education governor

In this April 12, 2017, file photo, Democrat David Garcia announces his run for Arizona governor at the state Capitol in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Bob Christie, File)
Jun 15, 2018

Garcia makes ‘dramatic tilt’ left in run for governor

In his gubernatorial bid, David Garcia is running to the left of where he was four years ago when, as the more mainstream candidate in the general election, he garnered some Republican support.

Gov. Doug Ducey (Photo by Katie Campbell/Arizona Capitol Times)
May 29, 2018

Wrap up with Doug Ducey

Gov. Doug Ducey finished the last session of his first term in office with a bang, overseeing a budget process that he threw a bomb into mid-session, all in an effort to avoid a historic teacher strike.

Gov. Doug Ducey
Jun 2, 2017

Wrap up with Doug Ducey

In the end, Gov. Doug Ducey got nearly everything he wanted – slightly more money for teachers, a huge university bonding plan and several controversial education programs like universal vouchers and performance funding for schools.