In The News

September 1, 2021 In The News

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - The coronavirus pandemic is intersecting with another respiratory illness endemic to Arizona: Valley Fever. It’s caused by a fungus in our soil.

Jeff Winebrenner was new to Southern Arizona, having moved here for a teaching job in Marana. He was young and healthy, until he breathed in some dust in 2012.

July 26, 2021 In The News

July 26, 2021 - A new bill before Congress aims to expand the use of telehealth, remote patient monitoring, digital therapeutics and other connected health programs through demonstration projects for Medicare Advantage, Medicaid and the Department of Veterans Affairs.

July 7, 2021 In The News

(The Center Square) - An Arizona congressman wants to remove some of the environmental red tape in Washington. 

June 9, 2021 In The News

Chaparral High School Class of 2021 graduate Larsen Jett Emig, of Scottsdale, has been appointed to the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy as a member of the Class of 2025.

May 13, 2021 In The News

The lack of clear accounting rules for companies to report holdings of digital assets like Bitcoin threatens accurate and consistent financial reporting, seven House members told U.S. accounting rulemakers.

April 30, 2021 In The News

A bipartisan group comprising half of U.S. senators has reintroduced the Creating Opportunities Now for Necessary and Effective Care Technologies (CONNECT) for Health Act of 2021.  

The act would expand coverage of Medicare telehealth services and make some COVID-19 telehealth flexibilities permanent, among other provisions.  

April 26, 2021 In The News

Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, our economy saw record-breaking growth.

In 2018 and 2019 we saw wages, our unemployment rate, and revenues hit record-breaking levels. This record growth came after passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), legislation that reduced taxes and incentivized investment in our economy.

March 29, 2021 In The News

A group of House Republicans is backing legislation that would prevent states from imposing so-called “exit taxes” on residents who vote with their feet and establish a new, permanent residence in a different state.