Elizabeth Whitman was a staff writer for Phoenix New Times from March 2019 to April 2020.
1 year ago | Capitalism
The COVID-19 pandemic has provided some leniency, but eventually, at least 25 people in Phoenix will still lose their Section 8 housing.
An industry with a toxic legacy is using a public health crisis to seek $150 million in federal funds.
1 year ago | Arizona
The suspension of elective surgeries has led to plummeting revenues.
In Coconino County, 61 percent of COVID-19 cases are in tribal communities.
Employees are told to self-monitor for COVID-19. If they contract the virus, paid sick leave is nearly impossible to get, they said.
"Both inmates are receiving appropriate medical care at their current locations," the Arizona Department of Corrections said.