On July 8, 2011 Arizona took a step toward sanity. Due to the efforts of a group called Citizens for a Better Arizona, a sufficient number of signatures were gathered to recall Senate President Russell Pearce - the right wing lunatic author of the "Papers Please" SB1070. This means that Russell Pearce - the first Senate President in the history of the United States to be recalled - has five days to resign or be required to face off in a primary. I make up that in his arrogance he will not resign and then we will see how serious Arizonans are about regaining their collective sanity.
According to reports Citizens for a Better Arizona collected more than a third more signatures than were required for the recall. They reported that people were pouring into their offices to sign the petition. To Read More