Jim SmallVerified account

@JimSmall

EIC of . Journalist. Public records gladiator. The Simpsons should have ended after season 8. RTs/links/follows ≠ endorsements.

Phoenix, AZ
Joined March 2009

Tweets

You blocked @JimSmall

Are you sure you want to view these Tweets? Viewing Tweets won't unblock @JimSmall

  1. Retweeted

    This would mean the Freedom Caucus won and we're headed toward a shutdown

    Undo
  2. Retweeted
    1 hour ago

    There’s this stat that only 18% of Americans say they often get their news from print newspapers, whereas 50% get it from TV. It’s sort of a depressing stat for us print folks. But how much do people really know where their news comes from? (THREAD)

    Show this thread
    Undo
  3. 2 hours ago

    Here' is the operative passage in that story, which is behind a pay wall. You should subscribe to read both it and the great Capitol news from the team, btw

    Show this thread
    Undo
  4. 2 hours ago

    This is a great story, and well worth the read. Also worth noting that noted Gulen's ties to AZ charter schools way back in 2015 in a story on the Azerbaijani government paying for legislative junkets and gifts

    Show this thread
    Undo
  5. Retweeted
    14 hours ago

    Republic deserves lots of credit for doing deep dive into operations of charter schools in AZ, one of a few states that allows them to be operated as for-profit entities. Another reminder of the importance of independent journalism.

    Undo
  6. Retweeted
    19 hours ago

    In other words, we’re forking over an additional vehicle registration fee so legislators can offer more giveaways to corporations. Dems should be on board with repealing this fee.

    Show this thread
    Undo
  7. 20 hours ago
    Undo
  8. Retweeted
    22 hours ago

    OPINION: Even if the end result is more money for schools, Democrats need to stop putting their stamp of approval on taxes that harm Arizona’s most vulnerable residents, via

    Undo
  9. 23 hours ago

    I don't want to spoil it for you, but apparently GOP leaders baited Stringer with leading questions so they could trap him into saying "racist" things, when all he's doing is speaking the truth

    Undo
  10. Retweeted
    Dec 19

    Charges were related to a $48,000 settlement paid to a female staffer in 2015

    Undo
  11. Dec 18

    Oh, and we also already have 70 specialty plates. What's one more?

    Show this thread
    Undo
  12. Dec 18

    Rep. Kavanagh has filed legislation to create a Fiesta Bowl license plate. I guess the FB is forgiven for flagrantly breaking the law by influencing legislators with trips and tickets and campaign cash?

    Show this thread
    Undo
  13. Retweeted
    Dec 18

    There are currently 390,245 adults and 69,886 children enrolled in programs that this ruling would affect.

    Undo
  14. Retweeted
    Dec 18

    NEWS: Michael Flynn just deflated Trump’s contention that he was duped into lying to FBI. "I was aware" that lying to FBI investigators was a crime when he did so over interactions with Russians, Flynn tells judge "I do not" seek to withdraw the plea, Flynn tells the judge.

    Show this thread
    Undo
  15. Retweeted
    Dec 18

    Judge Sullivan asks Flynn's attorney Stephen Anthony if Flynn was "entrapped by the FBI." Anthony says, "No, your honor." Per

    Show this thread
    Undo
  16. Retweeted
    Dec 17

    If you call condemning millions of Americans to an early death and medical bankruptcy a win, I guess that would be right.

    Undo
  17. Dec 17
    Undo
  18. Dec 17

    16 retired AZ judges, including 2 former AZ Supreme Court chiefs justice, were among those signing a letter asking ICE to stop arresting immigrants at courthouses

    Undo
  19. Retweeted
    Dec 15

    Local journalism 2018 in review -- in every corner of the U.S. this year, local reporters went to work every day looking to expose wrongdoing in their communities. Here’s just some of what they found:

    Show this thread
    Undo
  20. Retweeted
    Dec 17

    For a year, the fought my request on grounds that releasing these emails would cause a "chilling" effect upon the agency's ability to have a frank discussion. One of the emails just said "Ok."

    Show this thread
    Undo

Loading seems to be taking a while.

Twitter may be over capacity or experiencing a momentary hiccup. Try again or visit Twitter Status for more information.

    You may also like

    ·