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They Don’t “Honor” Day Light Saving Time

Heck I’d prefer to not honor it myself!

I learned this little nugget of a fact from a recent episode of the NBC’s show “Up All Night”; Arizona is exempt from daylight savings.

Most parts of the state, except the Navajo Nation community, observe Mountain Standard Time (MST) all year long.

For some background history on why when Congress passed the Uniform Time Act in 1966, Arizona only observed it for a  year before deciding not too in response to, in light of negative feedback… check  out timeanddate.com right here.

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About maggie.

Maggie Barnes is a nonprofit and for profit business content specialist / social media consultant; and social sciences web writer interested in everything from psychology and sexuality, to technology, race, and economics. She is passionate about good communication and information accessibility.

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