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Governor Raul Castro. Photo taken in 1974. Copyright 1996 The Arizona Daily Star

April 10, 2015 2:00 pm
Ducey: Arizona should keep Common Core standards — for now

Ducey: Arizona should keep Common Core standards — for now

Ducey says he does not support House-passed legislation to drop the standards.

March 23, 2015 9:59 am Related Loading…
Ducey ready to sign more tax-cutting legislation

Ducey ready to sign more tax-cutting legislation

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.

March 12, 2015 1:33 pm Related Loading…
Misguided federal regulations hurt disabled people, Ducey says

Misguided federal regulations hurt disabled people, Ducey says

Ducey stopped in Oro Valley and the University of Arizona during his tour on Tuesday.

March 11, 2015 7:00 pm Photos

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Ducey says schools chief acted illegally

Ducey says schools chief acted illegally

Cannot fire 2 Arizona Board of Education staff members, governor says.

February 12, 2015 7:28 pm Photos

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Ducey to abortion foes: Help needy kids

Ducey to abortion foes: Help needy kids

Ducey linked his plea with his effort to "fix" the state Department of Child Safety.

February 11, 2015 12:43 pmLoading…
Ducey: Stop citing Arizona's Uber, Lyft drivers

Ducey: Stop citing Arizona's Uber, Lyft drivers

The state had pursued drivers for offering rides for pay without meeting mandated legal requirements.

January 29, 2015 9:30 am Photos

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Ducey drops plan to fund veterans' cemeteries

Ducey drops plan to fund veterans' cemeteries

Governor scraps idea to use donations for disabled vets to fund cemeteries.

January 20, 2015 4:30 pmLoading…
Ducey budget plan cut to University of Arizona: $21M

Ducey budget plan cut to University of Arizona: $21M

The University of Arizona cut is part of a $75 million package of proposed cuts to the state's public university system.

January 16, 2015 3:42 pm Photos

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$9.1B Ducey budget plan reduces university funding

$9.1B Ducey budget plan reduces university funding

Ducey's nearly $9.1 billion spending plan also cuts funding to promote tourism and dips into other state funds.

January 16, 2015 2:54 pmLoading…
Arizona students must pass civics test to graduate

Arizona students must pass civics test to graduate

The new graduation requirement begins with the current crop of sophomores.

January 15, 2015 7:00 pmLoading…
Inauguration brings wholesale change to state hierarchy

Inauguration brings wholesale change to state hierarchy

A host of state officials was sworn in Monday.

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Ducey inaugural speech: Higher taxes off the table

Ducey inaugural speech: Higher taxes off the table

Details on how Arizona's new governor will deal with the economy to be spelled out in the Jan. 16, State of the State address.

January 05, 2015 12:15 pm Photos

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Brewer gives bonuses to 22 staffers amid budget crunch

Brewer gives bonuses to 22 staffers amid budget crunch

Governor's 10 top aides each received $10,000.

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Arizona lawmakers face host of issues in 2015

Arizona lawmakers face host of issues in 2015

School finance, budget, campaign finance top list of things to do.

December 31, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Brewer seeks down time after 3 decades in politics

Brewer seeks down time after 3 decades in politics

Her political career started with a 1982 run for the state House.

December 28, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Ducey won't rescind tax cuts to balance budget

Ducey won't rescind tax cuts to balance budget

Gov.-elect plans accounting maneuvers, borrowing to ‘balance’ Ariz. budget. 

November 17, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
Ducey seeking donations to gubernatorial transition effort

Ducey seeking donations to gubernatorial transition effort

He's also asking for funds to cover ceremonial parts of his inauguration.

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To Gov.-elect: Focus on economy, not social issues

New governor must reach out to Tucson.

November 08, 2014 5:10 pmLoading…

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