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AZ Week in Review: University Infrastructure Funding Plan To Help Finance Innovation, Research

Posted: March 20, 2017 at 1:30 pm   /   Arizona, Politics, Top Stories, Videos

From the Office of Governor Doug Ducey: VIDEO: How Governor Ducey’s Plan Helps Universities Build For The Future The governor’s plan is fiscally responsible, sustainable and helps Arizona’s universities grow. Enhancing The Arizona Exposition & State Fair To make the fair even better, Governor Ducey is asking AZ residents to submit their thoughts on what […]

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This Week: Arizona Works To Test All Backlogged Rape Kits

Posted: March 12, 2017 at 10:00 am   /   Arizona, Politics, Top Stories

From the Office of Governor Doug Ducey, What We’re Doing To Clear The Rape Kit Backlog There’s no excuse for the backlog of untested rape kits in our state. Here’s what we’re doing to make sure every victim finds justice. Arizona Leads On Combating Human Trafficking Thanks to the leadership of the Arizona Human Trafficking […]

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Sen. Jeff Flake Stands Up for Arizona’s Consumers and Businesses

Posted: March 12, 2017 at 6:45 am   /   Arizona, Politics, Top Stories

Phoenix, AZ – Today, Americans for Affordable Products, a coalition of nearly 200 businesses, local organizations, and trade associations united to stop the Border Adjustment Tax or BAT, and its resulting increased prices on everyday necessities, thanked Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) for speaking out on the U.S. Senate floor to raise his concerns with the […]

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Ryancare = Obamacare 2.0

Posted: March 11, 2017 at 11:45 am   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

The new health care bill written by House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) has been released, but it does not repeal Obamacare. Of course, GOP leaders are calling it “repeal” in the hopes that they can trick the voters long enough to pass it. Then, when the dust settles and Americans learn the truth, it will be […]

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Human Trafficking: Arizona Takes Action​

Posted: March 11, 2017 at 6:00 am   /   Arizona, Features, Politics, Top Stories

From the Office of Govenor Doug Ducey, Arizona Revised Statutes Section 13-1307 defines trafficking as enticing, recruiting, harboring, providing, transporting, or otherwise obtaining a person to cause that person to engage in any prostitution or sexually explicit performance by deception, force, or coercion. Deception, force, or coercion is not a required element for persons trafficked […]

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This Week: Arizona Builds Economic Momentum Into 2017

Posted: March 2, 2017 at 1:10 pm   /   Arizona, Features, Politics, Top Stories

From the Office of Governor Doug Ducey, Arizona In 2017: More People, More Jobs Arizona continues to lead the U.S., with economists forecasting a strong 2017 for the state and its citizens. Driverless Ubers Hit Arizona StreetsGovernor Ducey welcomes Uber’s self-driving cars to Tempe by taking the first ride. Getting People Back On Their FeetWe have […]

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Congressman Biggs’ Opening Statement at Hearing Examining the Social Cost of Carbon

Posted: March 1, 2017 at 11:30 am   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

“I look forward to working with the Trump administration to renew faith in American ingenuity and technological development.” Washington, D.C. –  Congressman Andy Biggs (AZ-05), chairman of the U.S. House Science, Space, and Technology Committee’s Subcommittee on Environment, delivered the following opening statement at this morning’s hearing, At What Cost? Examining the Social Cost of Carbon: Welcome to […]

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Victory! Bureaucracy Drops Its Investigation of Man Who Gave Free Haircuts to Homeless

Posted: February 28, 2017 at 10:00 am   /   Arizona, Features, Politics, Top Stories

From the Office of Governor Doug Ducey,  When we heard that the state’s cosmetology board was investigating Tucson student Juan Carlos Montes de Oca for volunteering to provide free hair cuts for the homeless, we couldn’t believe it — and neither could most Arizonans Why would government want to stop someone from volunteering his talents to those most […]

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Marsy’s Law, Oklahoma Victim’s Rights Legislation, Passes Trough Senate Committee, House of Representatives

Posted: February 25, 2017 at 7:45 am   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

  HJR 1002, SJR 46 Elevate Victims’ Rights to an Equal Level of the Rights Afforded Accused, Convicted OKLAHOMA CITY – SJR 46, also known as Marsy’s Law for Oklahoma, authored by Sen. Anthony Sykes, R-Moore, was passed 11-1 by the Senate Rules Committee this morning. HJR 1002, also known as Marsy’s Law, authored by Rep. […]

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