Arizona moves to end Saudi farm’s groundwater deal to grow alfalfa

Gov. Katie Hobbs' administration announced two measures Monday to stop a controversial Saudi Arabian company from using groundwater in a state-owned basement in western Arizona to grow and export alfalfa. Hobbs said in a statement that the Arizona Land Department has canceled one of its leases in Fondomonte, Ariz., and will not renew the remaining […]

Jimmy Baker: Bold, foundational changes needed to grow and progress Alabama’s workforce

It's no surprise that Alabama's leaders are focused on increasing the state's workforce participation. Three-quarters of in-demand, livable-wage jobs now require a higher education qualification or higher.we at the Alabama Community College System believe that bold and fundamental change is needed, focusing on high school students and adults. We can deliver it to you. Our […]

Bold, foundational changes needed to grow and progress Alabama’s workforce

It's no surprise that Alabama's leaders are focused on increasing the state's workforce participation. Three-quarters of in-demand, livable-wage jobs now require a higher education qualification or higher.we at the Alabama Community College System believe that bold and fundamental change is needed, focusing on high school students and adults. We can deliver it to you. Our […]

Democrat suspicions grow about RFK Jr., Cornel West, No Labels

It’s not just concerns about some third-party presidential candidates that are making Democrats more concerned. They are also becoming more and more suspicious of the motives of those people. Supporters of President Biden see several threats looming beyond the Republicans themselves. Robert F. Kennedy Jr. is getting more attention than many Democrats expected in his […]

Here’s how the Northern Arizona cannabis sector continues to grow

According to recent statistics, combined adult and recreational cannabis sales in Arizona have reached more than $2.9 billion since recreational use was legalized in January 2021. In particular, northern Arizona has seen a growing legalized cannabis industry, resulting in more high-paying jobs in rural areas, more high-quality products in pharmacies across the state, and more […]

Can Phoenix grow without groundwater? Only if the price is right

Phoenix, Arizona faces not one but two water crises. About a third of the water in desert cities comes from people in distress. Colorado River. Cities will lose much of their supply in the coming years as rivers dry up and states face a crisis thanks to decades of severe drought caused by climate change. […]

Maricopa County to pay $8M for new printers as tech struggles grow | Politics

PHOENIX — After relying on retail-level printers to print hundreds of thousands of ballots on-the-spot and subsequently crippling county-wide Election Day, Maricopa County is planning a 2024 We plan to spend millions of dollars to buy a much larger, high performance printer per vote. place. × This page requires JavaScript. JavaScript is required to read […]

The Phoenix area can no longer grow on groundwater. What does this mean for Arizona?

Last week, Governor Hobbs and the Arizona Department of Water Resources (ADWR) released a new analysis of groundwater in the Phoenix metropolitan area.The news spread all over the country headline I question the potential for future development in this area. But what does this new analysis really mean for Arizona? What does this new analysis […]