Saturday, August 24, 2013

AZ Illustrated Politics: U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Talks Immigration & Rosemont Mine

Posted by on Sat, Aug 24, 2013 at 2:55 PM

On last night's AZ Illustrated Politics: Congressman Ron Barber talked about the prospects of immigration reform and his own legislation to develop better metrics to measure the effectiveness of Border Patrol strategies; his concern about the cost of government-built housing in Ajo; his recent letter calling for more public comment on the Rosemont Mine; and the chances of a government shutdown later this year.

Then Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce President Lea Marquez-Peterson, Tucson Tea Party founder Trent Humphries and attorney Jeff Rogers talked about the RNC's recent resolution opposing a path to citizenship for any undocumented people now in the United States; the ongoing battle over the Rosemont Mine; and Arizona Treasurer Doug Ducey's latest maneuvers in his exploratory campaign for governor next year.

Comments (4)

Showing 1-4 of 4

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-4 of 4

Add a comment

Previously in the Range

More by Jim Nintzel

Staff Pick

Mark Nelson: The Melodious Tuba

The program features “Six Romances Without Words,” works by Cécile that each focus on an aspect of… More

@ PCC Center for the Arts Thu., April 17, 7 p.m. 2202 W. Anklam Road.

» More Picks

Submit an Event Listing

Popular Content

  1. Seth MacFarlane and His Peculiar Distaste For Tucson (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  2. 104.1 Dumps Truth, Adds News Block, Moves Justice (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  3. Tucson Artist Nancy Tokar Miller Dies (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  4. Plush Sold and Renamed Flycatcher (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  5. The 'Hey Dude' Ranch is Still Out There (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)

© 2014 Tucson Weekly | 3280 E. Hemisphere Loop, Suite 180, Tucson AZ 85706 | (520) 294-1200 | Powered by Foundation