Doug Ducey

June 22, 2021

Arizona: $2 Million Funding for Tucson Water Treatment Plant

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey and the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality today announced $2 million in state funding to help Tucson Water restart a treatment plant that was forced to shut down because of severe groundwater contamination. The new state funding will fast-track efforts to bring the Tucson Airport Remediation Plant...

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June 17, 2021

Arizona Governor: Trade Relationship with Mexico

NOGALES, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey traveled to Nogales to highlight the strong trade relationship between Arizona and Mexico and celebrate the grand opening of Chamberlain Distributing’s new 60,000 square foot refrigerated facility. The Governor also participated in an economic roundtable with 17 business and community leaders from Santa Cruz County and...

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June 17, 2021

Arizona Governor: Monsoon Awareness Week

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey proclaimed this week, June 13 – 19, Monsoon Awareness Week in Arizona to highlight the importance of staying safe during monsoon season and to spread awareness of the challenges of extreme weather conditions. “Arizona’s monsoon season can be dangerous, and we want to encourage all Arizonans to...

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June 17, 2021

Arizona’s Tax Plan

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Not only is Arizona’s economy open — it’s booming.  Unlike other states, we never did a lockdown.  Arizona focused on personal responsibility and a balanced approach to the pandemic, which resulted in increased economic growth. Our population continues to grow, and the state is attracting employers of various industries. ...

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June 16, 2021

Arizona Governor: Order To Protect Access To Public Universities

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey issued an Executive Order protecting access to Arizona’s public universities and community colleges for all students. Under the Executive Order, students cannot be mandated to take the COVID-19 vaccine or submit COVID-19 vaccination documents. Students also cannot be mandated to be tested or wear masks in order...

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June 15, 2021

Arizona Governor: Investment To Fight Wildfires

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey and State Legislative Leaders announced a special session to invest $100 million to combat and prevent wildfires, equip firefighters and communities with the resources they need, and prepare for after effects such as flooding and mudslides. The Arizona Legislature will convene for the special session tomorrow, June...

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June 11, 2021

Arizona Governor: Legislative Session In Response To Wildfires

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey announced an upcoming special session of the Arizona Legislature to ensure our state has the resources needed to combat this season’s wildfires and address potentially deadly after effects like flooding. Governor Ducey will be working with legislative leadership, local communities and state fire professionals on specifics with...

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June 11, 2021

Arizona & Texas Governors Request Support For Border Security

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey and Greg Abbott today urgently requested all U.S. governors to send available law enforcement resources to their states along the U.S.-Mexico border as illegal border crossings, apprehensions and unaccompanied migrant children in federal custody increase. In a joint letter from Governors Ducey and Abbott, fellow governors were...

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June 10, 2021

Arizona Governor: CP Technologies Opening In Prescott

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey welcomed a new manufacturing company to Arizona by traveling to Prescott for the grand opening of its new headquarters after relocating from California. CP Technologies is expected to create more than 200 jobs over the next two years and have additional economic impacts on Yavapai County. “Arizona’s...

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June 10, 2021

Arizona Governor Concerns To Protect Migrant & Foster Children

Governor Ducey Calls For Federal Action To Protect Vulnerable Migrant And Foster Children PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey expressed significant concerns about the safety of unaccompanied minors crossing the border and the risks they face because of insufficient federal oversight. In a letter to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services...

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June 9, 2021

Arizona: Emergency Declarations In Response to Telegraph, Mescal Fires

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey today issued two Declarations of Emergency in response to the Telegraph and Mescal Fires in Pinal and Gila Counties, making available up to $400,000 for response efforts. The State of Emergency follows the Governor’s June 6 request to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for a Fire...

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June 7, 2021

Arizona: Applications For Navajo County Superior Court Vacancy

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Applications are being accepted for a vacancy on the Superior Court in Navajo County that will be created by the retirement of Judge Ralph Hatch. The Office of the Governor will review applications and interview selected applicants for the vacancy, and Governor Doug Ducey will appoint the new judge...

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