Mar 12, 2024 - News

Chips & salsa: Crane's primary challenger

Illustration of a gila monster whose stripes spell "Chips and Salsa."

Illustration: Maura Losch/Axios

🗳 U.S. Rep. Eli Crane, one of the eight Republicans who voted to oust Speaker Kevin McCarthy last fall, faces a late-breaking primary challenge from Jack Smith, a former Yavapai County supervisor who worked in the Trump administration. (The Hill)

🏘 Meritage Homes will build 795 new houses in Surprise near Happy Valley Road and 163rd Avenue. (AZcentral)

🚘 A 1969 Cadillac Eldorado once owned by Elvis Presley sold for $253,000 at an auction in Glendale over the weekend. (12 News)

Phoenix will honor activist Vernell Myers Coleman, who died in 1990, with ceremonial street signs at Buckeye Road and Seventh Avenue. (KJZZ)

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