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If cops can't do it, surely hockey owners can't eitherPosted on June 07, 2012 | Type: In the News | Author: Laurie Roberts
A judge this week ruled that the city of Phoenix can’t pay police officers to conduct union work. That, Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Katherine Cooper ruled, is a violation of the state Constitution. Specifically, of the part of the constitution that says you can’t make a gift of public money for private concerns.
Goldwater Institute: Our Supreme Court of hockeyPosted on June 05, 2012 | Type: In the News | Author: E.J. Montini
The folks at the Goldwater Institute were fielding calls all Tuesday morning from news reporters wondering how the all-powerful institute will rule on the state of professional hockey in Arizona.
Highlighting Problem with Formula Is 1st StepPosted on May 31, 2012 | Type: In the News
The Phoenix-based Goldwater Institute gets a big gold star for pointing out a vexing problem with the state's funding formula for public schools:
Arizona Burns Amid Obama's Hydraulic DespotismPosted on May 30, 2012 | Type: In the News
It's bad enough when your town has to worry about high mountain forest fires. It's even worse when the scorched earth left behind gives way to monsoon rains that drive mud and boulders smashing into your municipal water pipeline system. And it's much, much worse still when President Obama's Forest Service won't let you repair the damage, ostensibly because that might disturb the wilderness.
Time to give our first freedom as much respect as the secondPosted on May 11, 2012 | Type: In the News | Author: Nick Dranias
A handful of elected officials in the Arizona Legislature have repeatedly tried to intimidate and silence Goldwater Institute analysts out of giving testimony in support of or in opposition to legislation this year.