Representative Gabrielle Giffords made a surprise visit to the U.S. House of Representatives today, her first time in the capitol since she was shot earlier this year in Tucson. She came to cast her vote in favor of the debt-ceiling compromise. Representative Giffords, who was able to walk on her … [Read more...] about Lawmakers Praising Gabrielle Giffords Return to D.C.
Republican Congressman Jeff Flake, who represents Arizona’s Sixth District, today voted against an amendment in the House Appropriations Committee that would have removed language from the Interior Appropriations bill which blocks a moratorium on uranium mining in northern Arizona. The amendment … [Read more...] about Flake Votes to Prevent Ban on Uranium Mining
Rep. Albert Hale, D-St. Michaels (District 2), recently met with Republican Congressman Paul Gosar at Gosar’s office in Flagstaff. Discussion included current budget proposals at the state and federal level and a request for the Congressman’s support with specific issues relating to the area … [Read more...] about Albert Hale Appeals to Paul Gosar on Budget Cuts