When it comes to being able to follow the money, Arizona does reasonably well. That’s according to the 2016 edition of a government spending transparency report compiled by the Arizona Public Interest Research Group Education Fund.
Rep. Randall Friese, D-Tucson, pointed out that Arizona law says it's a crime to bring a weapon into a public building if there is a no-guns sign at the door. And there is such as sign at the Arizona House.
Sonora and Arizona governments have stepped up efforts to protect the delicate environmental balance of the border region. One area of mutual concern is the Santa Cruz river that runs in and out of both Mexico and the U.S.
Glendale police and firefighters had to find ways to cut corners without reducing services during the Great Recession. With the economy improving, a consulting company says it’s time to start rebuilding those departments.
KidsCare, Arizona’s Children’s Health Insurance Program, has been frozen since January 1, 2010. Monday, supporters gathered at the Capitol to rally together and urge lawmakers and Gov. Doug Ducey to lift the freeze.