The commissioner will review and provide transparency on how Arizona gets its chemicals for lethal injection and gas chamber, execution protocols and staffing, including how they are trained and their level of experience.
House Republicans flailed through a long second day of fruitless balloting Wednesday, unable to either elect their leader Kevin McCarthy as House speaker or come up with a new strategy to end the political chaos that has tarnished the start of their new majority.
By The Associated Press and FARNOUSH AMIRI and HOPE YEN
The presentation is expected to be the committee’s closing argument as it wraps up a year-and-a-half-long inquiry and prepares to release a final report detailing its findings about the insurrection in the nation’s capital on Jan. 6, 2021, as Congress was certifying Joe Biden’s presidential victory.
The House panel investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol is considering recommending the Justice Department pursue three criminal charges against former President Donald Trump, including insurrection.
The Arizona Secretary of State, Katie Hobbs, emailed a letter to Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich, asking him to conduct a criminal investigation into Cochise County Supervisors Peggy Judd and Tom Crosby, both Republicans.
Cochise County has ended its stalemate with the state over the 2022 election certification by voting 2-0 to the canvass the election as required by state law. Supervisor Tom Crosby failed to show up for the vote.