Benedict XVI, reluctant pope who chose to retire, dies at 95 – Associated Press

Photo: Pope Benedict XVI celebrates the concluding Mass of the World Youth Day with about one million pilgrims at the Marienfeld, southwest of Cologne, Germany, on Aug. 21, 2005 He was the reluctant pope, a shy bookworm who preferred solitary walks in the Alps and Mozart piano concertos to the public glare and majesty of

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U.S. Senate: Venture capitalist Blake Masters dislikes the country’s direction – Cronkite News

Candidate name: Blake Masters Political affiliation: Republican Position sought: U.S. Senate Age: 36 Career: Entrepreneur and investor Website: Blake Masters has never held political office, which is exactly why he believes he’s most qualified to serve in the U.S. Senate. The Republican is running against Democratic incumbent Mark Kelly, a former astronaut who has served in the Senate since 2020.


Local Conservatives to Host Arizona Governor Candidate Steve Gaynor

The local chapter of Yavapai County’s Conservatives for a Constitutional Republic (ConCR)  has announced that Steve Gaynor, Republican candidate for Arizona Governor, will speak at their upcoming meeting Saturday, November 27, 2021, in Chino Valley.  The meeting is free and open to the public but seating is limited.  Those wishing to attend are asked to RSVP. Steve Gaynor was


Recall vote highlights California’s geopolitical divisions

The California recall election was a blowout win for Gov. Gavin Newsom that reinforced the state’s political divisions: The Democratic governor won big support in coastal areas and urban centers, while the rural north and agricultural inland, with far fewer voters, largely wanted him gone. “It’s almost like two states,” Menlo College political scientist Melissa


Tiffany Shedd Announces Campaign for Arizona Attorney General

Today, conservative Republican Tiffany Shedd announced her campaign for Arizona Attorney General. Living on a drug and human trafficking route in Pinal County, Tiffany has seen the crisis the Biden Administration’s policies have caused and will use every means available to enforce Arizona’s laws at the border even if the federal government won’t enforce theirs.