iOS app Android app

Jan Brewer Veto

Brewer Vetoes Bill Allowing Guns In Public Buildings

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 04.24.2014 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) has vetoed a bill that would have allowed individuals to bring guns into some public buildings. House Bill 2339, one of...

It's Not the Hate, It's the Stupidity

Will Durst | Posted 05.07.2014 | Politics
Will Durst

Alright. Woo-hoo. We're partying now. With the kind of enthusiasm normally reserved for sorting Phillips head screws from flat head screws, Arizona Governor Jan Brewer publicly vetoed SB 1062.

Bachmann Slams Brewer Veto

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.05.2014 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) criticized Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) for vetoing SB 1062, which would have allowed businesses to legally refuse serv...

Brewer's Other Veto: Silencing Arizona

Justine Sarver | Posted 05.04.2014 | Politics
Justine Sarver

Much was said last week about SB 1062, a law that would have given businesses a license to discriminate. Lost amid the noise was another veto, one Governor Brewer issued by signing legislation overturning HB 2305, a package of voter suppression laws.

The Arizona Veto: Sign of a New, Laser-Focused GOP?

Michael Keegan | Posted 05.03.2014 | Politics
Michael Keegan

It feels like at least every week, we're expected to believe that Republicans have learned their lesson about the dangers of embracing extremism. But is the lesson ever actually learned?

How One Right-Wing Christian Group Is Leading Arizona's March Toward Conservative Extremism

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 03.02.2014 | Politics

On Thursday, a day after Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) vetoed the state's highly-criticized SB 1062 -- a measure that would have allowed business owners...

How Big a Win Is Jan Brewer's Veto in Arizona, Honestly?

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

Let's not forget that in Arizona, it's still legal to refuse to serve lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in your bakery or your photo studio for religious or any other reasons, due in no small part to Jan Brewer's hostility to LGBT rights throughout her tenure.

Politicians React To Brewer's Big Veto

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.26.2014 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) announced Wednesday evening she vetoed the anti-gay Senate Bill 1062. The bill would have allowed businesses to legally...

Jan Brewer To Make Announcement On Arizona Anti-Gay Bill

Posted 02.26.2014 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) will make a statement on Arizona's SB 1062 on Wednesday evening. Brewer is set to speak on the controversial measure, ...

Jan Brewer Goes Against Fellow GOPers

Reuters | Posted 07.02.2013 | Politics

By Tim Gaynor PHOENIX, May 2 (Reuters) - Arizona Governor Jan Brewer vetoed a measure on Thursday that would have made gold and silve...

Brewer Makes 'Disheartening' Veto

Wrangler News | Posted 07.20.2012 | Politics


Brewer Warns GOP Leaders On Veto Threat

Arizona Capitol Times | Posted 04.18.2012 | Politics

After Gov. Jan Brewer yesterday told GOP legislative leaders that she will veto any bills that land on her desk before a budget is completed, the warn...

Jan Brewer's Surprising Vetoes Not Sitting Well With Arizona Republicans

The Arizona Republic | Ginger Rough and Alia Beard Rau | Posted 07.06.2011 | Politics

For many lawmakers and political observers, Gov. Jan Brewer has been a political enigma since shortly after taking office in January 2009....