Author

Jim Small

Jim Small

Jim Small, the editor of Colorado Newsline sibling outlet the Arizona Mirror, is a native Arizonan and has covered state government, policy and politics since 2004.

COMMENTARY

Bipartisanship failed on expanding voting rights. Kyrsten Sinema and her backers ignore that.

By: - February 2, 2022

This commentary originally appeared in the Arizona Mirror. The corporate establishment wing of the Republican Party that supports U.S. Sen. Kyrsten Sinema is aghast that liberals are angry and might hold her accountable for supporting the filibuster, fearful that an electoral defeat would usher in a senator who wouldn’t carry the water for big business. […]

COMMENTARY

Kyrsten Sinema is gambling that her filibuster vote will help her win again in 2024

By: - January 22, 2022

This commentary originally appeared in the Arizona Mirror. The furious Democrats who revile Kyrsten Sinema don’t know her very well. She may not have single-handedly derailed President Joe Biden’s presidency by ensuring that none of his ambitious legislative agenda ever reaches his desk, but Arizona’s senior senator certainly has become the face of the Democrats’ […]