Arizona

Good Guy with a Gun Saves State Troopers Life

by Steve MacDonald March 20, 2017

The Federalist Thomas Yoxall, a photographer who was legally packing heat in the center console of his pickup truck, happened to be driving by when he saw the [Arizona] state trooper [Ed Andersson] being savagely beaten by [Leonard] Penuelas-Escobar. “I yell out to the suspect to stop, I said ‘get off him!’” Yoxall said,. “His […]

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Arizona Goes Trump, Cruz Takes Utah

by Steve MacDonald March 23, 2016
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No surprises here. Arizona Utah

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2nd Amendment activists gather at the 2015 Gun Rights Policy Conference

by Kimberly Morin September 27, 2015

Yesterday the 30th annual Gun Rights Policy Conference began in Phoenix, Arizona. The conference is held by the Second Amendment Foundation and the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms. The conference continues to grow with this year’s being the largest to date.

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AZ Dept of Ed Retaliates Against Teacher Opposed To Common Core

by Steve MacDonald December 3, 2014
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Goldwater Institute Today the Goldwater Institute filed a lawsuit on behalf of Tucson, Ariz. teacher Brad McQueen, who was retaliated against by employees of the Arizona Department of Education for speaking out against the Common Core State Standards. For years, Mr. McQueen was paid to serve on several committees of teachers who advised the state […]

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Practical Federalism – Arizona Pleads The Tenth!

by Mike November 8, 2014

The Tenth Amendment, that is – see the results of practical efforts to push back the Federal Government’s overreach. Listen to founder and Executive Director of the Tenth Amendment Center, Michael Boldin, on GrokTALK! today, as we discuss the efforts of the TAC to preserve your constitutional freedoms, as well as the impact of this […]

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See What Voting For The Lesser Evil Gets You….

by Mike April 15, 2014

An old warhawk who wants to restrict campaign speech (McCain-Feingold) From Townhall ‘PM’ Majority of Arizona Republicans: We Want John McCain Gone in 2016     By Katie Pavlich Yes, that’s a real majority, not a plurality – the orange column is about 65% !

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GrokTALK! March 1, 2014- Obama Cult, Religious Freedom, And The Gaystapo

by Steve MacDonald March 4, 2014
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It’s segment two and we open with the Obama Cult, then move quickly to the recent outrage over Arizona’s Religious Freedom Bill, the scourge of the Gaystapo and their mission to put people out of business (but who never manage to stumble into a Muslim Bakery, Photographer, florist etc.) Then its on to publicly sanctioned […]

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Fear Mongering And Ignorance Won The Day In Arizona

by Steve MacDonald March 3, 2014
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No one excels at fear mongering like the left and Arizona’s SB 1062.  It was never anti-gay and its veto was not a victory for gay rights (it was a victory for ignorance).   And the same ignorance and fear-mongering that lead to the outcry over nothing will probably suffice to keep most of those who […]

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GrokTALK! March 1st, 2014 with Jenn Coffey and Dan Itse

by Steve MacDonald March 1, 2014
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This week we talk Arizona’s religious freedom bill, The Ukraine, the GOP Committee revolt, Marxism, and the left’s support of BDSM education for teens (that’s sexual bondage, dominance, Sadism, and Masochism); Jenn Coffey joins us to discuss more problems with Medicaid expansion and how Democrats and ObamaCare have locked NH citizens out of having access […]

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About that recent Supreme Court decision…

by Tim Condon June 19, 2013

…the one by Justice Scalia that invalidated the Arizona election law? The one that’s an utter disaster for clean and honest elections? The one that lets Democrats use their vote fraud machines like ACORN to subvert the voting process in America? Well get this: We won. Here’s why.

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One Holder DoJ Witch Hunt Comes To A Close

by Steve MacDonald September 1, 2012

Sheriff Joe Arpaio went after local corruption, and thumbed his nose at the Feds, so they tried to make an example of him.  But if there is a Joe you don’t mess with it’s the Sheriff of Maricopa county Arizona. The DOJ initiated a number of investigations from abuse of power to charges of the […]

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[Fingers in Ears] La -La- La – La -La “Not Breaking the Law” La – La – La – La – La

by Steve MacDonald June 6, 2012

In Arizona gendercide abortions are illegal.  You are not permitted to execute the unborn because they are the wrong sex.  But  it appears that clinic professionals have a loop hole to ensure that they can get the business without technically breaking the law.  The secret?  Don’t tell them that you want a sex selection abortion.  […]

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If You Have An Erection Lasting Longer Than Four Hours…

by Steve MacDonald March 4, 2012

Ed Morrissey, over at Hot Air, has a quote worth sharing.  On the matter of Reason TV’s Nanny of the Month–an Arizona Legislator wanted to add disclaimers to air-brushed images–he makes a point about disclaimers in general and how they have become fuel for our amusement. I already laugh at the pharmaceutical ads that go […]

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Do Democrats Now Love The Chamber Of Commerce?

by Steve MacDonald June 16, 2011

Remember when the Chamber of Commerce (C of C) was the lefts whipping boy? They were evil capitalists using money from “outside the country” to affect their selfish policy agenda- So what do those same leftists have to say about that same Chamber of Commerce (presumably with the same funding) leading the charge to prevent the enforcement of e-verify?

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Kos And Effect

by Steve MacDonald January 9, 2011

The Boo Hoo Hamster crowd, often cross-posting to or from Daily Kos, might want to ask themselves as they poo poo about this or that, which party was more invested in the demise of Gabrielle Gifford, a Blue Dog Democrat who was apparently hated by the hard left.

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Article IV, Section 4

by Steve MacDonald September 28, 2010

The United States Shall Guarantee to every state in the union a republican form of government and shall protect each of them against invasion; and on Application for the Legislature, or the Executive (when the Legislature cannot be convened) against domestic Violence.

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Does LA have the…

by Steve MacDonald May 19, 2010

Arizona is not sitting idly by as states and municipalities (who like Holder and Napolitano, have not read the bill) try to boycott the state.  Arizona has openly challanged LA on the matter. In a letter to Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, Arizona Corporation Commissioner Gary Pierce said a boycott war is bad for both […]

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