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Jan Brewer Claims She's Open To LGBT Protections... But Is She Really?

The Huffington Post | David McCabe | Posted 06.18.2014 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) said Tuesday that it could be time for the state to adopt laws that ban discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation ...

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...

Joe Arpaio Has Not Ruled Out Running For Arizona Governor

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 03.28.2014 | Politics

Two weeks after Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) announced she was retiring, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has not ruled out a run to replace her. ...

Jan Brewer Announces Retirement

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 03.13.2014 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) announced Wednesday she will retire at the end of this term. "There does come a time to pass the torch of leadership, s...

Brewer Holding Meetings To Help Her Decide On Anti-Gay Bill

AP | BOB CHRISTIE | Posted 02.26.2014 | Politics

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer was holding a series of private meetings Wednesday with opponents and proponents of legislation adding protec...

Phoenix City Council Calls For Veto Of Arizona Anti-Gay Bill

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 02.25.2014 | Politics

Phoenix City Council on Tuesday called on Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer to veto an anti-gay state Senate bill. The city council in Arizona's state capita...

Arizona Governor Returns Home Amid Furor Over Bill

AP | BOB CHRISTIE | Posted 02.25.2014 | Politics

PHOENIX (AP) — Gov. Jan Brewer returned to Arizona on Tuesday and faced a pressing decision about a bill on her desk that has prompted a national de...

High Court Declines To Review Brewer-Signed Harsh Abortion Ban

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has rejected Arizona's bid to put in place its ban on most abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy. The justices ...

GOP Gov Under Fire Over Child Abuse Failures

AP | BOB CHRISTIE | Posted 11.30.2013 | Politics

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer could be politically damaged by revelations that her administration ignored thousands of child abuse and negl...

Amid GOP Divide, Brewer Warns Against Republicans In 'Harm's Way'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 07.13.2013 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) is encouraging Republicans in her state to unite ahead of the 2014 elections. In an open letter sent Friday, Brewer dis...

Jan Brewer Moves To Steamroll Republicans

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 06.12.2013 | Politics

Upset at what her office called the "final straw" by Republicans refusing to proceed on her plan to expand Medicaid under Obamacare, Arizona Gov. Jan ...

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...

Official Claims Jan Brewer 'Overreacted'

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 04.05.2013 | Politics

Former Arizona state Rep. Terri Proud (R) said Wednesday that she believes Gov. Jan Brewer (R) "overreacted" after Proud made controversial remarks an...

Jan Brewer Jabs Obama With April Fools' Day Joke

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 04.01.2013 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) got in the April Fools' Day spirit on Monday, taking the opportunity to jab President Barack Obama over her longstanding i...

Jan Brewer's Displaying Surprise Shift

Arizona Republic | Posted 03.22.2013 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer, who has earned a reputation as one of the nation's most ardent hard-liners on illegal immigration, is noticeably softening he...

Brewer Vows No Action On Guns

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 01.09.2013 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) slammed the door shut Tuesday on a full-spectrum approach to preventing gun violence in her state, just a day after sugges...

Jan Brewer Softening Anti-Gun Control Stance?

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) this week suggested that she was willing to listen to gun control measures floated by legislators in the wake of the mass ...

Brewer 'Not Sure' About Gun Control In Wake Of Shooting

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) said Monday that she's "not sure" additional gun control measures are needed in the wake of the elementary school shooting...

Brewer Faces 'Challenging' Decision As Options Narrow

East Valley Tribune | Posted 02.15.2013 | Politics

It's almost a case of starting over for Gov. Jan Brewer as she weighs whether to ask legislators to provide government-paid health coverage to hundred...

Brewer Considers Surprise Step For Third Term

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 12.13.2012 | Politics

Arizona GOP Gov. Jan Brewer's second and final term -- at least according to the state constitution -- is set to come to an end in 2014. But now, as s...

Brewer's Speaks About Takeaways From Trip To Afghanistan

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 12.06.2012 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) made an unannounced trip to Afghanistan this week to meet with military personnel, and said that the visit had opened her ...

Jan Brewer 'Slugged' Reporter, Photographer Claims

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 12.06.2012 | Politics

Days before Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) slipped out of her state on an unannounced weeklong work trip -- reportedly to Afghanistan -- she punched a re...

Jan Brewer's Secret Location Revealed?

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 12.05.2012 | Politics

The mystery of Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's (R) whereabouts got one step closer to being solved on Tuesday, as Bloomberg reported that the governor was i...

Jan Brewer Disappears

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 12.05.2012 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) has departed her state for an undisclosed location as part of a secretive week-long work trip, the Associated Press report...

Brewer Dissed By Fellow Govs

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 12.03.2012 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) played something of a host this weekend as her colleagues convened for the Western Governors Association's annual winter m...