The fight involved a faction led by a member of the infamous Zetas drug cartel.
Some local officials call it an overly aggressive attempt to exert control over them.
The budget proposal also seeks to add another 2,000 beds to house inmates.
He touts a new Arizona Department of Public Safety unit called the Border Strike Force.
Ducey says it's his right to demand there be no refugees here — and his statement — is not limited to Syrians.
Unlikely legislators will approve that plan.
Those working outside military installations directed to carry firearms.
Governor Raul Castro. Photo taken in 1974. Copyright 1996 The Arizona Daily Star
Ducey to the state Board of Regents he prefers to focus on results.
Ducey says he does not support House-passed legislation to drop the standards.
PHOENIX — Gov. Doug Ducey said today he intends to sign legislation cutting millions more in taxes even as he signs a budget that cuts millions of dollars from education and social programs.
Ducey stopped in Oro Valley and the University of Arizona during his tour on Tuesday.
Cannot fire 2 Arizona Board of Education staff members, governor says.
Ducey linked his plea with his effort to "fix" the state Department of Child Safety.
The state had pursued drivers for offering rides for pay without meeting mandated legal requirements.
Governor scraps idea to use donations for disabled vets to fund cemeteries.
The University of Arizona cut is part of a $75 million package of proposed cuts to the state's public university system.
Ducey's nearly $9.1 billion spending plan also cuts funding to promote tourism and dips into other state funds.
The new graduation requirement begins with the current crop of sophomores.
A host of state officials was sworn in Monday.