Arizona Attorney General

Mark Brnovich




Attorney General Tom Horne Blasts Democrat Legislators for Demanding Removal of $1.2 Million in Drug Cartel Enforcement Funding in State Budget

Phoenix, AZ (Monday, June 24, 2013) – $1.2 million dollars directed to the Attorney General’s Office for investigating, prosecuting and convicting members of violent drug cartels operating between Mexico and Arizona is about to run out as a result of Democratic legislators’ mistaken belief that it was to fight illegal immigration, Attorney General Tom Horne said today.

Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne Presented Brief Urging U.S. Supreme Court to Eliminate Voting Pre Clearance, Which Court Did Today

Phoenix, AZ (Tuesday, June 25, 2013) – Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne presented the principal Friend of Court Brief, joined in by three other states, which urged the U.S. Supreme Court to eliminate the law requiring pre clearance of all voter effected laws. This law had applied only to a limited number of states, including Arizona.  Today, the Court eliminated that requirement.