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Inbound cigarette smuggling rate in Arizona estimated at 39.3%

The inflow of smuggled cigarettes in Arizona is 39.3 percent, according to a new study from the Tax Foundation that examines the relationship between cigarette taxes and smuggling.

Arizona ranks 10th best in new economic outlook analysis

Arizona finished 10th in a study by the website Rich States, Poor States that examined the 50 states’ economic outlooks based on 15 weighted policy measures.

Arizona ranks 22nd best on corporate tax study

Arizona finished 22nd in a study by the Tax Foundation examining how well states have structured their corporate income tax systems in 2020.

Third Candidate in AZ CD-02 Pledges to Support Term Limits on Congress

U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises 2020 U.S. house candidate for Arizona (district 2), Brandon Martin, for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress.

Arizona among the 36 states with major tax changes in 2020

Arizona was included in a new analysis from the Tax Foundation identifying 36 states that have major changes to their tax codes taking effect this year.

Arizona job growth this year projected at 1.7%

Job growth in Arizona is expected to reach 1.7 percent by the end of 2020, down from the state's 2019 job growth of 2.5 percent, according to a new study by Kiplinger that assessed state economic outlooks.

Arizona has adequate funds to weather moderate recession

Arizona would have adequate revenues to manage a moderate economic downturn without raising taxes or cutting services, according to a new analysis from Moody’s Analytics.

Rep. Anthony Kern Pledges To Support Congressional Term Limits

2020 Arizona State Rep. Anthony Kern (district 20), has committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the Term Limits Convention pledge.

Shay Stautz Pledges to Support Term Limits on Congress

U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises 2020 U.S. house candidate for Arizona (district 2), Shay Stautz , for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress.

Arizona ranks 20th in annual tax climate ranking

Arizona finished 20th in a new study by the Tax Foundation showing which states are best at structuring their tax systems

Rep. Noel Campbell Pledges To Support Congressional Term Limits

Arizona State Rep. Noel Campbell, (district 1), has committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the Term Limits Convention pledge.

Forest Moriarty Pledges To Support Congressional Term Limits

2020 Arizona state house candidate, Forest Moriarty (district 16), has committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the Term Limits Convention pledge.

College basketball coach is highest-paid public employee in Arizona

Sean Miller, head basketball coach at the University of Arizona, earned $2.7 million in 2018, making Miller the highest-paid public employee in Arizona last year, according to a ranking by the website GOBankingRates.

Funding for arts agencies in Arizona to reach $2.2 million in FY2020

Legislative appropriations forArizona arts agencies are projected to reach $2.2 million for fiscal year 2020, which equates to 31 cents per capita in the state, according to a report from the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA).

Arizona levies a total tax on lodging of 5.5%

Hotel room bills in Arizona tack on a total state lodging tax of 5.5 percent, the 34th highest lodging tax rate in the nation, according to a study by the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL).

4,938 borrowers in Arizona filed for student loan forgiveness in 2nd quarter

Borrowers in Arizona who sought forgiveness of their student loans in the second quarter of 2019 numbered 4,938, according to a new state-by-state analysis by the U.S. Department of Education.

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