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Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey's chief of staff, Kirk Adams, said Monday that he is stepping down after helping the Republican governor negotiate his first term in office.

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An annual review of preventable child fatalities in Arizona says that firearm-related deaths in the state continued to rise last year.

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Arizona's Republican Gov. Doug Ducey was re-elected Tuesday to a second term, beating Democrat underdog and education professor David Garcia in a race that focused heavily on border security and education.

Arizona voters have rejected a massive expansion of the state's private school voucher program criticized as a move to drain money from public schools and give it to rich parents to fund their kids' private school tuition.

Arizona voters have rejected a measure requiring regulated utilities to obtain 50 percent of their electricity from renewable energy sources like solar or wind power by 2030.

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