Arizona Industrial Commission

Sep 14, 2021

Inflation drives minimum wage raise

Workers at the bottom of the Arizona wage scale appear to be in line for a pay hike of $26 a week.

Jul 2, 2019

Industrial commission hears input on proposal to prevent overpriced medication

The Arizona Industrial Commission met July 1 to hear public comment on proposed changes to this years fee schedule that are intended to prevent doctors from over prescribing opioids and prescribing more expensive medications for profit.

May 10, 2019

Firefighters say cities are breaking workers’ comp law

In 2017, the Legislature passed a bill to expand the list of cancers that are legally presumed to be a result of firefighters’ workplace conditions. HB2161 sailed out of both chambers with nearly unanimous support from lawmakers who sought to protect firefighters across Arizona from the financial burden of diseases such as leukemia, melanoma and testicular cancer, among others.

Secretary of State-elect Katie Hobbs (Photo by Katie Campbell/Arizona Capitol Times)
Dec 7, 2018

Hobbs not inclined to play governor when Ducey’s away

When Doug Ducey crosses state lines, it will be “Governor Katie Hobbs” to you.