By Caitlin Cruz
While many lawmakers turned the president's release of a $3.9 trillion fiscal 2015 budget proposal into a "dumping on 'big-spending' Obama" moment, others combed through the massive spending plan for little line items that stress "what the budget does for their district."
U.S. Rep. Kyrsten Sinema says she's flattered that some have urged her to run for the safety Democratic district where U.S. Rep. Ed Pastor is retiring. She says she'll remain in the 9th Congressional District, where Republicans narrowly outnumber Democrats.
Is Arizona, several years removed from narrowly approving medical marijuana, ready to follow the lead of Colorado and Washington by legalizing recreational use? Two groups think so, with one seeking to put the matter on the November ballot and another aiming for 2016.
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