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Mesa Mayor on innovation and improving Arizona's economy
Mesa Mayor Scott Smith said Arizona needs to prepare to deepen its fiscal strength when the economy fully recovers. He said the state has relied too much on growth to take it out of economic struggles.Mayor Smith also supports the votes of Republican State Senators who sided with Governor Jan Brewer and Democrats in favor of Medicaid expansion.