A cut in lifetime eligibility for a program called Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, or TANF, basically cash assistance, has created a shortfall at the agency that oversees social service programs.
International accounting firm Pricewaterhouse Coopers recently projected a $32 billion market for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle use in the agriculture industry. In Yuma County, farmers have already begun utilizing UAV or “drone” technology in the fields.
When it comes to child poverty rates, Arizona numbers run counter to national trends. The latest state statistics show a higher percentage of children in rural communities live in poverty than their urban counterparts.
Prosecutors decided earlier this year there was no reasonable likelihood of convicting Tom Horne on felony charges, and the statute of limitations on misdemeanor charges had passed after allegations he used his office staff to work on a failed 2014 re-election campaign.