"He did put an ad on television and he did assure many audiences in my presence and the presence of other candidates that it was a priority for him too," Jones said. "But he's been busy working on getting the budget balanced and working on trade missions to foreign countries, and apparently that was slightly lower on his priority scale than it was for me."
"Let's encourage job growth by getting the government out of the way. Let's strive for excellence in education by applying Arizona standards, not federal standards. And importantly, let's enforce immigration law with no amnesty," she said at a news conference at the Capitol. "If you stand up to the federal government ... you can actually make a difference."