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Howard Fischer, for the Miner

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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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Got a bit of a lead foot while behind the wheel? But short of cash?

By Howard Fischer, for the Miner January 21, 2021
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So if you see those posted speeds on highways as more of a suggestion than a limit, a Southern Arizona lawmaker has some legislation for you.

By Howard Fischer, for the Miner January 19, 2021
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Arizona finally got its 11 electoral votes for Joe Biden counted late Wednesday after Congress reconvened – and after a majority of federal lawmakers rejected claims on how the tally here was unreliable.

By Howard Fischer, for the Miner January 7, 2021
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Gov. Doug Ducey is going to give his penultimate State-of-the-State Address Monday from the safety of his own office.

By Howard Fischer, for the Miner January 5, 2021
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A 2019 law about driving while texting becomes real in a few days.

By Howard Fischer, for the Miner December 29, 2020
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All those folks fleeing elsewhere puts Arizona on track for picking up a tenth seat in the U.S. House of Representatives beginning in 2022.

By Howard Fischer, for the Miner December 24, 2020
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If you're having a baby boy this year, don't name him Liam or Noah unless you want him to just be another Tom, Dick or Harry.

By Howard Fischer, for the Miner December 24, 2020
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Local governments can’t stop their employees from donating to candidates for local offices, Attorney General Mark Brnovich has concluded.

By Howard Fischer, for the Miner December 19, 2020
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The Arizona Supreme Court has agreed to decide the scope of immunity provided to state lawmakers.

By Howard Fischer, for the Miner December 19, 2020
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Gov. Doug Ducey is not going to order any businesses closed in three Arizona counties that, by his own standards, now have substantial transmission of COVID-19, with a press aide saying there's no reason for that.

By Howard Fischer, for the Miner December 12, 2020

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