Governor Ducey Orders Flag At Half-Staff For Fallen Phoenix Police Commander

Phoenix, Arizona - Governor Doug Ducey ordered flags at all state buildings be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset today, March 30, 2020, to honor Commander Greg Carnicle of the Phoenix Police Department. Commander Carnicle died on Sunday, March 29, in the line of duty while responding to a domestic violence dispute. He was a 31-year law enforcement veteran and held positions including the special assignments and K9 units as well as overseeing evening and weekend patrol operations.

Governor Ducey Issues Executive Order To Expand Licensing Opportunities

Phoenix, Arizona - Thursday, Governor Doug Ducey issued an Executive Order helping licensed professionals in the state stay licensed and deferring certain requirements for six months. 

Governor Ducey Announces $5.3 Million For Meals For Arizona Seniors

Yuma, Arizona - Governor Doug Ducey Wednesday announced that Arizona has received more than $5.3 million in grant funding from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to help Arizona communities provide meals for older adults.

Governor Ducey Requests Special Health Care Enrollment Period

Phoenix, Arizona - Governor Doug Ducey Wednesday made a request to Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) Alex Azar to open a special enrollment period on the Federal Insurance Marketplace. If granted, the action would allow individuals who have recently lost a job or had their income reduced due to COVID-19 to access health care on the federal marketplace.

The Department of Justice Files Statement of Interest in Title IX Womens' Equal Opportunities Case

Washington, DC - The Department of Justice Tuesday filed a Statement of Interest in federal court in Connecticut against the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) policy that requires biological males to compete against biological females — despite the real physiological differences between the sexes — if the male is a transgender individual who publicly identifies with the female gender.