Category Archives: States Rights

Accomplishments of the 52nd Legislature

This is a summary of major bills and details on the balanced budget put together by the Majority at the Arizona Legislature. Accomplishments of 52nd Leg 5 26 16

Posted in Border Security, Budget, Education, Healthcare, Public Safety, States Rights


Budget After years of papering over imbalanced state budgets, the new Governor and Republican Leadership in the Legislature committed to achieving a structurally balanced budget.  A budget that spends only those monies that are available provides the state with fiscal … Continue reading

Posted in Border Security, Budget, Economy, Education, Federal Government, Gun Rights, Healthcare, Immigration, Jobs, Public Safety, States Rights, Transportation

Senator Griffin joins Congressmen in opposing new EPA water rule

Calling it a “wholesale attack on rural Arizona,” State Senator Gail Griffin (R-Hereford) joined four Arizona Congressmen and a host of ranching, agriculture, and water experts in condemning the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) recently-announced expansion of the agency’s regulatory authority … Continue reading

Posted in Environment, States Rights, Water

Arizona fights back against federal actions by Senator Chester Crandell

There has been plenty of misinformation about a resolution I’ve sponsored that is moving through the legislature, and I am trying to clear it up. Senate Concurrent Resolution 1016 would constitutionally allow the people of Arizona to reject a federal … Continue reading

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