State Capitol News

State Capitol News
12:03 am
Tue January 8, 2008

Study suggests legal workers harmed by immigration

Phoenix, AZ – A new study suggests that legal workers
in this state are being harmed by those
who entered the country illegally.
Arizona Public Radio's Howard Fischer
reports.

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State Capitol News
9:50 am
Fri January 4, 2008

Republicans criticize governor's budget plan

Phoenix, AZ – Host Intro: Governor Janet Napolitano released her plan Thursday to balance this year's state budget. But Arizona Public
Radio's Howard Fischer reports that key Republican legislators say there's less there than meets the eye.

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State Capitol News
12:00 am
Fri January 4, 2008

Proposed budget cuts target universities

Phoenix, AZ – The top budget drafters at the
Legislature have unveiled a plan
to cut more than 600 million in spending. Arizona Public Radio's Howard Fischer details some of what is being proposed.

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8:59 am
Thu January 3, 2008

AZ intervenes in case against EPA

Phoenix, AZ – Attorney General Terry Goddard filed legal papers today to intervene in California's challenge to the denial by the Environmental Protection Agency of its authority to regulate greenhouse gases. Arizona Public Radio's Howard Fischer explains why.

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12:58 am
Tue January 1, 2008

State budget woes worsen

Phoenix, AZ –
Host Intro:

The state's financial hole is getting deeper as tax
collections continue to lag behind expectations.
Arizona Public Radio's Howard Fischer has looked at the
numbers and files this report.

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State Capitol News
1:09 am
Fri December 28, 2007

Arizona wages slowly rising

Phoenix, AZ – Wages in the state are still below the national average. But as Arizona Public Radio's Howard Fischer reports, they're catching up.

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State Capitol News
4:22 am
Mon December 17, 2007

Arizona's most popular baby names

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State Capitol News
9:12 am
Thu December 13, 2007

Napolitano outlines budget plans

Governor Janet Napolitano

Phoenix, AZ – Host Intro:

Governor Janet Napolitano said Wednesday she intends to
oppose any permanent cuts in basic state spending to
balance the budget. Arizona Public Radio's Howard
Fischer explains why.

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State Capitol News
1:29 am
Tue December 11, 2007

NAU gets $ for math and science teachers

Phoenix, AZ – Host Intro:

Northern Arizona University is getting 3-point-4
million to help turn out more graduates to teach math
and science. Arizona Public Radio's Howard Fischer
reports.

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State Capitol News
1:25 am
Tue December 11, 2007

Employer sanctions legal battle takes a turn

Phoenix, AZ – Host intro:

The legal fight over the new employer sanctions law is
taking a new turn. Arizona Public Radio's Howard
Fischer explains.

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