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Arizona's Anti-Immigration Law Has Cost The State Millions

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 01.02.2013 | Business

Taking a hard line on immigration is costing Arizona in ways lawmakers may not have considered. Several convention groups have boycotted Arizona be...

Jan Brewer: Obama Is 'Race-Baiting'

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 08.28.2012 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer, an immigration-hardliner who signed the state's controversial SB 1070, said Monday that President Barack Obama is attacking R...

Brewer: Immigration Ruling A Victory For All Americans

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 06.25.2012 | Politics

By JACQUES BILLEAUD, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOENIX — Arizona officials claimed a partial victory Monday after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the "s...

Ruling On Brewer-Backed Law May Prompt New Battles

AP | Posted 06.17.2012 | Politics

BY JACQUES BILLEAUD, ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOENIX — Police agencies that would enforce the most controversial part of Arizona's 2010 immigration law ...

Super PAC Ad Aimed At Latinos Ties Romney To Arpaio, Brewer

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 05.24.2012 | Politics

A left-leaning super PAC is aiming to broaden Mitt Romney's struggle with Latino voters in a television ad buy in Arizona that ties the candidate to S...

Brewer Claims Early Supreme Court Victory

Posted 04.25.2012 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer declared an early victory in the Supreme Court for her state's controversial immigration law, saying Wednesday's court hearing...

Michael McAuliff

Jan Brewer Refuses To Defend Immigration Law To Senate | Michael McAuliff | Posted 02.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) is ducking a U.S. Senate invitation to come defend her state's harsh immigration law. Sen. Chuck Schumer ...

Jan Brewer: Passing Controversial Law Was Like Getting Waterboarded

Posted 12.21.2011 | Politics

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer (R) compares the hectic process of passing a controversial immigration law in her state to waterboarding in her new book, ...

Brewer Faces Biggest Controversy Head On In New Book

AP | PAUL DAVENPORT | Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer provides behind-the-scenes details in her new book about her handling of Arizona's controversial immigration enforceme...

Jan Brewer Defends Controversial Decisions

The Arizona Republic | Ginger Rough | Posted 07.08.2011 | Politics

Gov. Jan Brewer raised a lot of eyebrows in the closing days of this year's legislative session, issuing strongly worded vetoes on a host of bills. Br...

Jan Brewer Countersues Federal Government

AP | JACQUES BILLEAUD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer sued the federal government Thursday for failing to control Arizona's border with Mexico and enforce immigration laws,...

They want Jan Brewer to be President!

Luis Heredia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Luis Heredia

Arizona's unelected governor Jan Brewer is taking a page right out of Sarah Palin's playbook: Attack your opponent with questionable claims and outrig...

Jan Brewer Admits She Was Wrong About Beheading Claims

AP | PAUL DAVENPORT and AMANDA LEE MYERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer rose to national fame defending the state's immigration law and warning of rising violence along the U.S.-Mexico borde...

Jan Brewer To Take Legal Action In Fight Over Arizona Immigration Law

AP | JACQUES BILLEAUD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer's lawyers on Thursday filed the first brief in their appeal of a ruling that put the most controversial elements of Ar...

Jan Brewer's Re-Election Chances Boosted By Arizona Immigration Law

AP | PAUL DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — As the year began, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer faced a competitive field of fellow Republicans who wanted her job, with some GOP critics s...

Jan Brewer: Arizona Immigration Law May Not Boost Border Security (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republican Gov. Jan Brewer says that the enforcement of Arizona's controversial new immigration law may not help to increase security along the state'...

Arizona Casts Obama as 'Frenemy' of SB-1070

Roberto Lovato | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Roberto Lovato

In the case of yesterday's injunction against SB-1070, Arizona's highly conflictive racial profiling law, the letter of the law was, at best, partially and temporarily halted, not defeated. Its spirit lives on in Arizona and throughout the country.

Arizona Immigration Law: Court Ruling On Measure Sends Rude Awakening To States Hoping To Copy AZ

AP | JACQUES BILLEAUD and AMANDA LEE MYERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — The showdown over Arizona's immigration law played out in court and on Phoenix's sun-splashed streets on Thursday, as the state sought...

Will Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's Pals Profit From SB1070? (VIDEO)

Luis Heredia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Luis Heredia

This recent TV news report exposes Jan Brewer's connections to Corrections Corporation of America, the private prison company that could make money imprisoning illegal immigrants.

Arizona Immigration Law: Jan Brewer Asks Judge To Throw Out Federal Challenge To Law

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — Attorneys for Gov. Jan Brewer have asked a judge to throw out the U.S. Justice Department's challenge to Arizona's new immigration law...

Arizona Immigration Law Goes To Court: Federal Judge Considers Arguments To Block It

AP | JACQUES BILLEAUD and PAUL DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — The Arizona immigration law came under new legal scrutiny in a packed courtroom Thursday as a federal judge considered whether the cra...

Obama Border Plan Criticized By Governors: Jan Brewer, Rick Perry Call Troop Deployment Insufficient

AP | PAUL DAVENPORT and BOB CHRISTIE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — The Texas and Arizona governors criticized the Obama administration's border security plans Monday, saying not enough National Guard t...