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Do You Want What They’re Having?

Posted: December 2, 2016 at 1:10 pm   /   Elections, Politics, Top Stories

Did you know… Estonia’s GDP per capita has increased by 50% since 1998; Hong Kong’s per capita GDP of $4,700 exploded to $40,000 since 1960 (in constant dollars); U.K. Enterprise Zones secured £2 billion in new investment between 1981 and 1984 and had job and business growth of 11 percent between 2012 and 2015; and […]

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Governor Ducey, Orbital ATK Announce Expansion Of Launch Vehicles Operations In Chandler, AZ

Posted: December 2, 2016 at 12:00 pm   /   Arizona, Business, Politics

 From the Office of Governor Doug Ducey CHANDLER – Arizona Governor Doug Ducey, Chandler Mayor Jay Tibshraeny and Orbital ATK, one of the world’s leading aerospace and defense technology firms, today announced the expansion of the company’s Launch Vehicles Division operations into an additional facility in Chandler, Arizona. Subject to Chandler City Council approvals, Orbital ATK […]

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Sen. Lee questions Federal Reserve Chair, Janet Yellen

Posted: December 1, 2016 at 11:15 am   /   Politics, Top Stories

From the Office of Senator Mike Lee:  Issue in Focus: The Poverty Measurement Improvement Act Since President Lyndon Johnson launched the War on Poverty in 1964, the federal government has spent over $22 trillion on means-tested welfare programs. And what do we have to show for it? When the official poverty rate was introduced in […]

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Lucid Motors’ Arizona Manufacturing Facility Will Bring 2,000 Jobs To Casa Grande

Posted: November 30, 2016 at 10:30 am   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

From the Office of Governor Doug Ducey: PHOENIX – Governor Doug Ducey and Lucid Motors today announced the company has selected Casa Grande for its electric car manufacturing operation. The facility will bring over 2,000 projected new jobs and more than $700 million in capital investment to the region by 2022. “Lucid Motors’ expansion into […]

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Bringing the Party Together: Toward a Principled Populism

Posted: November 29, 2016 at 12:00 pm   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

From the Office of Senator Mike Lee:  “To elevate the condition of men–to lift artificial weights from all shoulders, to clear the paths of laudable pursuit for all, to afford all an unfettered start and a fair chance, in the race of life.” –Abraham Lincoln “It is much more important to kill bad bills than […]

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Strengthening Families Means Empowering Adoptions

Posted: November 20, 2016 at 11:30 am   /   Arizona, Politics, Top Stories

From the office of Govenor Doug Ducey: “My administration is unambiguously and unapologetically pro-adoption.” – Governor Ducey What better way to unite Americans than working together to ensure that children across Arizona have loving families, warm homes, and a chance to build a better life? That’s what National Adoption Day—tomorrow, November 19, 2016—is all about. […]

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THIS WEEK: Sessions for AG – Pence Boots Lobbyists – Earmarks Stopped

Posted: November 20, 2016 at 6:00 am   /   Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

From Senate Conservatives Action:  JEFF SESSIONS PICKED FOR ATTORNEY GENERAL: President-elect Donald Trump has selected U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) as his pick for Attorney General of the United States. Senate Conservatives Action President Ken Cuccinelli praised the nomination saying that Sessions has a “long record of defending the rule of law” and would “restore confidence in our judicial […]

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GOOD NEWS: Raytheon Plans Southern Arizona Expansion

Posted: November 19, 2016 at 6:00 am   /   Arizona, Business, Politics

From the office of Governor Doug Duey:  TUCSON – Raytheon Company plans to expand its Southern Arizona operations by adding nearly 2,000 jobs at the Missile Systems business headquarters over a five year period. The company plans to hire workers at all skill levels with an emphasis on engineering and other higher-wage, technical positions. Job creation, […]

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Policy Primer: Making Life Easier For Our Veterans

Posted: November 13, 2016 at 6:15 am   /   Arizona, Politics, Top Stories

From the Office of Governor Doug Ducey: Making Life Easier For Our Veterans Each Veterans Day, we pay tribute to the men and women who risk their lives to protect our country in defense of American values. Standing in a moment of silence, sharing stories about our heroes in uniform, and praying for their safe […]

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