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By Press Release | October 7, 2015 | 0 Comments
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From the Republican Party of Maricopa County:

In the wake of the recent tragedy that claimed the lives of nine innocent victims at Umpqua Community College in Oregon, many opportunistic Democrats including President Obama have adhered to the liberal doctrine, never let a serious crisis go to waste, to push for increasingly draconian gun control measures, instead of focusing on those very gun control policies that have repeatedly failed rendering students all across America defenseless targets for deranged murderers.

“Liberal …

By Press Release | October 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

From the Arizona Republican Assembly:

The Arizona Republican Assembly (AzRA) has announced its “strong opposition” to the election of Kevin McCarthy as the Speaker of the US House of Representatives as a replacement for recently resigned Speaker John Boehner, according to AzRA President Thayer Verschoor.

“There are several candidates that represent the values of the Republican Platform and the U.S Constitution and will preserve, protect and perpetuate those values,” he said noting the Republican delegation was scheduled to meet …

By Press Release | October 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

From the office of Governor Doug Ducey:

Governor Doug Ducey today announced a new two-track initiative through the Arizona Department of Water Resources to help ensure the certainty and vitality of Arizona’s water supply long into the future

The initiative, which is based off of and continues the work published in the 2014 Strategic Vision for Water Supply Sustainability Report, involves two tracks. The first will be to identify and prioritize the 22 planning areas identified in the report, beginning …

By Press Release | October 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

From the Office of Governor Doug Ducey:

How A 25-Year-Old Heavy Metal Guitarist From Arizona Discovered Water On Mars

Five years ago, as a University of Arizona undergraduate Ojha was examining photos taken by a high-powered camera that orbits Mars when he noticed mysterious, dark streaks cascading down the sides of Martian hills.

The Arizona Republic, September 29, 2015

Roosevelt Row Named Phoenix’s First ‘Great Place’

Roosevelt Row became Phoenix’s first “great …

By Press Release | October 2, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Pierre Ciric, a New York attorney, has filed legal challenges with two French Government agencies against international wiretaps by French intelligence agencies over submarine cables since 2008.  The two commissions are the « National Commission for the Control of Security Intercepts » (« Commission Nationale de Contrôle des Interceptions de Sécurité » or « CNCIS ») and the « National Commission for Information Systems and Liberties (« Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertés » or « CNIL »).

These wiretaps were recently …

By Press Release | September 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
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From Senate President Andy Biggs:

“The much-hyped education funding plan from Democrats in the Legislature is out, and to say I am underwhelmed would be an understatement. I don’t think it’s fair to other plans to even call this a ‘plan’.

The bulk of the money in their concept is based on the hope that revenues will continue to grow at a level of $250 million or more for the next seven years. Nothing new or creative here; just project …

By Press Release | September 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
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From the Office of Governor Doug Ducey:

Governor Doug Ducey today announced the appointments of Alison Bachus, Greg Como, Kerstin LeMaire, Joshua Rogers, Howard Sukenic and Roy Charles (“Chuck”) Whitehead to the Maricopa County Superior Court.

Alison Bachus currently works as senior counsel for the Federal Bureau of Prisons. Previously, she worked as an assistant U.S. attorney, clerked for Chief Judge Stephen McNamee of the U.S. District Court of Arizona and counseled veterans at the U.S. Department of Veterans …

By Press Release | September 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
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From the Office of the Governor Doug Ducey:

Road trips: Five Must-See Places In Arizona

Scott Craven of The Arizona Republic shares inside tips on five must-see places in the Arizona.

USA TODAY, September 25, 2015

Phoenix Readies For College Football Playoff Title Game Events

Organizers are planning a “Championship Campus” in downtown Phoenix with a mix of free concerts and ticketed events over four days leading up to the game, set for …

By Press Release | September 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

From the Office of Governor Doug Ducey:

Mexico to open trade office in Phoenix

The new ProMéxico office aims to encourage Mexican exports and attract investment to the country, perennially the largest foreign buyer of Arizona goods and services.

The Arizona Republic, September 14, 2015

Cactus League, Spring Training brings $800 million annually to Arizona economy

A new study released Thursday shows the Cactus League brings $800 million annually into Arizona’s economy, including $544 million from tourists.

In …

By Press Release | September 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

From the Office of Arizona Governor Doug Ducey:

ASU Named Most Innovative University In The Country
“Arizona State University has been named the most innovative school among national universities by U.S. News & World Report, a popular survey that ranks universities in a number of categories.”
“ASU President Michael Crow has pushed innovation and entrepreneurship as one of the core tenets of his vision for the university.”
“In his book published earlier this year, “Designing the New American University,” Crow writes that universities will have to …