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Word On The Street: Education The “Centerpiece” Of Governor Ducey’s New Budget

Posted: January 18, 2017 at 12:00 pm   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

From the Office of Governor Doug Ducey: On Friday afternoon, Governor Doug Ducey released his Executive Budget for fiscal year 2018, a fiscally responsible plan that invests in education and our state’s most vulnerable while maintaining the structural balance. The release was live-streamed online in order to increase transparency and solicit comment from the public. […]

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Rep. Andy Biggs Introduces “Grant’s Law” to Stop Illegal Immigrant Crime

Posted: January 15, 2017 at 5:45 am   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Andy Biggs (AZ-05) introduced Grant’s Law to end the “catch and release” of illegal immigrants who have been arrested for deportable crimes. This bill ensures that these illegal aliens are not released back into our communities, which would prevent potential harm to law-abiding Americans. Rep. Biggs released the following statement: “Grant Ronnebeck was […]

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Arizona Ideals Made Prop 123 A Reality

Posted: January 12, 2017 at 11:10 am   /   Arizona, Politics, Top Stories

Seconds ago in his 2017 State of the State address, Governor Ducey highlighted “the biggest issue of them all” and how educators, elected officials, and community members came together to invest in Arizona’s children: “We’ve achieved so much these last two years. And on the really big issues—and, in fact, on the biggest issue of […]

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Video: Arizona Governor Doug Ducey’s State of the State Address

Posted: January 11, 2017 at 11:30 am   /   Arizona, Features, Politics, Top Stories

The Arizona governor announced a number of new policy proposals in this speech.

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Governor Ducey Outlines Key Policy Priorities

Posted: January 11, 2017 at 6:03 am   /   Arizona, Politics, Top Stories

PHOENIX — Today, Governor Doug Ducey delivered his 2017 State of the State address. The theme of the speech is “Boundless Opportunity,” and it contains a new and exciting policy agenda focused on expanding opportunities for our state’s most vulnerable. At roughly 5,150 words, the address is significantly longer than it was in 2015, which ran 2,893 […]

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Governor Ducey Announces RedTape.AZ.Gov

Posted: January 10, 2017 at 11:30 am   /   Arizona, Features, Politics, Top Stories

PHOENIX — Governor Doug Ducey today announced a new program aimed at freeing Arizona’s businesses from the burden of harmful and outdated regulations standing in the way of economic growth and job creation. The website—RedTape.AZ.Gov—is a new online service that empowers Arizonans to make recommendations about how to update our state’s regulatory system. The innovative […]

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Governor Ducey Talks Obamacare with Neil Cavuto

Posted: January 8, 2017 at 5:00 am   /   Arizona, Politics, Top Stories

From the Office of Governor Doug Ducey Good afternoon! We hope you had a wonderful New Year and are looking forward to things we’ll accomplish in 2017. This week, Governor Ducey was invited to join Neil Cavuto on Fox Business Network to talk about Arizona’s experience with Obamacare, which is often called the “Affordable Care Act.” For Arizona, though, it has […]

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Governor Ducey Responds To Recent National Monument Designations By President Obama

Posted: December 30, 2016 at 12:30 pm   /   Arizona, Politics, Top Stories

From the Office of Governor Doug Ducey PHOENIX — In response to President Obama designating two national monuments this week in Utah and Nevada, Governor Doug Ducey issued the following statement requesting that the president respect Arizona by not designating the proposed Grand Canyon Watershed National Monument: “Western public land agreements have established a legacy of […]

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Word On The Street: Uber Chooses Arizona

Posted: December 27, 2016 at 1:20 pm   /   Arizona, Business, Politics, Top Stories

From the Office of Govenor Doug Ducey: “California may not want you, but we do.” – Governor Ducey In January 2016, during his annual State of the State address, Governor Ducey made one thing loud and clear to entrepreneurs across the country: “I want startups in the sharing economy to know: California may not want […]

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