Arizona Bill Vetoed by Gov. Brewer Under Strong Pressure

Arizona Bill Vetoed by Gov. Brewer Under Strong Pressure

Governor Jan Brewer vetoed Arizona’s Bill 1062–the so-called “discrimination bill”–Wednesday amid strong pressure from both sides of the controversy.  Ms. Brewer had stated that she would read and be briefed on the bill upon her return to Arizona from Washington, where the politician was attending a National Governors Association meeting.  She returned to emphatic support […]

Arizona “Discrimination” Bill SB1062: What Is It? Why Is It?

Arizona “Discrimination” Bill SB1062: What Is It? Why Is It?

An extremely controversial bill is sitting on the desk of Arizona Governor Jan Brewer, waiting for a signature or a veto. Concerned religious groups and LGBT groups are watching from opposite ends of the current political storm. The bill is being upheld by Christians as a needed protection for the religious freedom of business owners […]