Officials from the U.S. Census Bureau are preparing for a data collection test in Maricopa County next year. They’ll reach out to 1.6 million homes in the Valley in an attempt to try out new technology and management practices.
Congress today voted to approve the National Defense Authorization Act, which funds the Defense Department. More than a thousand pages into that bill is a provision authorizing a land exchange, which would allow a mining company to drill for Copper near Superior.
State officials in Utah have gotten final approval to enforce evictions on seven homes in Warren Jeffs' polygamous sect. Families have until the end of the day to file court objections or pay an occupancy fee.