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Thank you for your excellent article regarding the desire to meet one of our basic rights and your well-founded concerns about exercising that right.
The city of Peoria offers five rebates for Peoria water customers, including smart irrigation controllers, but that doesn't mean they are available to all residents.
Presidential libraries are actually museums.
My husband, John and I are both wholeheartedly supporting Bridget Binsbacher for Peoria mayor.
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Hoffman: Hospitality investors will see need to serve WV with more resorts

Hoffman: Resorts will have their day in the West Valley

Sturniolo: Way to go, Mayor Carlat!

Peoria Mayor Cathy Carlat returned a great rebuttal in the article "Republicans censure Peoria mayor over Kelly endorsement."
Alfredo Carrillo Obregon, research associate in the Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies at the Cato Institute

Point-Counterpoint: CHIPS a path to inefficiency, waste, political Dysfunction

Pres. Joe Biden claims the CHIPS Act will boost domestic manufacturing, lower prices and bolster U.S. national security. In reality, the bill will unlikely achieve any of these objectives. Instead, it could precipitate important distortions in domestic and international markets that lead to inefficiency, waste and political dysfunction.
Marc Jarsulic, senior fellow and chief economist at the Center for American Progress

Point-Counterpoint: Innovative CHIPS and Science Act will improve lives of all Americans

The CHIPS and Science Act is an innovative and important industrial policy. It makes targeted investments in critical industries to strengthen America’s manufacturing base, protect workers, and fortify U.S. national and economic security. It will help reverse the decades-long trend of job and supply-chain offshoring and contribute to inclusive growth.
Dr. Donna O’Shea, chief medical officer of population health, UnitedHealthcare

Three appointments to add to your back-to-school checklist

With the back-to-school season in full swing and COVID-19 restrictions loosening in Arizona and elsewhere, the start of this academic year may feel relatively routine.

Burhop: No good deed goes unpunished

As the saying goes: No good deed goes unpunished.
Tee times have gone up at Sun City golf courses for non-residents.

Peoria golfer thinks Sun City rise is too much

I am currently a non-resident golf pass member and have heard about the concerns of residents about tee times that they believed were being taken by non-residents.

Everything you wanted to know about the World Series … but were afraid to ask

Imagine you’re at an outdoor dinner party (yes, COVID-friendly). It’s October, and the conversation steers towards the World Series. While you are generally culturally literate, you know …

Christensen: Health literacy more important than ever for Arizonans in ongoing COVID-19 crisis

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has impacted millions across the country, and Arizona has not been spared. This virus and its resulting economic fallout have put a harsh spotlight on rising health care …
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