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Arizona Jobs at Risk in Latest Defense Budget

Glenn Hamer The world is a dangerous place, which is why we should proceed with extreme caution when we consider big cuts to the Defense Department’s budget. What’s happening in Ukraine right now is a reminder that there are existential threats to freedom and stability around the globe. In a time of escalating tensions worldwide,…

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Mr. Mayor, These are Kids, Not Contras

Glenn Hamer  New Schools for Phoenix is a campaign to open 25 “A”-rated schools in Phoenix’s urban core by 2020. Launched by the Arizona Charter Schools Association, a group of motivated educational leaders – including the association’s president and CEO Eileen Sigmund – has looked at an area of greatest need and asked, “How can we…

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