Stories tagged: "Mayor Kate Gallego"


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Mayors to Ducey: Can You Please Do Something—Anything—About COVID-19?

Mayors across Arizona called for Gov. Doug Ducey to take “decisive state action" and implement a statewide mask mandate.

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UPDATED: A Running List of All the Officials Telling Ducey to Require Masks in Public

COVID-19 cases in Arizona dropped 75% once cities like Phoenix were allowed to implement laws requiring that masks be worn in public.

Mayor Kate Gallego
Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego Stresses Social Distancing to ‘Flatten the Curve’

The Mayor is cautiously optimistic about how Arizonans will get through the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Phoenix Just Voted to Give More Power to Civilians Overseeing Police

Activists who have long worked to increase civilian oversight of police in Phoenix powered their way to a big win Tuesday night.