Arizona government

Does more or less political competition make a better government? Lawmakers are ringing the cards

Arizona Independent Constituency Commission October 28, 2021. Left to right: Shereen Lerner, Derrick Watchman, Erika Neuberg, David Mehl, Douglas York. More political competition between Republicans and Democrats running for the Arizona legislature means more choice for voters. Or maybe the result is a deadlock on Capitol Hill and an imbalanced …

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City Disputes Man Could Not Breathe During Fatal Arrest Attempt | National government and new policies

FILE – Mussallina Muhaymin, who filed a complaint against police officers in Phoenix over the 2017 death of her brother, Muhammad Abdul Muhaymin, as officers attempted to arrest him outside a community center, poses for a portrait on June 5 2020 in Phoenix. Phoenix City Council approved a $ 5 …

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Government officials introduce bill to make drinking water more accessible

Million dollar program to help families and businesses across the country WASHINGTON, DC (KYMA, KECY) – On November 30, Senators Mark Kelly (D-AZ) and James Risch (R-ID), along with Reps Ruben Gallego (D-AZ) and John Katko (R-NY) announced a bill to provide families and businesses with better access to drinking …

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REPEAT – MEDIA ADVISORY – Ford government plans to license tens of thousands of new long-term care bed licenses over 30 years to for-profit companies: new report to be released across Ontario with information local and provincial

TORONTO, Nov. 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Over the past year, the Ford government implemented a plan to allocate tens of thousands of long-term care beds to for-profit operators, among which those most horrific records during the pandemic. Rather than holding for-profit operators accountable for the horrors we continue to …

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Range of transportation projects expected to get US funding | National government and new policies

LAS VEGAS (AP) – Officials say Nevada’s share of new funding provided by recently approved federal infrastructure legislation will likely help fund a range of projects, including expanding the freeway system, improving public transport and new technologies to connect mobility systems. The state will receive $ 83.5 million in the …

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Arizona Anti-Mask Voucher Plan Faces Difficult Beginnings | National government and new policies

Interviews with parents show a difficult deployment of the program that Ducey continues to defend. It was built on a law the state Supreme Court struck down and sought to thwart public health recommendations designed to slow the spread of COVID-19. The High Court found that Parliament had illegally inserted …

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Questions Remain About GOP Election ‘Investigation’ | National government and new policies

Lahr described his experience as having conducted investigations and audits, developed “crucial information and intelligence” from “extensive, complicated and sensitive investigative research and multidisciplinary analysis”, both in the military. and as a subcontractor of the Ministry of Defense. When asked for details, he said most of them were confidential and …

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Phoenix Police and Fire Fighters Join Vaccine Rule Lawsuit | Government and Politics

By JONATHAN J. COOPER and BOB CHRISTIE Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) – Unions representing Phoenix police and firefighters have joined a lawsuit filed by the Arizona attorney general to strike down federal vaccine rules affecting millions of workers. Unions joined the case last week after the Phoenix city manager said …

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Dreaming of a better government

POLITICAL PURITY, JAMES BUCKLEY COURTESY PHOTOSColumnist James Buckley dreams of a world he would love, in which Senator Joe Manchin, DW. Va., Becomes Republican and Florida Governor Rick Ron DeSantis is elected President of the United States. I have a dream. I dream that the Democratic “Build Back Broke” plan …

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Benson Man Chosen As Arizona House Replacement | National government and new policies

PHOENIX (AP) – The Cochise County Supervisory Board has chosen a replacement for a Republican lawmaker who resigned last month. On Friday, the board chose Republican Lupe Diaz to replace Rep. Becky Nutt from three candidates they interviewed for the job. Diaz was born and raised in Bisbee and is …

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