Arizona

OPINION: Arizona cannot let student exemption win

 Arizona’s vote to raise the state minimum wage from 8 dollars to 12 passed back in 2016 by a wide margin, carrying 58% of the statewide vote and carrying with it every county except for Graham county (1). This level of support for our minimum wage workers was a surprising wake up call to our legislators in Phoenix, who have historically kept our state wage within a dollar of the federal minimum of $7.25 an hour (2).  Read more

OPINION: Get Vaccinated

The entire country is in the middle of a divisive and long winded argument over the balance of group security on one side, and individual freedoms on the other, and Arizona is an interesting microcosm of the debate at large. Read more