The historic ruling making marriage between same-sex couples legal in Arizona has started to have wider effects. State health officials are looking into changes to vital records, and some people may now be able to carry a spouse of the same sex on a health plan offered by their company.
Being prepared for a large-scale disaster is not a new notion. In the days of the Cold War, many Americans built bomb shelters. While the threat of nuclear war may have diminished, the “prepper” culture remains.
A Latino voter registration group is projecting that more than 280,000 ballots will be cast by Arizona’s Latino voters in next week’s mid-term elections. That estimate was released Thursday as part of the “State of Arizona’s Latino Voters” report.