Economy


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McSally Didn’t Want To Send Millions in Federal Aid To Small-Town Arizona. They Got It Anyway.

The aid was dispersed weeks after Arizona’s junior senator said local governments would be seen as “cash cows” for accepting relief funds.

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Arizonans Making Less Than $25,000 per Year Hardest Hit by Pandemic

Arizona's working class is feeling the financial strains of the coronavirus pandemic much more deeply than those making six figures, according to recent polling.

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Gov. Ducey Promised Rental Eviction Help But Few Arizona Renters Are Actually Seeing It

The governor pledged $5 million to help renters avoid eviction, but applicants are saying they have had trouble getting any sort of financial help.

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IN PHOTOS: What Happens When A Restaurant Reopens During A Pandemic

Restaurants — big and small — had to quickly adapt during social distancing to offer either delivery, take-out, or both. Here's how the reopening looks like.

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Poll: Economy Now More Important Than Immigration For Arizona Voters

This is the first time immigration has not been among Arizona's top three issues since OHPI began asking the question in early 2016.

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SURVEY: Latino Families And Businesses Say CARES Act Left Them Behind

I’ve worked with hundreds of businesses and I can count on one hand how many businesses have been approved and actually received those funds.”

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Democrats Raise National Security Concerns Over Proposed Taiwanese Factory in Arizona

While many Arizonans are celebrating the announcement as an economic win for the state, these three senators have concerns. Here's why.