Arizona Governor Jan Brewer

Was the execution of Arizona inmate Joseph Wood too cruel?
The above is not a joke. Arizona inmate Joseph Wood, who was convicted of murder and assault in the 1989 deaths of his estranged girlfriend and her father – was put to death by lethal injection Wednesday.
But instead of falling into the sleep that would have ended his lift, he gasped and strugg…
AZ Gov. Vetoes Anti-Gay Bill
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has vetoed a bill that set off a national debate over gay rights, religion and discrimination and subjected the state to blistering criticism from major corporations and political leaders from both parties.