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