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Emails Show Talks Between Brewer's Staff, SB 1062 Sponsors

Meetings with Brewer's legal counsel, policy director came before vetoed Religious Freedom Restoration Act was introduced in January.

Controversial SB 1062 Inspires AZ Legislator to Come Out as Gay

Sen. Steve Gallardo says bill would have affected him personally; he's running for Democratic Congressional District 7 soon to be vacated by retirement of Rep. Ed Pastor.

Protest of sb 1062

Poll: Many Arizonans Agreed With Brewer's Veto of SB 1062

Governor vetoed controversial Religious Freedom Restoration Act last week; Public Policy Polling surveyed 870 state voters, including 403 Republican primary voters.

AZ Illustrated Politics: Friday, February 28, 2014

A look at Gov. Brewer's veto of SB 1062; Tucson Mayor Rothschild's State of the City address.

AZ Week: 'SB 1062 Slap in Face to Many Arizonans'

Painfully ironic to have this type of legislation introduced on 50th anniversary of Civil Rights Act, says founding director of ASU's Center for the Study of Race and Democracy .

AZ Week: Opposing Sides Debate Good, Bad of Vetoed SB 1062

Supporter says bill could have 'helped gay community;' opponent says it would hurt state's reputation.

Protest of sb 1062

Sponsor of SB 1062 Meets with Brewer, Says He Defends Bill

Arizona Sen. Steve Yarborough wrote legislation that allows businesses refuse service to LGBT; governor met with supporters, opponents all of Wednesday.

Brewer Holding Meetings With SB 1062 Supporters, Opponents

Governor's spokesman says she will gather information about legislation as she considers to sign or veto.

3 AZ GOP Sens Who Voted for Religious Freedom Act Retract

Sent a letter to Gov. Jan Brewer asking her to strike down legislation that would allow businesses to deny service to LGBT people, others.

AZ Chamber of Commerce: Veto Religious Freedom Act

Legislation allowing businesses to refuse service to LGBT people, others passed last week; chamber says could affect tourism, business recruiting.

AZ Illustrated Politics: Friday, February 21, 2014

Bill allows business owners to deny service to gays based on religious beliefs; Tucson City Council tries to balance budget.

AZ House Debate Religious Beliefs Justification Bill Thursday

Senate passed GOP-backed legislation Weds.; aims to expand rights of people to use beliefs in refusing service to LGBT people, others.

UPDATE: AZ Senate Passes Religious Beliefs Justification Bill

Legislation backed by Republicans would expand rights of people to assert their beliefs in refusing service to LGBT people, others.

AZ House Committee OKs Religious Beliefs Justification Bill

Originally approved by state Senate; opponents say it would allow for businesses to discriminate against gays, secular groups, other religions.

AZ Senate Bill Would Allow People to Refuse Service to Gays

Initial approval of legislation that can potentially let businesses use religious beliefs as justification for such actions.

AZ Same Sex Marriage Initiative Put on Hold

Advocacy group says measure doesn't have enough support to win in 2014; volunteers continue to gather signatures.

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