Joseph Perez

Joseph Perez

News Reporter, Phoenix

Joseph Perez expects to graduate in May 2021 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism. He is editor-in-chief of State Press Magazine and has reported for the Phoenix New Times.

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Pause on leasing public land for oil and gas extraction draws mixed reaction

PHOENIX – Land, and specifically what to do with land, has been among the most divisive topics in U.S. history since the arrival of European settlers in 1492. More than 500 years later, little has changed.