Governor's Office

Nov 5, 2019

Ducey urges Arizonans to heed travel advisories to Mexico

Gov. Doug Ducey is urging Arizonans to heed advisories about travel into Mexico even as he heads off to a conference in Hermosillo.

Oct 22, 2019

Ducey says fix needed to address rare situations like Petersen’s

Arizona needs some sort of law or procedure to oust elected county officials as necessary, Gov. Doug Ducey said Tuesday.

Oct 14, 2019

Kainoa Spenser: ‘Eyes both open and looking’

The path to the eighth floor of the Executive Tower was a longer, rougher one than Kainoa Spenser expected.

Oct 2, 2019

Ducey attacks character of judge who ruled against him

Upset with his ruling on education funding, Gov. Doug Ducey is taking the unusual step of lashing out at a federal judge appointed by a Republican president and calling on him to resign.

Sep 24, 2019

Governor not in favor of banning flavored vaping liquids

Gov. Doug Ducey said he believes that banning flavored nicotine-laced vaping liquids may not be a good idea.

Sep 19, 2019

Ducey sees no need to add gays to protected classes

Gov. Doug Ducey won’t support extending state laws to prohibit discrimination against individuals based on their sexual orientation. “I’m against discrimination in all its forms,” the governor said Thursday. But Ducey said he does not think it’s necessary to provide people who are gay the same legal protections that exist for already established protected classes. [&h[...]

Aug 29, 2019

Governor, Phoenix mayor urge getting federally approved ID

Gov. Doug Ducey says he already has his. Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego admits she does not.

Aug 23, 2019

Time for change in vacation rental law, Ducey says

Acknowledging it hasn't quite worked as promoted, Gov. Doug Ducey wants to take a new look at legislation he signed three years ago that pretty much stripped cities of their ability to regulate vacation rentals.

Aug 23, 2019

Ducey urges Tucson to reject sanctuary city ballot measure

Gov. Doug Ducey has added his voice to those urging Tucson residents to reject a ballot measure to declare the community a ``sanctuary city.''

Aug 22, 2019

Partnership allows people to drink a beer to save a deer

It's officially called "Cheers to Arizona Wildlife.''

Aug 6, 2019

House minority leader calls for special session on gun control

With two mass shootings fresh on people's minds the top state House Democrat wants a special session to debate -- and presumably enact -- a series of gun control measures.

Jul 30, 2019

Ducey denies he ordered Nike incentives withdrawn

Gov. Doug Ducey denied Tuesday that he unilaterally ordered the Commerce Authority to rescind a $1 million incentive that had been offered to Nike to locate a manufacturing plant in Goodyear.