The recount was automatically triggered because the difference between State Senate President Andy Biggs and former Go Daddy executive Christine Jones is less than one tenth of 1 percent of their combined vote total.
The survey done this past week for NBC and the Wall Street Journal by the Marist College Institute for Public Opinion shows the five-term incumbent Republican with a 57-38 percent lead over his challenger.
Air Force officials say if the shortage isn't addressed soon, in 18 months there won't be enough fighter pilots to fill combat front-line squadrons. Arizona's Luke Air Force Base has been tapped to help solve the fighter pilot problem.
Arizona’s grocery stores are at a three-year high for the amount of food sent to grocers, according to the latest numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau, which show $7 billion in foods shipped to stores in 2014. That’s up from $6.3 billion in both 2013 and 2012.
At the annual Arizona Farmer+Chef Connection conference, nonprofit advocacy group Local First Arizona connects our state’s food producers with suppliers. “We actually started our business at Arizona Farmer+Chef Connection,” said Emma Zimmerman, business manager of Hayden Flour Mills in Queen Creek.
In Tempe, the Graffiti Abatement program works to keep neighborhoods and streets free of graffiti and unlicensed posters and stickers. Today, we step into a day-on-the-job cleaning up graffiti with Phillip Chandler.
The concept of early voting has been embraced by 37 states, including Arizona. By most accounts, it’s been a success—at least to the extent that it increases scheduling flexibility for people who really want to make sure they vote.