Gov. Doug Ducey meeting with Trump in New York

Gov. Doug Ducey meeting with Trump in New York

PHOENIX (AP) – Arizona Republican Gov. Doug Ducey is scheduled to meet with presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump in New York.

Ducey‘s spokesman Daniel Scarpinato said the governor plans to meet with Trump on Tuesday at Trump Tower alongside a group of Republican governors from around the country including Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam.

The meeting will be Ducey‘s first with Trump despite the presumptive nominee’s three appearances in Arizona.

Ducey has said he will support whoever the Republican nominee is for president.

He will lead Arizona’s delegation at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland.

The Arizona Republic reports ( Trump is returning to Arizona on Saturday for a fundraiser and a rally at a yet-to-be-disclosed location.

Copyright 2016 The Associated Press.

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Eduardo Santiago joined the FOX 9 and ABC 5 news team in February, 2012. That’s the same year KECY launched its very first local newscast. He has been covering local news in Yuma and the Imperial Valley since his start as a KYMA photojournalist in 2006. During his decade in broadcasting, Eduardo has covered some of the biggest stories in the Desert Southwest – from President Bush’s visit to Yuma, Ariz. to the uncovering of drug tunnels that span the US-Mexico border. One of the most memorable stories Eduardo covered was the 2010 Easter Earthquake that rocked the Imperial Valley, Mexicali, and Yuma. Eduardo, along with his news team, won an award from the Associated Press for best coverage of an ongoing story following the quake. Before he made his move to TV, Eduardo was just a kid born in East Los Angeles, where he spent his early childhood. His parents moved him to Mexicali, B.C. Mexico, where he did most of his elementary school education. He finally landed in El Centro, where he graduated from Central Union High School in 2005. Eduardo is currently a student at Imperial Valley College. You can find Eduardo hanging out in the Imperial Valley and Yuma with his family on any given weekend. His off-screen passion is playing guitar and sports.

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