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By Press Release | February 10, 2016 | 0 Comments
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From the Office of Governor Doug Ducey:

A stronger focus on data and analytics when it comes to job creation, marketing and regulatory reform is at the heart of legislation introduced today in the Arizona House of Representatives to boost economic development.

Legislation sponsored by Representative Karen Fann, consolidates government offices by establishing the Governor’s Economic Opportunity Office (GEOO) – a one-stop economic development shop that will focus on getting government out of the way of job creators, provide a direct link …

By Press Release | February 10, 2016 | 0 Comments
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From the Office of Governor Doug Ducey:

Geocaching is now allowed on state trust land, Governor Doug Ducey announced today. Governor Ducey has instructed the Arizona State Land Department to allow geocaching on some of Arizona’s 9.2 million acres of state trust land.

Geocaching is a GPS-based scavenger hunt where geocachers use GPS-enabled devices to find a specific coordinate and locate a hidden object (the geocache) at that location.

“We’ve made eliminating pointless, bureaucratic regulations that hinder Arizonans a top priority,” said Governor …

By Press Release | February 10, 2016 | 0 Comments
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From the AZGOP:

This afternoon Chairman Robert Graham of the Arizona Republican Party urged support for HB2023, a bill to prevent the practice of ballot harvesting in Arizona’s elections. Ballot harvesters worked in the 2012 and the 2014 elections to canvass neighborhoods and collect voted ballots, creating an opportunity for fraud, intimidation, and even the denial of voting rights if they were not turned in before the voting deadline.

Voters in those state elections have complained that strangers knocked on their doors …

By Press Release | February 5, 2016 | 1 Comment
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From the AZGOP:

This morning Chairman Robert Graham of the Arizona Republican Party criticized yesterday’s decision by City of Phoenix leaders to end the practice of beginning city council meetings with an opening prayer. Followers of the Satanic Temple had been scheduled to recite a Satanic Invocation at the council’s February 17 meeting.

“One of the great opportunities I’ve had as chairman of the Arizona Republican Party is to meet with, serve with, and pray with people of faith in the …

By Press Release | February 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
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AZGOP:

This afternoon Chairman Robert Graham of the Arizona Republican Party thanked his counterpart Chairman Gilberto Gutierrez Sánchez of the Partido Revolucionario Institucional (PRI) in Sonora, Mexico as they announced a college-student and party staff exchange program designed to improve cross-border relations and develop a better understanding between the parties of neighboring constitutional, electoral, job-creation and civics issues.

Graham is visiting Sonora, Mexico this week to create a relationship between the two political parties based on shared goals and common interests.

“We’ve had a prosperous trade relationship with …

By Press Release | February 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
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From the NRCC:

Less than two weeks after Secretary of State John Kerry admitted that President Obama’s Iran deal will help fund terrorists, Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema voted against the putting politics over the safety of American citizens. Instead of ensuring that sanction relief does not come at the expense of our national security, Sinema’s vote dangerously weakens our hand should Iran continue to be the world’s largest state sponsor of terrorism. 

The Iran Terror …

By Press Release | February 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
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From the Office of Governor Doug Ducey:

Governor Ducey’s monthly address focuses on efforts to require the investigation of thousands of untested rape kits in Arizona.

Governor Ducey highlighted the issue in his 2016 state of the state address and included dollars in his executive budget to start the process of testing the kits, and formed a bipartisan task force last week charged with drafting legisation to ensure every kit is analzyed.

By Press Release | January 31, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Today, Conservative Review announced it was hosting its first ever Conservative Convention in advance of the GOP South Carolina Primary. The convention will feature Republican presidential candidates, an all-star lineup of today’s top conservative pundits and authors, and thousands of members of the grassroots.

The Conservative Convention will be hosted by CR’s most recent addition, Michelle Malkin, and will also prominently feature CR Editor-in-Chief Mark Levin. The Conservative Convention is open to the

By Press Release | January 30, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Governor Doug Ducey today announced the members of the Arizona Sexual Assault Evidence Collection Kit Task Force, a bipartisan coalition of victims advocates, law enforcement officials and policy makers tasked with addressing the injustice of untested rape kits throughout Arizona.

Throughout the country – including Arizona – crime labs struggle to keep up with timely testing of the kits, resulting in a backlog of 2,300 untested kits in Maricopa County alone.

“For too long, women across our state have awaited justice for the despicable …

By Press Release | January 29, 2016 | 1 Comment
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Governor Doug Ducey announced Thursday a partnership with members of Arizona’s congressional delegation to remove Arizona from the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, with legislation severing ties to be introduced in both the United States House of Representatives and the United States Senate.

Senior aides to Governor Ducey, Senator Jeff Flake and Congressman Matt Salmon have been meeting and studying the issue for several months. The governor in October sent a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader …