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Ducey to drop stay-at-home order (access required)

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Gov. Doug Ducey said Tuesday that he will allow his stay-at-home order to expire and signaled that Arizona is one step closer to beginning to reopen its economy. Saying that the state has met the White House’s gating criteria to ...

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Arizona Capitol Times has set up this one-stop page for all the COVID-19 news our staff has covered. We plan to update this page every day at 10 a.m. with the latest from Arizona Department of Health Services, Gov. Doug ...

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Q&A with Governor Doug Ducey (access required)

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This year is Gov. Doug Ducey’s sixth legislative session and, although it’s an election year – but not for him personally, he said he’s not thinking about what his legacy will be because there’s still more work to do.

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Prescott Republican aims anew at hiking gas tax

Gov. Doug Ducey, center, promotes the widening of I-17, Arizona's main highway connecting Northern Arizona to metro Phoenix. Rep. Noel Campbell, R-Prescott, (immediately behind the governor) is pushing to hike the gas tax.

Rep. Noel Campbell, R-Prescott, said Sept. 26 he hopes to convince colleagues that the revenue from the current levy – about $750 million a year – is insufficient to meet the state’s’ needs, both for building new roads and maintaining current ones. He argued it’s simple math – the tax rate hasn’t changed since 1991.

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