With initiative petitions due today, Steve Chucri of the Arizona Restaurant and Hospitality Association is gearing up to convince voters to quash an initiative that would boost the state's minimum wage to $12 an hour by 2020.
As the official leader of the American Embassy in Mexico, Jacobson delivered her first public speech at her residence in the upscale neighborhood of Las Lomas, in Mexico City, highlighting the strong bonds between both countries.
Gov. Ducey said he’s hoping to curb what he considers the influence of special interests with an order eliminating the ability of state agencies to spend public money on contract lobbyists. A political expert says it could be a "political stunt" or meaningful change.
After warning it would have to shut down - at least temporarily - if it was unable to raise $2 million by last Friday, the Arizona Theatre Company says a matching pledge has allowed it to extend its fundraising deadline.
Health officials say it's federal employees from ICE working at the detention center refusing to be vaccinated or to show they were already immunized against the potentially deadly disease that are fueling the virus. And now, health officials believe staff are exposing their own family members to the virus.
Concerns over interactions between the police and the public have led many police departments to consider body cameras. However, many face funding shortages and must devise other means to purchase the equipment, especially in rural areas.