Arizona

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Woman joins Senate GOP leadership, 1st in years

WASHINGTON — The Latest on congressional Republicans‘ leadership elections (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Senate Republicans are welcoming the first woman to their leadership team in years, with Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst winning a down-ballot spot as the party tries to address the optics of its side being dominated by men. Ernst on Wednesday called … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Woman joins Senate GOP leadership, 1st in years

Arizona News: Governor Ducey Announces Retirement Of AHCCCS Director Tom Betlach

Betlach To Retire After A Distinguished 27-Year Career In Public Service To Arizona PHOENIX, AZ — Arizona Governor Doug Ducey yesterday announced that Thomas Betlach, director of the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS), will retire in January 2019, after 27 years of distinguished service to the state of Arizona.  Mr. Betlach led Arizona’s … Continue reading Arizona News: Governor Ducey Announces Retirement Of AHCCCS Director Tom Betlach

Crayola Experience to Open Summer 2019 in Chandler, Arizona

  CHANDLER, Ariz./ Oct. 30, 2018 (STL.News)– The High Tech Oasis is getting a huge splash of Crayola color. The iconic family brand announced at a press conference today that it will open a Crayola Experience at Chandler Fashion Center next summer. This is the fifth location for the popular family attraction, which also has … Continue reading Crayola Experience to Open Summer 2019 in Chandler, Arizona

Arizona News: Tucson Man, Patrick Michael Winker, Indicted in Sexual Exploitation of Minors and Luring Case

TUCSON, AZ – Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced a State Grand Jury indicted Patrick Michael Winkler in a sexual exploitation of children case.  The indictment includes ten counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor, four counts of Luring a Minor for Sexual Exploitation, three counts of Unlawful Age Misrepresentation, and one count of Failure … Continue reading Arizona News: Tucson Man, Patrick Michael Winker, Indicted in Sexual Exploitation of Minors and Luring Case

Arizona News: New report shows three times more men than women commit suicide in Arizona

PHOENIX, AZ – A new report from the ASU Center for Violence Prevention and Community Safety and the Arizona Violent Death Reporting System details suicides in Arizona, examining the characteristics of the victims and the circumstances of their deaths. ASU researchers analyzed all suicides in Arizona for the year 2016. Men were more than three … Continue reading Arizona News: New report shows three times more men than women commit suicide in Arizona

Missouri News: Missouri AG Josh Hawley Files Amicus Brief Opposing Mandated Government Subsidization of Discriminatory Boycotts Against Israel

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley and eight other states today filed an amicus brief in the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit supporting Arizona’s motion to stay a preliminary injunction against an Arizona law that prohibits the State from entering into procurement contracts with businesses that boycott Israel. … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri AG Josh Hawley Files Amicus Brief Opposing Mandated Government Subsidization of Discriminatory Boycotts Against Israel

Arizona News: Jason Siebert-Thomas Sentenced to 4.5 years in Prison for Using Credit Cards of Deceased Individuals

PHOENIX, AZ – Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced Jason Siebert-Thomas, who admitted to using credit cards of deceased individuals, will spend more than four years in prison. On October 3, 2018, the Honorable Judge Douglas Gerlach sentenced Jason Siebert-Thomas to 4.5 years in the Arizona Department of Corrections, followed by three years of supervised … Continue reading Arizona News: Jason Siebert-Thomas Sentenced to 4.5 years in Prison for Using Credit Cards of Deceased Individuals