Stories tagged: "ducey"

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Lockdowns Work: Navajo Nation Sees Drop in COVID Cases as the Rest of Arizona Spikes

Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez confirmed they will continue their 57-hour weekend lockdowns for at least three more weeks.

‘There Is No Playbook:’ Bars and Clubs Are Mighty Angry at Ducey

Club owners criticized by Gov. Ducey for lax social distancing enforcement say they’re doing everything they can to slow the spread.

Arizona Republican Gov. Doug Ducey removes his face covering as he prepares to speak about the latest coronavirus data at a news conference Thursday, June 25, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, Pool)
Ducey Admits the COVID Spread in AZ Is Going to Get Worse — Then Does Nothing

The governor admitted that Arizona was still in its first wave of the coronavirus, and scolded businesses owners who weren't following reopening guidelines.

BREAKING: Ducey Will Now Allow Mayors to Implement Mask Mandates

Arizona mayors are free to make wearing face masks to slow the spread of coronavirus a mandatory requirement, Gov. Doug Ducey said Wednesday.

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Gov. Ducey Isn’t Following His Own Advice On Wearing Masks In Public

Arizona’s governor encourages the public to wear protective masks in public but is rarely seen following his own advice.

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Arizona Attorney General to Ducey: Do Something About Police Reform — Now

In his letter, Brnovich called for independent investigations of officer-involved shootings and mandated deescalation training.

Arizona National Guardsmen disembark from military vehicles near the Arizona Capitol on Tuesday, June 2, 2020, in Phoenix, where there have been several days of protests over the death of George Floyd, who died May 25 after being restrained by Minneapolis police.
Hundreds More National Guard Troops Descend on Arizona After Trump’s Call for Violence Against Protesters

Lawmakers say Trump's call for "an overwhelming law enforcement presence" will only lead to more violence against protesters.