Arizona Senate President Russell Pearce was defeated by a fellow Republican, Jerry Lewis, in a recall election by a margin of 53-47. The recall election revolved around Arizona's restrictive immigration policy, which Pearce had authored.
|1At the Thicket, we know legislative junkies. So to help you get your daily fix of news and opinion about legislatures and state politics, here's a bipartisan list of some statehouse blogs. Suggestions?|