Mexico’s elected leaders are considering a proposal that supporters say could take away some profits for drug cartels. The Mexico City government is reviewing a measure that could legalize marijuana sales in the capital.
During her time as the state’s chief executive, Gov. Jan Brewer has pushed for policies she thinks will make Arizona more business-friendly. One of her proposals currently moving through the legislature would get rid of a tax that brings in millions of dollars to the state.
Voters in Arizona and the Rocky Mountain West want their public lands protected and say the positions of candidates on conservation and land use could decide who gets their vote in the November elections.
In medical school, healthy eating hasn't been part of the curriculum despite its importance in preventing disease and premature death, but now, student doctors are learning to prescribe healthy eating.