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Rep. Diego Rodriguez, D-Phoenix

Rep. Diego Rodriguez, D-Phoenix

Rep. Diego Rodriguez is a Democrat from Phoenix who was first elected in 2018.

COMMENTARY

Inmate numbers are dropping. So why is the Corrections budget growing?

By: - June 15, 2021

As the 2021 Legislative session drags into the summer, the state budgeting process has ground to a halt while Gov. Doug Ducey and Republican leaders try to force through a catastrophic flat tax — one which cities, towns and even other conservative Republicans oppose.