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Gov. Ducey
To avoid a gas tax hike, the governor's $10.1 billion budget includes "preventative" and "maintenance," but no major construction.
Jan. 15, 2018
LGBT Elders Could Be Hurt By Religious Exemption Laws
Last month, a report titled “Dignity Denied: Religious Exemptions and LGBT Elder Services” found that increasing religious freedom laws could hurt LGBT elders.
Jan. 15, 2018
HiRISE Camera Reveals Ice Buried In Mars Cliffs
A University of Arizona-run camera orbiting Mars has detected ice a few meters under the planet's surface. That bodes well for future human exploration.
Jan. 15, 2018
Flu Cases Continue To Increase Across Arizona
More than 11,000 lab confirmed flu cases have been reported in Arizona.
Jan. 15, 2018
Arizona Officials Respond To Hawaii Incident
A false alarm on a missile attack went out in Hawaii Saturday. As a result, Arizona officials are preparing to double check the alert system here
Jan. 15, 2018
Former Arizona Gov. Janet Napolitano Says DACA Ruling Is Not Enough
Former Arizona Gov. Janet Napolitano sued the federal government over the rescinding of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals or DACA. A judge ruled in Napolitano’s favor.
Jan. 15, 2018
Sen. Jeff Flake Disagrees With Trump On DACA And The Press
Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake commented on DACA and President Donald Trump's attitude toward the press on ABC's "This Week."
Jan. 15, 2018
Despite Trump’s Attacks, Mexican Auto Production And Exports Increased
Last year, president Donald Trump attacked Mexico's auto industry. After his accusations, some analysts expected a drop in the production and sales in Mexico - but the numbers proved them wrong.
Jan. 15, 2018
Education Advocates React To Gov. Ducey
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has unveiled a $10.1 billion budget plan for the next fiscal year. K-12 education advocates aren’t satisfied with the proposal.
Jan. 15, 2018
High Demand For New Mexico Green Chiles Leaves Restaurants Scrambling To Find Local Supplies
Red and green chiles have been part of New Mexico’s culture for more than a century. But today, demand is starting to outpace supply, meaning many restaurants are now struggling to make it through the year on their locally grown stashes.
Jan. 15, 2018
Real Estate Appreciation Attracts Specialty Investors
Real estate is getting more expensive as values steadily increase nationwide. And that makes investment in real-estate more appealing to some.
Jan. 14, 2018
Hospice Of The Valley To Build New Dementia Care and Education Campus
Dementia is one of the leading causes of death in Arizona, and Hospice of the Valley is planning a new Dementia Care and Education Campus. It will be built on the former site of the Scottsdale Unified School District near 44th Street and Indian School Road.
Jan. 14, 2018
"Fencing response" may help non-medical professionals diagnose concussions.
Jan. 13, 2018
New Federal Tax Law Means More State Taxes From Arizonans
A new report by the Department of Revenue, obtained by Capitol Media Services, shows both individuals and corporations will owe more state taxes under the new federal tax plan.
Jan. 13, 2018
Civil Rights Commission: American Public Schools Profoundly Unequal
A report from the nation’s top civil rights authority outlines how states are failing to provide equal opportunities to poor and minority students and calls on congress to make public education a federal right.
Jan. 12, 2018
 Lawmaker
A veteran state lawmaker is carving out what one lawyer calls a large and "blatant'' exemption to the state's public records law.
Jan. 12, 2018
Supreme Court Declines Appeal From Arizona Over Air Pollution Plan Details
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals agreed with Sierra Club's Sandy Bahr and said Arizona's air pollution contingency measures can't be approved if they've already been put in place.
Jan. 12, 2018
Ward Removes Campaign Language Featuring Bannon
U.S. Senate candidate Kelli Ward says she will no longer utilize the endorsement of former Trump adviser Stephen K. Bannon.
Jan. 12, 2018
KJZZ
It’s time for our Friday Newscap segment. Joining us are Matthew Benson, former gubernatorial communications director and now a director at Veridus; former legislative leader Chad Campbell, currently a senior vice president at Strategies 360; and Elvia Diaz, a columnist for The Arizona Republic and a member of its Editorial Board.
Jan. 12, 2018
 Are Business And Politics Really Compatible?
We’ve all heard people from corporate life who are running for office use the phrase, “I’m going to run government like a business.” What that means and whether it’s successful is subject to debate.
Jan. 12, 2018

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