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Arizona reaps jobs, funds from decades-long boom in federal contracting

Federal contract spending in Arizona grew more than three times faster than the national rate over the past 20 years, according to a Cronkite News Service analysis of government data.

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Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and White Mountain Apache Chairman Ronnie Lupe, center, after the sigining of a water-rights agreement. With them are, from left, Apache Council members Theresa Larzelere and Gregg Henry, former Arizona Sen. Jon Kyl , Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, D-Flagstaff, and Apache Council member Kino Torino. (Cronkite News Service photo by Evan Bell)

Feds, White Mountain Apaches sign ‘historic’ water-rights deal

The federal government and White Mountain Apache tribe signed a “historic” water-rights agreement Tuesday that the two sides said will guarantee water for the tribe and benefit Phoenix water users as well.