Phoenix, Arizona - On October 11, 2013, Governor Jan Brewer announced she was accepting applications for the vacancy on the Yavapai County Superior Court, created by the appointment of Judge Kenton D. Jones to the Arizona Court of Appeals, Division One.
Phoenix, Arizona - Attorney General Tom Horne is announcing the settlement of a consumer fraud case against Stan Nii-Addo Allotey, Jr., owner of Mortgage Relief Group, d.b.a. Mortgage Assistance Group, for engaging in deceptive loan modification services. Mr. Allotey and his company are now barred from conducting any foreclosure consulting business and engaging in telephone solicitation sales.
Phoenix, Arizona - Congressman Paul Gosar, announced his support and co-sponsorship of H.R. 2805, the End Sex Trafficking Act of 2013. This bill would add federal enforcement powers against the "customers" of child prostitutes as opposed to just the sex traffickers themselves.
Mesa, Arizona - Governor Jan Brewer and the Arizona Commerce Authority today celebrated a major announcement that Apple has chosen Mesa, Arizona as the location of its newest U.S. manufacturing facility. This will create at least 700 quality jobs in the first year and generate significant capital investment. The project also will produce approximately 1,300 construction and other associated jobs for the people of Arizona.
Phoenix, Arizona - The Arizona Game and Fish Commission Appointment Recommendation Board decided at its Tuesday, Oct. 29 public meeting that it will interview five applicants for the Governor’s appointment to the Arizona Game and Fish Commission. The interviews will be held at the Appointment Recommendation Board’s public meeting at 9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at the Arizona Game and Fish Department headquarters, 5000 W. Carefree Highway, Phoenix, AZ 85086.
Tucson, Arizona - The Arizona Game and Fish Department has entered into an “Agreement in Principle” with Rosemont Copper Company under which Rosemont would fund, and Game and Fish would implement, certain wildlife conservation actions should the Rosemont Mine become a permitted activity through the federal process.