Mar 1, 2024 - News

Chips & salsa: More UofA financial fallout

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💸 Arizona Board of Regents chair Fred Duval announced last night he will step down amid complaints that the board failed in its oversight role by allowing UofA to fall into financial crisis. The board's executive director, John Arnold, will take a leave of absence. (Arizona Daily Star)

🏢 Taser manufacturer Axon is exploring possible headquarters sites outside Scottsdale, CEO Rick Smith said during an earnings call this week. (Phoenix Business Journal)

🏛 Attorney General Kris Mayes said her office will make an announcement soon regarding the investigation into Arizona's alternate Trump electors from 2020. (KJZZ)

Former Democratic lawmaker Otoniel Navarrete was convicted of sexual conduct with a minor but was found not guilty of molestation of a child. (AZcentral)


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