Removing Barriers To Work

Governor's Office

October 30, 2017

Governor Ducey Discusses How Reforming Occupational Licensing Will Expand Opportunity For Arizonans

PHOENIX — Governor Doug Ducey recently interviewed with the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA) to discuss how Arizona is removing barriers to employment by reforming occupational licensing requirements. During the interview, the Governor discussed efforts such as removing restrictions on the sharing economy, eliminating 500 regulations this year, and lifting licensing fees on those in poverty.

FGA, a public policy organization, also interviewed Arizona resident Juan Carlos Montes de Oca to tell his story about wanting to serve Tucson’s homeless population. Both interviews can be viewed below. 

Executive Excellence: Governor Doug Ducey on Eliminating Regulations

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