Arizona's 1st female governor, Rose Mofford, dies at 94

FILE - This Jan. 3, 2011 file photo, former Arizona governor Rose Mofford, left, gets a hug from a supporter as she sits next to another former Arizona governor Raul Castro, right, prior to Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer taking the oath of office at inaugural ceremonies at the Arizona Capitol in Phoenix. A former spokeswoman says Arizona's first female governor, Mofford, died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016, at a hospice she entered last month after being injured in a fall. She was 94. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)PHOENIX (AP) — Rose Mofford, Arizona’s first female governor and a shepherd for the state during a period of political turbulence, died Thursday, a former spokeswoman said. She was 94.

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