klain >
- Business Insider 14:37May 7, 2021The GOP Arizona recount is sloppy and inconsistent, critics say, with workers chasing proof of wild conspiracy theoriesObservers from the office of the Arizona secretary of state say the GOP-commissioned recount is being conducted in a shambolic way.
< Politics, Arizona recount, Republican Party, Arizona secretary of state, Conspiracy Theories, News UK, 2020 Elections >
- Business Insider 23:49May 6, 2021Rep. Elise Stefanik backs the controversial GOP-sanctioned recount of 2020 election ballots in ArizonaStefanik, a leading contender to replace Rep. Liz Cheney as the third highest-ranking House Republican, has spread false claims of fraud in elections.
< Politics, Elise Stefanik, Steve Bannon, Arizona, 2020 election >
- Business Insider 07:22May 6, 2021A GOP-backed auditing group in Maricopa County are burrowing through ballots in search of bamboo fibers and Chinese paper to prove a far-fetched theory votes were flown in from AsiaWorkers at the Arizona recount are looking into an absurd theory that some 40,000 Biden ballots actually contain Chinese bamboo fibers. They believe signs of the fibers would prove that the ballots actually came from Asia.
< News, Politics, Maricopa County, Arizona, election >
- Business Insider 04:52May 6, 2021US Justice Department expresses 'concerns' over the GOP's Arizona election audit being conducted by Cyber NinjasIn a letter to the president of Arizona's state Senate, the department said it had reviewed information that "raises concerns" about the integrity of the effort.
< Law, Politics, Arizona, 2020 election, Audit, cyber ninjas, Conspiracy Theories >
- The Guardian 02:19May 6, 2021More than 45,000 vie for one of 12 spots to help thin Grand Canyon bison herdSkilled shooters are needed to kill the 2,000-pound animals that have been trampling archaeological and other resourcesMore than 45,000 people are vying for one of a dozen spots to help thin a herd of bison at Grand Canyon national park.The odds aren’t as good as drawing a state tag to hunt the massive animals beyond the boundaries of the Grand Canyon, but they’re far better than getting struck by lightning or winning the Powerball. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 00:18May 6, 2021Dominion bashes the election firm running the Trump-supported recount in Arizona, saying it's already 'committed serious errors'The audit is being run by a firm called Cyber Ninjas. Its CEO has pushed conspiracy theories about the 2020 election.
< News, Politics, Dominion, Dominion Voting Systems, 2020 election, Arizona, Maricopa County, Arizona GOP, Kelli Ward, cyber ninjas, Donald Trump >
- Guardian 08:00May 4, 2021‘Jaws at 35,000 feet’: the flight attendant whose thriller debut sold for seven figuresTorri Newman dreamt up her terror-in-the-skies novel Falling while guarding the cockpit as the pilots took a toilet break. She reveals how she kept going through furlough and 41 rejectionsFlight attendant Torri Newman was working on the red-eye flight from Los Angeles to New York when the idea for her debut novel came to her. To be precise, she was blocking access to the cockpit, a security procedure required when pilots take a toilet break. “I was standing at the front of the airplane,” she says, “looking out at the passengers. It was dark and they were all asleep. And I had this thought, ‘All of their lives, our lives, are in the hands of the pilots.’ That’s not exactly new – but the flipside of that also came to mind. With that much power and responsibility, how vulnerable does that make a commercial pilot?”Newman, speaking via Zoom from her home in Phoenix, Arizona, was rattled. “I just couldn’t shake the thought. A few days later, I was working a different trip with a different set of pilots, and I said to the captain, ‘Hey, what would you do if your family was taken, and you were told that if you didn’t crash the plane, they would be killed?” What was his reaction? “He had no clue what he would do – the thought terrified him.” Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 12:18May 1, 2021Trump is 'fixated' and talks 'constantly' about Arizona election recount, allies sayTrump asks aides multiple times a day about the vote recount that is currently underway in Maricopa County, according to The Washington Post.
< Politics, Donald Trump, Arizona, cyber ninjas, election fraud conspiracy theory, vote recount, Arizona Republican Party, UK Weekend, News UK, Maricopa County >
- Business Insider 05:28April 30, 2021Voting rights groups ask for federal intervention in Arizona, where a company owned by a pro-Trump conspiracy theorist is conducting an 'audit' of the 2020 electionThe groups are asking the US Department of Justice's Civil Rights Division to "deploy federal monitors" to safeguard 2.1 million ballots.
< Politics, Arizona, election, Maricopa County, Audit >
- Breitbart News 23:29April 29, 2021Heritage Action: Arizona Election Integrity Bill 'Will Go into Effect Immediately After Passage, Not in 2026'Heritage Action said on Wednesday an Arizona election integrity bill that will "clean up the state’s early voting list and remove registrations that have been inactive in two consecutive election cycles," will go into effect immediately, and not in 2026, as State Sen. Kelly Townsend (R-16) said in an exclusive interview with Breitbart News on Tuesday.
< 2020 Election, Midterm Election, Politics, Arizona, election ingegrity, Hans von Spakovsky, Heritage Action, voter rolls >
- Breitbart News 23:31April 28, 2021Arizona Democrat Sen. Kyrsten Sinema Takes Heat From Far-Left Groups for Filibuster StanceSen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) is taking heat from far-left organizations in Arizona due to her strong stance on refusing to end the filibuster.
< Politics, Social Justice, AFL-CIO, Arizona, Filibuster, Joe Manchin, Kyrsten Sinema, U.S. Senate >
- Business Insider 05:30April 27, 2021Democrats fight 'sham audit' in Arizona, saying Republicans aim to justify voter suppressionRaquel Terán, chair of the Arizona Democratic Party, told Insider the GOP-led audit in Maricopa County will enable "voter suppression."
< Politics, Arizona, Audit, 2020 election, cyber ninjas >
- New York Magazine 00:49April 27, 2021Arizona Republicans Want to Keep Recounting 2020 Vote Until Trump WinsA bizarre post-postelection audit ordered by the Arizona state senate and conducted by a MAGA-adjacent firm shows 2020 may never end for Trump fans.
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- Business Insider 15:58April 26, 2021Trump is still fuming that GOP Gov. Doug Ducey didn't back his claims of election fraud, reportedly telling allies he may travel to Arizona to campaign against himOver the weekend Trump slammed Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey for not backing Republican attempts to overturn Biden's 2020 election victory in the state.
< Politics, News UK, Donald Trump, Arizona, Doug Ducey, 2020 election >
- Business Insider 15:28April 24, 2021I'm the president of the University of Arizona and we're holding an in-person graduation ceremony next month. Here's how we tackled COVID and got to this point.Thanks to innovative methods of testing, tracing, and stopping the spread of COVID-19, the University of Arizona is planning an in-person graduation.
< Opinion, Education, Science, Opinion, BI Commentary, Education, COVID-19, Higher Education, University of Arizona, Arizona, Commencement, COVID >
- Business Insider 08:16April 24, 2021Hotels are pulling out of Biden's $87 million contract to house migrants amid political pushback, report saysRepublicans have ripped into President Joe Biden over the situation at the southern border, which represents the largest surge in 20 years.
< Politics, border, Immigration, Joe Biden, Hotels, Texas, Arizona, Migrant >
- Breitbart News 05:19April 24, 2021Arizona School Board Plans Superintendent Retirement Party, Cancels Student Prom Citing PandemicAn Arizona school board will hold a retirement event for its superintendent but has cancelled and restricted student end-of-year activities citing COVID.
< Education, Health, Politics, Arizona, Chandler, coronavirus pandemic, high school graduation, K-12 education, Parents' rights, public schools, school board, school closures, students >
- Business Insider 01:09April 24, 2021Arizona judge suspends Republican vote 'audit' being conducted by Cyber Ninjas, a Florida company led by a pro-Trump conspiracy theoristDemocrats sued to stop the audit, noting it is being conducted by a firm, Cyber Ninjas, whose founder promoted pro-Trump conspiracy theories.
< Law, Politics, Arizona, 2020 election, Maricopa County, Democrats, lawsuit, election audit >
- Breitbart News 21:00April 23, 2021Lone GOP State Senator Stops Arizona Bill to Limit Automatic Mailing of Absentee Ballots in 'Temper Tantrum'The Republican-controlled Arizona State Senate failed to pass an election integrity bill that tightens the rules for maintaining lists of voters who automatically are mailed absentee ballots Thursday when State Sen. Kelly Townsend (R-16) surprised her colleagues by joining with all 14 Democrats who voted no when the bill came to the floor.
< Politics, Arizona, election integrity, Gov. Doug Ducey >
- Breitbart News 02:12April 11, 2021AZ Gov. Ducey Signs Bill into Law that Prohibits Private Funding of Election AdministrationArizona Gov. Doug Ducey signed a bill into law on Friday that prohibits the private funding of election administration in the state.
< Politics, Arizona, Center for Technology and Civic Life (CTCL), election integrity, Gov. Doug Ducey, Mark Zuckerberg >
- Business Insider 17:36April 10, 2021Arizona businesses will be allowed to opt-out and ignore mask orders under law signed by GOP Gov. Doug DuceyGov. Doug Ducey never imposed a statewide mask mandate and is working to stop cities and counties from enforcing theirs.
< Politics, Science, News, coronavirus, Face masks, Doug Ducey, Arizona >
- Business Insider 18:45April 8, 2021I'm a small-business owner in a state that lifted mask mandates. I'm requiring them anyway.Rocco DiGrazia, founder of Tuscon pizzeria Rocco's Little Chicago, explains how he's handling the tricky politics of masks and vaccines.
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- Breitbart News 02:58April 8, 2021Texas, Louisiana Sue Biden Administration for 'Sanctuary Country' Orders Freeing Illegal Aliens into U.S.Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) and Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry (R) have filed suit against The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for "sanctuary country" policies that prevent Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents from arresting, detaining, and deporting most illegal aliens.
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- Breitbart News 02:58April 8, 2021Texas, Louisiana Sue Joe Biden for 'Sanctuary Country' Orders Freeing Illegal Aliens into U.S.Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) and Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry (R) have filed suit against President Joe Biden's administration for its implementation of "sanctuary country" orders that prevent Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents from arresting and deporting most illegal aliens.
< Immigration, Politics, Arizona, deportations, Florida, ICE, Illegal Aliens, illegal immigration, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Joe Biden, Louisiana, Montana, sanctuary country, Texas >
- Breitbart News 00:55April 8, 2021Arizona Gov. Signs Bill Barring Enforcement of Federal Gun ControlsArizona Gov. Doug Ducey (R) signed legislation Tuesday to bar in-state enforcement of any federal firearm laws which violate the Second Amendment.
< 2nd Amendment, Politics, Arizona, Democrat Gun Control, Doug Ducey, Everytown for Gun Safety, gun control, Maricopa County >
- Business Insider 23:24April 7, 2021The Arizona Senate rejected a bill that would have banned nearly all abortionsThe proposed bill could have also jailed doctors offering life-saving abortion services.
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- New York Magazine 19:00April 3, 2021The States Following Georgia’s Lead on Voter SuppressionSimilar voting restrictions could soon be enacted in key Republican-controlled states like Arizona, Florida, New Hampshire, and Texas.
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- Breitbart News 05:48March 31, 2021Exclusive--Kobach: A Tale of Two States: New York Legislators Propose Vaccine Mandates While Arizona Legislators Push BackThe next phase of COVID coercion is rapidly coming down the pike. Indeed, it’s already spreading throughout Europe. It is a regime of vaccine “passports”—permitting citizens access to vital services and travel only if they have received a COVID-19 vaccine.
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- Business Insider 19:26March 25, 2021Arizona's GOP governor says VP Harris, a daughter of immigrants, is the 'worst possible choice' to oversee the border situationVice President Kamala Harris has described the situation at the border as a "huge problem," while cautioning that it won't "be solved overnight."
< Politics, News, Immigration, Kamala Harris, Joe Biden, Arizona, Doug Ducey >
- Breitbart News 00:47March 25, 2021Arizona Border Town Declares State of Emergency After Biden Admin Ignores Pleas for HelpGila Bend, Arizona, declared a state of emergency after the Biden administration ignored requests for assistance amid the border crisis.
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- Business Insider 06:20March 21, 2021Biden is spending $86 million on hotel rooms for migrants as his administration struggles to handle the surge of families and kids trying to come to the USBiden has urged people from Central America not to try and come to the US, but the surge at the border is expected to continue growing.
< Politics, border, Immigration, Joe Biden, Texas, Arizona, Migrant >
- Business Insider 20:01March 17, 2021Incomplete construction work from Trump's wall is helping migrants and smugglers cross the border, report saysSmugglers and migrants are more easily able to cross the US-Mexico border in Arizona because of gaps and access roads for wall construction.
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- Business Insider 17:55March 15, 2021How the world's largest airplane boneyard stores and regenerates 3,100 retired aircraftThe 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group (AMARG) stores retired military aircraft in the Arizona desert.
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- Business Insider 00:06March 12, 2021GOP Arizona lawmaker misleadingly claims that voting restrictions are needed because 'everybody shouldn't be voting'"Quantity is important, but we have to look at the quality of votes, as well," Rep. John Kavanagh told CNN of why he supports voting restrictions.
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- Breitbart News 21:28March 8, 2021Exclusive — Mark Brnovich on SCOTUS Case: Even Jimmy Carter Warned of FraudArizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich recalled how Jimmy Carter warned of fraud risks associated with ballot harvesting and mail-in voting.
< 2020 Election, Politics, Radio, Arizona, ballot harvesting, DNC, election integrity, election law, Elections, Elena Kagan, For the People Act, H.R. 1, mail-in ballots, mail-in voting, Mark Brnovich, SCOTUS, Sonia Sotomayor, Supreme Court, U.S. Supreme Court, voter fraud, Voting Rights Act >
- Guardian 14:00March 8, 2021Apple and Google face new antitrust battle over Arizona app store billMeasure would allow developers to use own payment systems as tide turns against industry that has been largely unregulatedA controversial Arizona bill that addresses the fees technology companies like Apple and Google charge app developers is raising new antitrust challenges for embattled US tech giants. The bill – which passed the Arizona state house last week and now will move to the state’s senate – would require Apple and Google to allow app developers to use their own payment systems, rather than Google’s or Apple’s, to process user purchases within the app. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 18:20March 6, 2021Criticism over Sen. Krysten Sinema's thumbs-down vote against raising the minimum wage is sexist, her office suggestedSen. Sinema was widely criticized by progressives for siding with Republicans and voting thumbs-down against raising the minimum wage.
< Politics, News, Krysten Sinema, Arizona, Minimum Wage >
- Business Insider 23:48March 5, 2021With a federal wealth tax looking unlikely, states like New York could enact their ownBloomberg reports New York legislators may be able to push through taxes on the ultrawealthy, and Arizona and San Francisco have already done it.
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- Flashbak 10:34March 3, 2021Fast Cars, Wide Roads, Blue Skies: Vintage Postcards From Across AmericaThe broad roads full of tail-finned splendour are matched by the promise of wide open blue skies inviting the traveller to go further. Postcards are the currency of affection. Sent by friends and lovers, holidaymakers and children: ‘Here I am, hope you’re well.’ Picture postcards sent from holiday destinations (‘Wish you were here’) allowed those … Continue reading "Fast Cars, Wide Roads, Blue Skies: Vintage Postcards From Across America"
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- Business Insider 00:41March 3, 2021Republicans and majority of Democrats vote to keep incarcerated people from participating in electionsNo Republicans supported restoring the right to vote to incarcerated felons. A majority of Democrats likewise opposed the measure.
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