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Biden’s Plan Could Wipe Out Student Loan Debt for Over 293,000 Arizonans

Canceling $10,000 in federal student loan debt per borrower would completely wipe out student debt for nearly 300,000 Arizonans.

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Arizona Law Enforcement Braces for Demonstrations Ahead of Inauguration Day

The FBI said they have not received any “specific and substantiated” threats in the days leading to Biden’s inauguration.

Julian Rosales poses for a portrait dressed as then-candidate Mark Kelly for Halloween on the last day of early voting at Fowler Elementary Early Voting Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Kelly went on to win his bid for US Senate, and was sworn in on Dec. 2, 2020.
Though Not the ‘Blue Wave’ They Hoped for, Arizona Democrats Made Gains in 2020

While they grabbed the top two races on the ballot, Democrats made smaller gains in state, local, and congressional races.

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Meet Joe Biden’s Healthcare Team Who Will Be Charged With Ending the Pandemic

Biden nominated Xavier Becerra and several other officials to a healthcare team tasked with overseeing the nation’s pandemic response.

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Immigrants Rights Activist Says Changes to Citizenship Test Meant to Discourage Immigration

The new test doubles the number of questions from 10 to 20, and expands the pool of questions that could be included on any test from the current 100 to 128

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That’s Awkward: Trump Touts Arizona Election Review That Won’t Happen

Trump attacked Gov. Doug Ducey for certifying the state's election results and even appeared to call him during the certification proceedings.

President-elect Joe Biden, accompanied by Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, speaks about economic recovery at The Queen theater, Monday, Nov. 16, 2020, in Wilmington, Del. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Biden Warns ‘More People May Die’ Due to Trump’s Refusal to Start Transition

Delaying preparations to transfer power to President-elect Biden could delay everything from vaccine distribution to economic aid.