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Howard Fischer, for the Miner


Howard Fischer is a veteran journalist who has reported on state government and legal affairs in Arizona since 1982, the last 25 for Capitol Media Services which he founded in 1991. Fischer's news reports appear in daily and weekly newspapers around the state, and are heard on Arizona Public Radio.

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The owners of a Mesa water park are suing to be allowed to reopen, claiming the policy of Gov. Doug Ducey that keeps it shuttered is discriminatory.

By Howard Fischer, for the Miner August 12, 2020
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Arizonans whose enhanced jobless benefits ran out this week may get a chance for some additional cash.

By Howard Fischer, for the Miner August 11, 2020
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Arizona gyms and fitness centers could be open this coming week.

By Howard Fischer, for the Miner August 4, 2020
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A judge has agreed to hear arguments by gyms that Gov. Doug Ducey has essentially moved the goalposts in what they need to do to reopen.

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The way WalletHub sees things, Arizona has the third worst school system in the entire country.

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Arizona has one less controversial Confederate marker on state property.

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Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey announced Thursday, July 23, that Arizonans will not be going back to bars, gyms, fitness centers, water parks, tubing and movie theaters on Monday, July 27.

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Foes of legalizing adult recreational use of marijuana in Arizona are trying to keep the issue from going to voters in November.

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Attorney General Mark Brnovich is once again pressuring Gov. Doug Ducey to pave the way for executions in Arizona.

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Arizonans who can't pay their rent because they've been impacted by COVID-19 will get a little more time before they face eviction.

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