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Arizona Voters Approve 3 Of 5 Ballot Propositions
Voters decided the fate of five statewide ballot measures last night, and gave their OK to three of them. To break down those results, The Show spoke with Howie Fischer of Capitol Media Services.
Nov. 7, 2018
Arizona Voters Reject School Voucher Expansion
The referendum validated the efforts of grassroots organizers in Save Our Schools Arizona and the more than 100,000 people who signed petitions to put the issue on the ballot.
Nov. 7, 2018
Growing Old LGBT: Exploring The Hurdles Facing LGBT Elders
Nearly nine in 10 Americans say they know someone who’s gay, but for the 1 to 3 million LGBT elders in the U.S., growing old gay could mean going back into the closet. In this three-part series, KJZZ's Kathy Ritchie examines the many hurdles — including stigma, social isolation and financial challenges — facing LGBT elders.
Part 1: Long-Term Care | Part 2: Aging With HIV | Part 3: Trans Elders
Nov. 7, 2018
MCCCD Will Have 3 New Faces In 2019
Three new faces will grace the board of the Maricopa County Community College District. One ran unopposed and two ran for open seats. District 4 incumbent Jean McGrath won her race.
Nov. 7, 2018
U.S. Senate Race Too Close To Call
Arizona’s U.S. Senate race is too close to call. The winner likely won’t be known for days. Republican Martha McSally and Democrat Kyrsten Sinema are running neck and neck. Neither candidate spoke at her party’s celebration Tuesday night.
Complete Arizona Election Coverage
Nov. 7, 2018
Arizona Superintendent Race Too Close To Call
Either a former educator or U.S. congressman will lead the Arizona Department of Education starting in January, depending on the outcome of a race too close to call as of late Tuesday night.
Nov. 6, 2018
Corporation Commission Race Too Close To Call
Republicans Justin Olson and Rodney Glassman are leading, according to the most recent numbers from the Secretary of State's Office posted Tuesday night.
Nov. 6, 2018
AP: Gaynor Wins Sec. Of State; Hobbs Not Conceding
The Associated Press reported Tuesday night Republican businessman Steve Gaynor won the race to become Arizona's next secretary of state, defeating an experienced Arizona Democrat. The Hobbs campaign released a statement Tuesday night questioning the call from the AP.
Nov. 6, 2018
Phoenix Mayoral Race To Be Decided By Runoff Election
It appears the Phoenix mayoral race will be decided by a runoff election early next year. Unofficial results Tuesday night showed Kate Gallego and Daniel Valenzuela as the top vote-getters, but neither had at least 50 percent plus one vote to win.
Nov. 6, 2018
Mark Brnovich Re-Elected As Arizona Attorney General
Republican incumbent Mark Brnovich has retained his position as Arizona’s attorney general, defeating Democratic challenger January Contreras to maintain his office as Arizona’s chief law enforcement official.
Nov. 6, 2018
Kimberly Yee Elected Arizona Treasurer
Republican Kimberly Yee has been elected Arizona's treasurer and will oversee the state's estimated $15 billion investment portfolio and banking services.
Nov. 6, 2018
U.S. Supreme Court Sides With Former Mount Lemmon Firefighters
The U.S. Supreme Court unanimously ruled two former firefighters can bring an age discrimination suit against the Mount Lemmon Fire District.
Nov. 6, 2018
Doug Ducey Re-Elected As Arizona Governor, Defeating David Garcia
Republican Gov. Doug Ducey has been re-elected as Arizona's governor in a race that focused on border security and education. Ducey's challenger was Democrat David Garcia, an education professor and fourth generation Arizona Latino.
Complete Arizona Election Coverage
Nov. 6, 2018
Arizona Election Results: Arizona Propositions
The latest on voting results for Arizona's ballot measures.
Nov. 6, 2018
2018 Midterm Election Coverage
NPR's live election-result graphics and blog for the 2018 midterm elections.
Results: Maricopa County
Results: Secretary of State
Nov. 6, 2018
Latino Civil Rights Group, Motel 6 Reach Lawsuit Settlement
In a lawsuit filed earlier this year, a Latino civil rights group alleged that Motel 6 broke multiple laws when Phoenix locations shared guest information with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Nov. 6, 2018
Nogales No Longer Top Spot For Mexican Tomato Imports
Nogales, Arizona, has long been one of the most important hubs for Mexican produce imports. But recently a Texas port of entry overtook the border town in the value of one key commodity: tomatoes.
Nov. 6, 2018
Buckeye Police Chief Suspended For 40 Hours
According to the city, Buckeye Police Chief Larry Hall "accepted responsibility for city policy violations" and is suspended for 40 work hours. Last September, an anonymous letter to the Buckeye city manager claimed several police officers engaged in poor, criminal behavior.
Nov. 6, 2018
Flagstaff Firefighters Voting On Residency Requirement
Flagstaff has become a victim of its own success. The rapid growth of the college town — and the higher rents that come with it — is making it difficult for people to live there, including those who keep it safe.
Nov. 6, 2018

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