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Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer Won’t Seek Third Term

By Astrid Galvan and Bb Christie | Wednesday Mar 12, 2014
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer ended months of speculation about her political future on Wednesday when she announced that she will not seek a third term in office.

Arizona Governor Staff Worked on Anti-Gay Bill

Tuesday Mar 11, 2014
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer’s staff worked with proponents of a bill that would have allowed businesses to refuse service to gays before the legislation was introduced in January, according to emails released by her office.

Michele Bachmann: The LGBT Community is Bullying America

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Mar 11, 2014
Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) is still upset that Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed the state’s controversial bill that would allow business owners to discriminate against LGBT customers.

Bachmann Condemns Veto of Arizona’s Anti-Gay Bill

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Mar 5, 2014
Rep. Michele Bachmann says she is "sorry" Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed the state’s anti-gay bill.

Republican Factions Split Over Arizona Bill

By Bob Christie and Nicholas Riccardi | Friday Feb 28, 2014
Gov. Jan Brewer’s veto of a bill allowing businesses to refuse service to gays exposed a fracture within the Republican Party between social conservatives and the GOP’s pro-business wing.

A Look at Key Moments in Arizona Governor’s Career

By Bob Christie | Friday Feb 28, 2014
As Gov. Jan Brewer approached the podium and read a carefully worded statement on her veto of a bill that would’ve let businesses refuse service to gays, she found herself in the familiar territory: the national spotlight.

Hillary Clinton Lauds Ariz. Veto of Anti-Gay Bill

By Michael J. Mishak | Thursday Feb 27, 2014
Hillary Rodham Clinton praised Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer’s decision to veto a bill that would have allowed people with sincerely held religious beliefs to refuse to serve gays.

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer’s Full Statement on Vetoed Bill

Thursday Feb 27, 2014
Here is the complete transcript of a statement read by Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer on Wednesday regarding her veto of a bill allowing religious reasons for refusing service to gays.

MLB Criticized Vetoed Arizona Rights Bill

Thursday Feb 27, 2014
Major League Baseball issued a statement criticizing legislation in Arizona that Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed a few hours later.

Arizona Gov’s Veto Aimed At Own Party’s Right

Thursday Feb 27, 2014
Republican Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer slapped down the right wing of her own party, vetoing a bill pushed by social conservatives that would have allowed people with sincerely held religious beliefs to refuse to serve gays.