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5 Things Arizona: Q&A with Will Humble, Budget proposal, Health policy update

| Jan 28, 2021 | Arizona

I just finished pulling the data on item 4 below. It's always a downer to see the hard data that is self-reported and to look at the objective numbers of the state of our economy. It has been one year and 2 days since the first COVID case was found in Arizona....[ Read More ]

Health care funding in Arizona's budget

Sara Gentzler | May 29, 2019 | Arizona

The nearly $12 billion Arizona budget for Fiscal Year 2020 earned approval from the full Legislature on the 134th day of what was supposed to be a 100-day session. The bill was transmitted to the governor Monday, May 27. The budget, as approved, allocates over $1.7 billion from the General...[ Read More ]

Arizona Governor signs veteran suicide bill into law

Emily Viles | Apr 19, 2019 | Arizona

On Wednesday, Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey signed a bill that promises to develop new policies related to veteran suicide reporting. The bill seeks to create more detailed practices around reporting veteran suicides in the hopes of reducing suicide rates.     Currently, the federal government reports on the number of...[ Read More ]

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey issues executive order to increase protections for people with disabilities

Sara Gentzler | Feb 8, 2019 | Arizona

Hacienda HealthCare has been making local and national headlines since over a month ago, when an "incapacitated" patient under the hospital's care gave birth. Since the initial news broke, a nurse at the facility was charged with sexual assault and, eventually, Hacienda HealthCare announced it would shut down the facility. A tense...[ Read More ]