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PHOENIX – The Arizona Court of Appeals today unanimously ruled in favor of the Goldwater Institute in rebuking the Congress (Ariz.) Elementary School District for its efforts to permanently deny public information sought by four parents and taxpayers.
Goldwater Institute president Darcy Olsen talked to Sludge from 93.3 KDKB about why the Goldwater Institute opposes the proposed sale of the Phoenix Coyotes.
The Goldwater Institute's Clint Bolick appeared on XTRA 910's Bickley and MJ Show to explain why the Goldwater Institute says Chicago businessman Matthew Hulsizer's "concessions" in his bid to buy the Phoenix Coyotes are not concessions at all.
Goldwater Institute investigative reporter Mark Flatten joined KFYI's Terry Gilberg to discuss some of his latest investigations, chiefly his stories about how difficult it is to fire a bad government employee, and how the highest paid university employees get the biggest raises.
The Goldwater Institute's Darcy Olsen joined KFYI's Jim Sharpe to explain how Chicago businessman Matthew Hulsizer's so-called concessions in the proposed purchase of the Phoenix Coyotes, are really not concessions at all.
The city of Glendale reportedly is threatening a $500 million lawsuit against the Goldwater Institute for bringing sunshine to its deal with the Phoenix Coyotes.
Two years ago, the Goldwater Institute filed a public records request to make sure the public knew what was going on. Glendale has balked at its court-ordered obligations at every turn, in one instance instructing an attorney to “ignore” or “play with” the institute’s requests.
The Goldwater Institute's Darcy Olsen appeared on KPNX Channel 12's Sunday Square Off to discuss the latest on the Glendale-Coyotes situation.
Goldwater Institute president Darcy Olsen appeared on Fox Business Network's Freedom Watch with Judge Andrew Napolitano to discuss the situation involving Glendale and the Phoenix Coyotes.
Phoenix--After examining more than 1,000 pages of documents provided by the City of Glendale under court order in the past 10 business days, the Goldwater Institute is announcing today that it will file a legal challenge to the agreement between the City of Glendale and Chicago businessman Matthew Hulsizer to subsidize the purchase of the Phoenix Coyotes. The deal has not been signed by the parties yet but is expected to close soon.