Arizona Science Center Celebrating 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

Phoenix, Arizona - Arizona Science Center is celebrating one of the greatest human achievements in science – the 50th anniversary of human’s first steps on the moon! That’s right, July 16, is exactly 50 years after the launch of the Saturn V rocket that carried astronauts Armstrong, Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin, and Michael Collins on the first manned lunar landing.

AFP-AZ Joins National Campaign to “Unrig the Economy”

Phoenix, Arizona - Americans for Prosperity-Arizona (AFP-AZ) joins a national comprehensive, integrated campaign to create a strong economy by leveling the playing field for all. Called “Unrig the Economy,” this multi-year, multi-million-dollar effort will harness the power of AFP’s grassroots activists, in-house capabilities, community organizations, and partners to drive change at both the state and federal level.

Most Affordable Places in Arizona

Yuma, Arizona - A new study from financial technology company SmartAsset ranks the most affordable places to live in Arizona. This is SmartAsset’s fifth annual study on the Most Affordable Places in America. These communities are ranked on an Affordability Index weighing property taxes, homeowners’ insurance fees and mortgage payments relative to income.

Arizona Ranks 27th Best State for Women's Rights

Phoenix, Arizona - Women’s rights are a scorching hot button issue in America and a new study found Arizona ranked 27th as the best state for women’s rights.

Most Tax-Friendly Places in Arizona for Retirees

Yuma, Arizona - In its fifth annual study, SmartAsset analyzed sales, property, income, fuel and Social Security tax data to rank locations on how financially favorable they are for retirees. The study analyzes a retiree with $50,000 in annual income to see how much they will pay in income, property, sales and fuel taxes - see the table below for the cities that lead Arizona in retirement tax friendliness.