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Rep. Ben Toma Pledges To Support Congressional Term Limits

Arizona house Rep. Ben Toma (district 22) has committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the Term Limits Convention pledge. Rep. Toma was also a signer in 2017.

Telecommunications industry’s Q1 retained earnings up 5.1%

The telecommunications industry’s retained earnings in the first quarter of 2019 was up 5.1 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Furniture and home furnishings wholesalers report 8.2 percent increase in year-over-year May inventories

Inventories held by furniture and home furnishings wholesalers in May were valued at $14.1 billion, an increase of 8.2 percent from the same period a year earlier.

Shipments of tobacco manufacturing fall 2.4 percent in June

Shipments for tobacco manufacturing decreased $100 million, or 2.4 percent, to $4 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Unfilled orders of electronic computer manufacturing fall 0.6 percent in April

Unfilled orders for electronic computer manufacturing decreased $14 million, or 0.6 percent, to $2.22 billion in April, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report before released in August.

$9.5 billion spent on public safety construction in March 2019

Construction spending by the public sector on public safety structures for March 2019 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $9.5 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

Inventories in information technology industries industry fall 0.1 percent in April

Inventories for businesses in the information technology industries industry decrease $31 million, or 0.1 percent, to $40.2 billion in April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Arizona collected 9.3% more in income taxes in 2018

Of the $16.3 billion in taxes collected by Arizona in 2018, $4.9 billion came from income taxes, a 9.3 percent increase over the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Computer systems design and related services industry had retained earnings of $183.4 billion in Q1

The computer systems design and related services industry reported retained earnings of $183.4 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

U.S. newspaper publishing services report 0.6% increase in revenue from Q4 2018 to Q1 2019

Revenue for newspaper publishing industries across the U.S. was $6.1 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019, a 0.6 percent increase over the previous quarter.

Computer systems design and related services industry posts after-tax income of $2.2 billion in Q1

The computer systems design and related services industry reported after-tax income of $2.2 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Wholesale trade, nondurable goods subsector industries' Q1 income up 10.1%

The wholesale trade, nondurable goods subsector industries' after-tax income in the first quarter of 2019 was up 10.1 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Shipments of textile mills climb 1 percent in June

Shipments for textile mills increased $25 million, or 1 percent, to $2.5 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

Shipments of textile products fall 0.2 percent in June

Shipments for textile products decreased $4 million, or 0.2 percent, to $2.3 billion in June, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, which was released in August.

U.S. information services report $425.7 billion in revenue for Q1 2019

Revenue for information services across the U.S. was $425.7 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019.

Inventories in construction materials and supplies industry fall 0.5 percent in April

Inventories for businesses in the construction materials and supplies industry decrease $348 million, or 0.5 percent, to $73.9 billion in April, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Scientific research and development services industry reports $18 billion in Q1 net sales

The scientific research and development services industry had $18 billion in net sales in the 1st quarter of 2019.

Arizona sees 2,918,900 non-farm payroll employees in March

Arizona reported the number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of March was 2,918,900.

U.S. hospitals services report $300.6 billion in revenue for Q1 2019

Revenue for hospitals services across the U.S. was $300.6 billion for the 1st quarter of 2019.

Telecommunications industry had retained earnings of $137.1 billion in Q1

The telecommunications industry reported retained earnings of $137.1 billion in the first quarter of 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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