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The good and bad news about cancer in Arizona

Posted by   /  August 27, 2017  /  By Phil Riske, Featured News, Government and Politics, Health Care  /  No Comments

Despite its low cancer rate, Arizona was ranked 32nd in the nation in the quality of overall healthcare By Phil Riske | Senior Reporter/Writer You are unusual if you haven’t been touched by cancer. This year about 564,800 Americans are expected to die of cancer —more than 1,500 people a day. Cancer is the second […]

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[VIDEO] 20 Cities in 20 Days: Guadalupe mayor wants to breathe new life into one of Arizona’s smallest towns

Posted by   /  August 16, 2017  /  Real Estate  /  No Comments

3TV | CBS 5 By Yetta Gibson | AZFamily GUADALUPE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) – Guadalupe is one of the smallest towns in the state, unique for its Native American and Hispanic cultures, nestled between the cities of Mesa and Tempe. The new mayor of Guadalupe, Valerie Molina, wants to revitalize the town, bring it to life. […]

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Indian Child Welfare Act harms Native American children through separate and unequal set of rules, new Goldwater Institute paper argues

Posted by   /  August 10, 2017  /  Courts/Law, Family Law, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

Goldwater Institute Phoenix—A federal law intended to protect Native American children does more harm than good because its substandard rules deny them equal protection, a new Goldwater Institute paper explains. In the paper, Escaping the ICWA Penalty Box: In Defense of Equal Protection for Indian Children, Goldwater Institute Vice President for Litigation Timothy Sandefur delves into […]

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Gaming compact amendment could settle Glendale casino dispute

Posted by   /  November 21, 2016  /  Featured News, Government and Politics  /  No Comments

By Jeremy Duda | Arizona Capitol Times A proposed amendment to Native American nations’ gaming compacts with the state could end a years-long dispute over the Tohono O’odham’s controversial casino in Glendale, but the tribe has not yet agreed to any changes, even as 10 others signed new agreements with Gov. Doug Ducey. Under the […]

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