Jan Brewer Newswire

Jan Brewer Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jan Brewer.

Results 1 - 20 of 184 in Jan Brewer

  1. Tohono O'odham Nation breaks ground on new Desert Diamond CasinoRead the original story

    Friday Dec 1 | The Arizona Republic

    ... into trust because it is surrounded by the city. The legal battle puts the reservation transaction on hold. Gov. Jan Brewer signs legislation to allow Glendale to annex the Tohono O'odham Nation's land, which would make it ineligible for reservation ...

    Comment?

  2. Ducey trying again to get Medicaid work requirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Yuma Sun

    ... view, however, was not shared by Ducey's predecessor who had vetoed nearly identical legislation a year earlier. Jan Brewer said kicking potentially a half million people out of the Medicaid program would not only harm them but bring the state's ...

    Comment?

  3. For 10th Year, No Across-The-Board Raise for State WorkersRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 23 | US News & World Report

    ... they agreed to give up civil service protections. Most workers signed up to take the raise offered by former Gov. Jan Brewer. That leaves salary schedules up only about 6 percent over a decade, including the 5 percent boost. The report says the ...

    Comment?

  4. InterruptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 23 | Life at Work

    ... able to maintain self-control. Here's Part II of such a toolkit. U.S. President Barack Obama and Arizona Governor Jan Brewer conferring in the Oval Office in 2010. A more famous photograph of these two executives "conferring" depicts an exchange ...

    Comment?

  5. Paltry PoliticiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 23 | Tucson Weekly

    ... cash with no clear intention of its use. Berberian even suggested evidence shows Gov. Doug Ducey and former Gov. Jan Brewer instructed the ADHS "to keep fees as high as possible to deter patients," the Capitol Media Service reports. Last year, the ...

    Comment?

  6. Arizona Supreme Court upholds state's Medicaid expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Hill

    ... voted to expand Medicaid to more low-income people, a move championed by the state's former Republican governor, Jan Brewer. Thirty-one states and Washington, D.C., have expanded Medicaid. Earlier this month, Maine residents voted in favor of a ...

    Comment?

  7. Arizona Supreme Court Upholds Medicaid Expansion in Blow to GOP ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Phoenix New Times

    ... third time was evidently not the charm for GOP lawmakers seeking to undo the expansion. In 2013, then-Governor Jan Brewer signed into law HB 2010, which increased eligibility for AHCCCS. Under HB 2010, people with income up to 133 percent of the ...

    Comment?

  8. Arizona high court rejects challenge to Medicaid expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Yuma Sun

    The Arizona Supreme Court handed a major victory Friday to backers of expanded Medicaid for 400,000 Arizona residents, upholding a hospital fee that covers the state's share of the costs under the program. The high court ruled on a challenge brought by Republican lawmakers who opposed the Medicaid expansion plan championed by former Gov. Jan Brewer in 2013.

    Comment?

  9. The Latest: Arizona high court upholds Medicaid expansionRead the original story

    Friday Nov 17 | Washington Times

    The Arizona Supreme Court has upheld a hospital assessment that helps pay for Medicaid insurance for 400,000 low-income Arizonans. The high court ruled Friday on a challenge brought by Republican lawmakers who opposed the Medicaid expansion plan championed by former Gov. Jan Brewer in 2013.

    Comment?

  10. NAFTA: Trump threatens love fest between Mexico and states with billions at stakeRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 14 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... spoke about substance and shared values, something that would have never happened under Ducey's predecessor, Jan Brewer, who helped lead the anti-Mexican crusade. But here is the irony. This matured and classy friendship is peaking exactly when the ...

    Comment?

  11. Who Was the Real Paul Horner?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Phoenix New Times

    ... he was Banksy.) Paul nabbed more attention for politically oriented stories, including that former Governor Jan Brewer wanted gay-to-straight programs in Arizona schools or how President Barack Obama was a gay Muslim . And publishing fake news and ...

    Comment?

  12. Arpaio hits snag in bid to remove conviction from recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | The Arizona Republic

    ... at a March 2016 rally in Fountain Hills with state Treasurer Jeff DeWit, then-Sheriff Joe Arpaio and former Gov. Jan Brewer. Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio signs a campaign poster for Scott Felix, from Tucson, before Republican presidential ...

    Comment?

  13. 5 Ways SB 1070 Changed Arizona: A Reading ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | Phoenix New Times

    ... usually would not merit jail time, the punishment is almost always the same: deportation." Days after Governor Jan Brewer signed SB 1070 into law, a white South Phoenix resident, Gary Kelley, fatally shot his Hispanic neighbor, Juan Varela. "You ...

    Comment?

  14. Fate of GOP's challenge to Medicaid expansion now in hands of the Arizona Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | The Arizona Republic

    ... a simple majority, not restrict fee increases that are a routine part of state government. Former Republican Gov. Jan Brewer assembled a bipartisan coalition of lawmakers that passed legislation in 2013 authorizing an assessment on a select group of ...

    Comment?

  15. Fate of Ariz. medicaid users depends on ruling from 1992Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... required the state to provide free health care for anyone below the federal poverty level. That year then-Gov. Jan Brewer sought to take advantage of a provision in the federal Affordable Care Act where the state could increase eligibility to 138 ...

    Comment?

  16. Arizona high court hears Medicaid expansion challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... government. [RELATED: Arizona Supreme Court allows Medicaid plan lawsuit (Dec. 31, 2014)] Former Republican Gov. Jan Brewer pushed the Medicaid expansion through the Legislature four years ago. Brewer's law restored coverage for childless adults ...

    Comment?

  17. The Latest: High court hears Medicaid expansion fee caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... fee is actually a tax that required a 2/3 vote under a voter-approved 1992 Constitutional amendment. Former Gov. Jan Brewer pushed Medicaid expansion through the Legislature in 2013 but only got a majority of lawmakers to vote for it. The state's ...

    Comment?

  18. Ducey promises not to raid city, county roadway funds next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | The Arizona Republic

    ... and for the good of our mutual citizens." The Arizona Legislature, with support from Ducey and former Gov. Jan Brewer, has shifted state costs to, and decreased funding slated for, cities and counties to the tune of about $500 million, according to ...

    Comment?

  19. AZ high court to hear Medicaid challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | ABC15.com

    The Arizona Supreme Court is set to hear a challenge from Republican state lawmakers to the Medicaid expansion pushed through the Legislature four years ago by then-Gov. Jan Brewer.

    Comment?

  20. Arizona high court to hear Medicaid expansion challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    The Arizona Supreme Court is set to hear a challenge from Republican state lawmakers to the Medicaid expansion pushed through the Legislature four years ago by then-Gov. Jan Brewer.

    Comment?