"Arizona Topics" (AZtopics.newsvine.com) is for all public topics concerning ARIZONA. AZ "from A to Z." Anything can be discussed, but the primary topic should concern ARIZONA. Contributions should relate to specific issues of concern.
"Arizona Topics" (AZtopics.newsvine.com) is for all public topics concerning ARIZONA. AZ "from A to Z."
Anything can be discussed, but the primary topic should concern ARIZONA. Contributions should relate to specific issues of concern.
Top stories now being followed/ discussed:
Arizona Senate Bill 1070, also known as Arizona SB 1070 or Arizona immigration law of 2010 or "Support Our Law Enforcement and Safe Neighborhoods Act"
Arizona Sen. John McCain and his political campaign
State Senator Pearce, a devout member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, who leads activists within the church on the terms of the immigration debate, leading efforts to push forward legislation, in which he based his perspective on the church's 13 Articles of Faith, one of which instructs in obeying the law.
Boycotts of Arizona in response to SB 1070 by city and state governments and so on..
Federal Supremacy Clause vs. concurrent enforcement in regards to SB 1070
Court actions filed by individuals and groups against the SB 1070
United States of America v. Arizona in regards to SB 1070
Interstate relations California, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada and Colorado;
International border relations with states of Sonora and Baja California in Mexico.
The Mexican Foreign Ministry travel advisory for its citizens visiting Arizona
Annual Binational Border Governors Conference (between U.S. and Mexican states and their governors)
Conservative J. D. Hayworth, opponent of McCain.
Gov. Jan Brewer
State Attorney General Terry Goddard (opposes the law SB 1070), Democrat
Junior Republican Senator Jon Kyl, current Senate Minority Whip, the No.2 Republican in the Senate.
Former Democratic Governor Janet Napolitano; subsequently elevated to Secretary of Homeland Security in the Obama administration
Center for Immigration Studies
White supremacy groups/ neo-Nazi groups
Tea Party activism
Import/ trade/ distribution industry
Arizona's law enforcement groups and boarder patrol
Joe Arpaio, Sheriff of Maricopa County, Arizona
The Grand Canyon and many other national forests, parks, monuments.
Indian reservations located in the state.