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State House speaker behind bill supported by county attorney and retailers to stiffen penalties for retail theft

Leaders in Arizona, including Speaker of the House Ben Toma and Maricopa County Attorney Rachel Mitchell, and across the country are pursuing policies to crack down on retail theft, which the National Retail Federation says contributed to more than $110 billion in losses in 2022. Toma (R-Peoria) and Mitchell at a press conference Tuesday called […]

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Intel and UMC announce collaboration to develop and manufacture in Arizona

Intel Corp. and United Microelectronics Corporation, a prominent global semiconductor foundry, have announced a collaboration to develop a 12-nanometer semiconductor process platform targeting high-growth markets like mobile technology, communication infrastructure, and networking.  The new process node will be developed and manufactured in Fabs 12, 22 and 32 at Intel’s Ocotillo Technology Fabrication site in Chandler.

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Arizona leaders tout relationship with Lucid as company prepares to manufacture SUV in Casa Grande

At a panel on Monday, leaders from Lucid Motors, the state, and Casa Grande discussed how they have worked together to develop an ecosystem attractive to advanced manufacturers like Lucid as well as other manufacturers producing exciting products and generating good jobs. Steven David, the senior vice president of operations for Lucid, told an audience

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