Doug Ducey

June 2, 2021

Arizona: Application Extension Of The Superior Court Judge

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey extended the deadline for applications for Judge of the Superior Court of Mohave County. The Governor will make the appointment to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Charles W. Gurtler, Jr. Applications will now be accepted until 5 p.m. on Friday, June 11, 2021. ...

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June 1, 2021

Arizona Governor: Flags At Half-Staff To Honor Ginarro New

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey ordered flags at all state buildings be lowered to half-staff until sunset today, June 1, 2021, to honor Phoenix Police Officer Ginarro New, who died from a car accident while on duty last night. “Officer Ginarro New of the Phoenix Police Department worked each day to protect Arizonans,”...

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May 28, 2021

Arizona: $550,000 Relief Fund for Mental Health Organizations

Governor Ducey Announces $550,000 From AZ Coronavirus Relief Fund To Support Mental Health Organizations PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey announced $550,000 from the AZ Coronavirus Relief Fund has been allocated to 13 organizations in Arizona that offer mental health support services for adults and children. As vaccinations increase across the country and...

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May 24, 2021

Arizona: Tribal-State Gaming Compact Amendment

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) The U.S. Department of Interior has given its approval to the amended tribal-state gaming compact, finalizing an agreement to modernize gaming in Arizona that was signed in April by Governor Doug Ducey and the state’s tribal leaders. “Gaming creates thousands of jobs for Arizonans, it generates tax revenue that...

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May 21, 2021

Arizona Governor Ducey Signs Bill Allowing To-Go Cocktails

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey today signed legislation allowing bars, liquor stores and restaurants to sell cocktails to-go, expanding opportunities for businesses across the state. “Businesses owners have shown that offering to-go beverages can be done responsibly and safely,” said Governor Ducey.  “House Bill 2773 will make sure restaurants and bars have...

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May 20, 2021

Arizona Recognizes Military Appreciation Month

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey declared May 2021 Military Appreciation Month to honor the sacrifices of our nation’s military personnel and their dedication to protecting our freedom and keeping Americans safe. “Arizona is grateful to the men and women in uniform who put their lives on the line to serve and protect...

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May 20, 2021

Arizona: Application Extension For Clerk In Mohave County

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey extended the deadline for applications for an interim appointment to fill the position of Mohave County Clerk of the Superior Court. Applications will now be accepted until 5 p.m. on Friday, June 4th, 2021.  A copy of the application and instructions for applying can be downloaded at...

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May 19, 2021

Arizona Governor: Legislation To Prevent Fentanyl Overdoses

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey signed legislation yesterday to exclude fentanyl testing products from the list of illegal drug paraphernalia, allowing those who use drugs or suffer from addiction to identify drugs that have been laced with the lethal narcotic. “Drug use claims far too many lives each year,” said Governor Ducey. ...

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May 19, 2021

Arizona & Sonora Governors Sign Water, Air Quality Agreement

Final Meeting For Leaders Of Arizona And Sonora PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey and Sonora Governor Claudia Pavlovich capped their close, six-year professional relationship by signing an agreement to secure the neighboring states’ water future and expand collaboration to monitor air quality. Meeting for the last time before Governor Pavlovich leaves office...

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May 14, 2021

Arizona Governor Orders Flags At Half-Staff For Memorial Day

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey ordered flags at all state buildings be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset tomorrow, Saturday, May 15, in honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day. “Arizona’s peace officers are on the frontlines every day serving our communities, protecting others and putting their lives on the line —...

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May 13, 2021

Arizona: Sierra Vista As The Hummingbird Capital Of Arizona

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey signed legislation to designate Sierra Vista as the official Hummingbird Capital of Arizona. “Arizona attracts millions of visitors from around the world each year,” said Governor Ducey.  “They come for our amazing weather, limitless recreation opportunities, our stunning landscapes and they come in droves to places like...

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May 12, 2021

Arizona Governor Ducey Signs Legislation To Protect Voters

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey signed legislation that builds on the state’s leadership in election integrity, protects Arizona voters and streamlines the way elections are conducted. “Arizona is a national leader when it comes to election integrity and access to the ballot box, and Senate Bill 1485 continues that legacy.  In 1992,...

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