Mar 27, 2024 - News

Chips & salsa: Lake forfeits defamation defense

Illustration of a coyote with hiking gear next to the words "Chips and Salsa."

Illustration: Maura Losch/Axios

🏛 Kari Lake is forfeiting her defense in Maricopa County Stephen Richer's defamation case against her and is asking for a jury to decide what damages she owes him. (AZcentral)

ğŸŽ’ Guidelines for the voucher-style Empowerment Scholarship Account program will stay unchanged this year after the Arizona Board of Education rejected state superintendent Tom Horne's proposed spending limit. (12 News)

🐔 Scottsdale-based Sneakybird, a chicken restaurant from the former CEO of Native Grill & Wings, plans to open six additional restaurants in the Valley in the next 18 months. (Phoenix Business Journal)

🧑‍⚖️ Arizona business leaders and Republican lawmakers are asking a federal court to block the EPA from enacting a new air quality rule that they say could restrict new manufacturing facilities. (Capitol Media Services)

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