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The Republican leader of the Arizona Senate wants to end annual 20 percent increases to a corporate tax credit that funds private school scholarships.
Feb. 1, 2018
A Native American lawmaker wants to ban the display of the name or logo of a sports team if any of Arizona's 22 tribes finds it “disparaging.”
Feb. 1, 2018
Breaking from Republican leadership, Majority Whip Kelly Townsend said Wednesday she will vote to expel Rep. Don Shooter if he doesn’t resign.
Feb. 1, 2018
A charter school in a Phoenix suburb that closed abruptly says it has had financial difficulties for the past few years.
Feb. 1, 2018
 a cluster of cave and fringed myotis (Myotis velifer, Myotis thysanodes) bats
Thousands of Arizona mines have boomed and busted in the state’s history. Now, decades after the heyday, the federal government and scientists are working to keep humans out of abandoned sites while still inviting bats in.
Feb. 1, 2018
The FCC has just issued a March 30 application deadline for internet service providers, in a $2 billion auction, to expand wire line and wireless broadband in unserved rural areas across the country, but it does not include rural tribal lands.
Feb. 1, 2018
Five more city of Phoenix employees have been punished as a result of flooding at Burton Barr Library last summer. The flooding caused an estimated $10 million in damage.
Jan. 31, 2018
A few years ago, some colleges and universities were starting to implement a new model for education: the $10,000 degree. Eric Kelderman, senior reporter at the Chronicle of Higher Education, gives us a sense of where this idea stands now and what it’s future might be.
Jan. 31, 2018
E-Cigarette
On one hand, e-cigarettes seem to be less harmful than traditional cigarettes. But on the other hand, kids who vape may be more inclined to smoke later on. To help understand the results, The Show's Mark Brodie is joined by Adam Levinthal, director of the University of Southern California Health, Emotion and Addiction Laboratory.
Jan. 31, 2018
mexico flag
Mexicans’ views of Americans have plummeted since the election of Donald Trump. The Show's Lauren Gilger spoke with Christopher Wilson, deputy director of the Wilson Center’s Mexico Institute, about these new findings and what’s next in U.S.-Mexico relations.
Jan. 31, 2018
Puerto Rico
Four months after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, FEMA announced that emergency food and water services are wrapping up. Joanisabel González, a business reporter at El Nuevo Día, says recovery is uneven at best on the island, though it’s not fully the federal government’s fault for the sluggish pace.
Jan. 31, 2018
Cato Institute
A bill making its way through the state Legislature is bringing the debate over states rights and federal land front and center.
Jan. 31, 2018
Is civil discussion the exception in American society today? Are we more likely to wave off or talk over someone who disagrees with us?
Jan. 31, 2018
Don Shooter
State Rep. Don Shooter has been stripped of all of his committee assignments and faces a censure vote after a report investigating allegations of sexual harassment against the Yuma lawmaker was released Tuesday. With me to talk about the report and what comes next at the Capitol is Howie Fischer of Capitol Media Services.
Jan. 31, 2018
Bloom365 teacher
Several years before the #MeToo and #IHave hashtags began a movement rallying support against sexual harassment and abuse in the workplace, another movement was already underway here in the Valley. One local nonprofit has been teaching teens how respect, empathy and trust are at the root of any good relationship.
Jan. 31, 2018
And for another perspective on the president’s State of the Union speech, I’m joined by Republican David Schweikert, who represents Arizona’s 6th Congressional District, and Democratic Congressman Ruben Gallego of Arizona’s 7th District.
Jan. 31, 2018
Jeff Flake and Martha McSally
A chartered train carrying dozens of GOP lawmakers to a Republican policy retreat in West Virginia struck a garbage truck in a rural Virginia town on Wednesday.
Jan. 31, 2018
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When thinking about how we present ourselves, we might think that the more good stuff we tell the prospective employer, the better. However, that's not really the case.
Jan. 31, 2018
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Leon Neyfahk, host of Slate's Watergate podcast, "Slow Burn," explains how the scandals of the Nixon White House can put today's political climate into perspective.
Jan. 31, 2018
A group that advocates for separation of church and state has signed up to help pick up trash along a 2-mile stretch of Interstate 10 in southern Arizona.
Jan. 31, 2018

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