News for Queen Creek AZ - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Queen Creek Arizona. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 https://www.americantowns.com/queen-creek-az News for Queen Creek AZ - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 https://www.americantowns.com/queen-creek-az https://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Wed, 01 Feb 2023 09:49:20 -0600 U.S. House Passes Sinema's Bipartisan Bill Making It Easier for More Arizonans to Build Successful Careers WASHINGTON – The U.S. House of Representatives passed Arizona senior Senator Kyrsten Sinema’s Chance to Compete Act – bipartisan https://www.americantowns.com/news/us-house-passes-sinemas-bipartisan-bill-making-it-easier-for-more-arizonans-to-build-successful-careers-31524865-tolleson-az.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/us-house-passes-sinemas-bipartisan-bill-making-it-easier-for-more-arizonans-to-build-successful-careers-31524865-tolleson-az.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Sinema Meets with Arizona Head Start Parents, Discusses Expanding Early Education Opportunities for All Arizonans WASHINGTON – Arizona senior Senator Kyrsten Sinema met with Arizona Head Start parents and Head Start Association members to discuss the https://www.americantowns.com/news/sinema-meets-with-arizona-head-start-parents-discusses-expanding-early-education-opportunities-for-all-arizonans-31524867-flagstaff-az.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sinema-meets-with-arizona-head-start-parents-discusses-expanding-early-education-opportunities-for-all-arizonans-31524867-flagstaff-az.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Katie Hobbs Unveils Executive Action Establishing Independent Prison Oversight Commission PHOENIX — Today, Governor Katie Hobbs announced an additional executive order as part of her First 100 Days Initiative, which outlines the first https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-katie-hobbs-unveils-executive-action-establishing-independent-prison-oversight-commission-31525901-payson-az.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-katie-hobbs-unveils-executive-action-establishing-independent-prison-oversight-commission-31525901-payson-az.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Kelly Joins Colleagues in Historic Bipartisan Delegation Visit to Abraham Accords Countries Senators Engaged with Leaders in Israel, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, and Morocco Last week, Arizona Senator Mark Kelly joined a bipartisan https://www.americantowns.com/news/kelly-joins-colleagues-in-historic-bipartisan-delegation-visit-to-abraham-accords-countries-31523885-nogales-az.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/kelly-joins-colleagues-in-historic-bipartisan-delegation-visit-to-abraham-accords-countries-31523885-nogales-az.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Sinema Secures Housing Vouchers for Arizona Veterans Experiencing Homelessness WASHINGTON – Arizona senior Senator Kyrsten Sinema secured U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Veterans Affairs Supportive https://www.americantowns.com/news/sinema-secures-housing-vouchers-for-arizona-veterans-experiencing-homelessness-31524870-avondale-az.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sinema-secures-housing-vouchers-for-arizona-veterans-experiencing-homelessness-31524870-avondale-az.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Sinema Writes U.S. Transportation Secretary in Support of Mohave County's RAISE Application for Highway Construction And Safety WASHINGTON – Arizona senior Senator Kyrsten Sinema wrote to U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg in support of Mohave https://www.americantowns.com/news/sinema-writes-us-transportation-secretary-in-support-of-mohave-countys-raise-application-for-highway-construction-and-safety-31524873-maricopa-az.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sinema-writes-us-transportation-secretary-in-support-of-mohave-countys-raise-application-for-highway-construction-and-safety-31524873-maricopa-az.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Kelly, Sinema Announce Over $166K Investment in San Carlos Apache Tribe’s Environmental Response from Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Infrastructure Investment and Jobs law led by Sinema and shaped by Kelly provides $166,062 to assist the San Carlos Apache Tribe in remediating https://www.americantowns.com/news/kelly-sinema-announce-over-166k-investment-in-san-carlos-apache-tribes-environmental-response-from-bipartisan-infrastructure-law-31523152-glendale-az.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/kelly-sinema-announce-over-166k-investment-in-san-carlos-apache-tribes-environmental-response-from-bipartisan-infrastructure-law-31523152-glendale-az.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Congressman Biggs Reintroduces Group of Bills That Address COVID Overreach on Americans Congressman Biggs Reintroduces Group of Bills That Address COVID Overreach on Americans As the Biden Administration continues to argue to keep https://www.americantowns.com/news/congressman-biggs-reintroduces-group-of-bills-that-address-covid-overreach-on-americans-31523429-hackberry-az.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/congressman-biggs-reintroduces-group-of-bills-that-address-covid-overreach-on-americans-31523429-hackberry-az.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 At Phoenix Forge, Sinema Meets with Local Mayors And Employers to Discuss Arizona Priorities in New Congress PHOENIX – Arizona senior Senator Kyrsten Sinema held a roundtable discussion at Phoenix Forge with Maricopa County Mayors and local business https://www.americantowns.com/news/at-phoenix-forge-sinema-meets-with-local-mayors-and-employers-to-discuss-arizona-priorities-in-new-congress-31524874-sedona-az.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/at-phoenix-forge-sinema-meets-with-local-mayors-and-employers-to-discuss-arizona-priorities-in-new-congress-31524874-sedona-az.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Sinema, Kelly Announce Over $166K Investment in San Carlos Apache Tribe's Environmental Response from Bipartisan Infrastructure Law WASHINGTON — $166,062 will be invested to help assist the San Carlos Apache Tribe’s environmental response to contaminated https://www.americantowns.com/news/sinema-kelly-announce-over-166k-investment-in-san-carlos-apache-tribes-environmental-response-from-bipartisan-infrastructure-law-31524879-tempe-az.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sinema-kelly-announce-over-166k-investment-in-san-carlos-apache-tribes-environmental-response-from-bipartisan-infrastructure-law-31524879-tempe-az.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 After Securing Strong Bipartisan Confirmation, Sinema Celebrates Roopali Desai's Investiture as a U.S. Circuit Judge PHOENIX – Arizona senior Senator Kyrsten Sinema delivered remarks and celebrated Arizonan Roopali Desai’s investiture as a U.S. Circuit https://www.americantowns.com/news/after-securing-strong-bipartisan-confirmation-sinema-celebrates-roopali-desais-investiture-as-a-us-circuit-judge-31524881-phoenix-az.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/after-securing-strong-bipartisan-confirmation-sinema-celebrates-roopali-desais-investiture-as-a-us-circuit-judge-31524881-phoenix-az.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Katie Hobbs Unveils Executive Action Improving Oversight and Transparency with Arizona's Death Penalty Process PHOENIX — Today, Governor Katie Hobbs alongside Attorney General Kris Mayes, announced another executive order as part of her First 100 Days https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-katie-hobbs-unveils-executive-action-improving-oversight-and-transparency-with-arizonas-death-penalty-process-31522649-surprise-az.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-katie-hobbs-unveils-executive-action-improving-oversight-and-transparency-with-arizonas-death-penalty-process-31522649-surprise-az.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Following Sinema's Request, Administration Grants Major Disaster Declaration for Havasupai Tribe's Flood Recovery WASHINGTON – Following the request of Arizona senior Senator Kyrsten Sinema, the Administration issued a Major Disaster Declaration for the https://www.americantowns.com/news/following-sinemas-request-administration-grants-major-disaster-declaration-for-havasupai-tribes-flood-recovery-31524886-quartzsite-az.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/following-sinemas-request-administration-grants-major-disaster-declaration-for-havasupai-tribes-flood-recovery-31524886-quartzsite-az.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Senator Kelly Applauds Groundbreaking of New Arizona Renewable Energy Transmission Project Today, Arizona Senator Mark Kelly, a member of the United States Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources (ENR), applauded the groundbreaking https://www.americantowns.com/news/senator-kelly-applauds-groundbreaking-of-new-arizona-renewable-energy-transmission-project-31521573-jerome-az.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/senator-kelly-applauds-groundbreaking-of-new-arizona-renewable-energy-transmission-project-31521573-jerome-az.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Senator Kelly Statement on Construction to Permanently Close Morelos Dam Gaps at the Arizona-Mexico Border Since December 2021, Kelly pushed the Biden administration to close the border barrier gaps in Yuma that posed security and operational challenges for https://www.americantowns.com/news/senator-kelly-statement-on-construction-to-permanently-close-morelos-dam-gaps-at-the-arizonamexico-border-31521574-marana-az.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/senator-kelly-statement-on-construction-to-permanently-close-morelos-dam-gaps-at-the-arizonamexico-border-31521574-marana-az.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600