UNDER PRESSURE How the growing student debt load puts a drag on the Arizona economy

UNDER PRESSURE

How the growing student debt load puts a drag on the Arizona economy
By Lindsay Walker  –  Editorial Intern, Phoenix Business Journal
Sep 20, 2019, 4:45am MST Updated Sep 20, 2019, 10:36am MST

Arizona saw some of deepest cuts, biggest tuition hikes since recession

Arizona saw some of deepest cuts, biggest tuition hikes since recession

By Lindsay Walker, Cronkite News | 

https://cronkitenews.azpbs.org/2019/10/24/arizona-saw-some-of-deepest-cuts-biggest-tuition-hikes-since-recession/


Controversial student minimum wage bill hits a roadblock in the state Senate

 

People walk past the Arizona State Capitol in Phoenix, Arizona, on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019.

By Wissam Melhem | 03/19/19 3:42am

 

House Bill 2523 comes to a halt after lawmakers raise concerns about its repercussions

https://www.statepress.com/article/2019/03/controversial-student-minimum-wage-bill-hits-a-roadblock-amid-pushback

 

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Fann holds tuition bill, has second thoughts on its need



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Arizona bill to let students be paid below state minimum wage effectively killed

Photo by Sam Thiele | Courtesy

People walk past the Arizona State Capitol in Phoenix, Arizona, on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019.

By Wissam Melhem | 04/10/19 4:41am

 

House Bill 2523 faced several roadblocks, with concerns from constituents about its motives and constitutionality

https://www.statepress.com/article/2019/04/sppolitics-bill-allowing-students-to-be-paid-below-state-minimum-wage-has-been-killed

 

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Senate discusses upcoming elections and possibly attending "Lobbycon" (ASUA Notebook: 2/28/2019)

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Chloe Hislop | The Daily Wildcat

http://www.wildcat.arizona.edu/article/2019/02/n-asua2282019

 

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Measure to cut pay for student workers advances with GOP backing

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Arizona Settles Lawsuit To Make It Easier To Register To Vote

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Bill allowing students to be paid below state minimum wage faces pushback

Bill allowing students to be paid below state minimum wage faces pushback

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Photo by Sam Deadrick | The State Press

"Arizona legislature bill will cause students to earn four dollars less per hour than the state's minimum wage." Illustration published on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019.

By Wissam Melhem | 02/20/19 4:30am

http://www.statepress.com/article/2019/02/sppolitics-asu-organizations-raise-concerns-over-house-bill

 

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State bill could drop minimum wage for Arizona college students


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