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Sen. Flake Says He Feels Positive About Pompeo Nomination
Arizona Senator Jeff Flake said he’s feeling positive about President Donald Trump’s pick to replace Secretary of State Rex Tillerson with CIA director Mike Pompeo.
Mar. 14, 2018
Ducey Won
Governor Doug Ducey won't promise to veto new tax cuts, even as he says the state is putting as much money as it can into public education. In fact, the governor is already committed to sign at least one measure that will cut state revenue by up to $15 million a year. That amid growing complaints from teachers and educators who say the state is short-changing public schools.
Mar. 14, 2018
Senate Panel Agrees To Create A Hotline So Students Can Report Dangerous Activities
Hoping to prevent a future school shooting in Arizona, a Senate panel agreed yesterday to set up a statewide hotline where students can anonymously report dangerous activities and threats.
Mar. 14, 2018
Border Patrol Union Rep: Trump
The union that Border Patrol agent Chris Harris is a member of endorsed Donald Trump for president. On Tuesday, the commander-in-chief visited California to get his first in-person look at the border wall prototypes. Trump’s gesture meant a lot to border patrol agents, Harris said.
Mar. 14, 2018
Phoenix Deer Valley Submarket Welcomes Paychex Expansion
A payroll processing company will soon be issuing more paychecks in Phoenix.
Mar. 14, 2018
Incumbents, Ballot Measures Win In Tempe Election
The city of Tempe completed its first entirely mail-in election Tuesday.
Mar. 14, 2018
ACLU Sends Demand Letters to Charter Schools
The ACLU of Arizona has sent demand letters to over 100 charter schools across the state demanding immediate changes to their enrollment policies.
Mar. 14, 2018
What’s The Price To Move ASU Thunderbird School To Downtown Phoenix?
Phoenix is close to signing a multimillion-dollar deal to help bring the Thunderbird School of Global Management downtown.
Mar. 14, 2018
Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake Again Requests Passage of
Arizona Senator Jeff Flake returned to the Senate floor Tuesday to request immediate passage of his bipartisan bill to provide a temporary solution for DACA recipients facing potential deportation.
Mar. 13, 2018
Arizona Students Plan Walkout In Solidarity With Protests Against Gun Violence In Schools
The walkouts are made to bring awareness to gun violence in schools, after the recent tragic shooting in a Florida school.
Mar. 13, 2018
Court Denies Arizona
The Arizona Game and Fish Department tried to stop the release, fearing it would disrupt fish reproduction.
Mar. 13, 2018
Financial Researcher Discusses Millennials
A new study from researchers at the University of Missouri found that only 37.2 percent of working millennials have retirement accounts. And that has some serious implications for the future. The Show's Lauren Gilger spoke with Dr. Rui Yao more about the study.
Mar. 13, 2018
 Vintage Baseball Being Played In Some Arizona Cities
Spring training baseball is happening all around the Valley, but there's a very different kind of baseball being played in some corners of the state. It’s vintage baseball.
Mar. 13, 2018
Why Is It Important To Preserve Old Software?
Technology changes in dramatic ways every day, and we’ve seen a lot of very popular programs simply disappear. But now a team from Yale University is working to restore some obsolete software applications. To learn more, The Show's Steve Goldstein is joined by Euan Cochrane, digital preservation manager at Yale.
Mar. 13, 2018
Arizona Legislature Considers Bill To Allow Income Tax Payments In Bitcoin
A bill that passed the Senate and is making its way through the House would allow Arizonans to pay their income taxes with bitcoin. So, what does it mean that Arizona’s revenue authorities might recognize it? For more on that, The Show's Lauren Gilger got a hold Senator Warren Petersen, who introduced this bill.
Mar. 13, 2018
Former Arizona Health Services Director Discusses Medical Marijuana Bill
A bill making its way through the state Legislature would require medical marijuana sold at state-regulated dispensaries to be tested for mold, disease-causing bacteria and “other harmful adulterants.” Here to talk about this is Will Humble, former director of the Arizona Department of Health Services.
Mar. 13, 2018
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation CEO On Wright
As of two years ago, Stuart Graff took over as CEO of the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation. Among his missions were clarifying Wright’s continued relevance and helping younger generations understand it. The Show's Steve Goldstein met Graff recently at Taliesin West in Scottsdale.
Mar. 13, 2018
Arizona Forward Names New President/CEO
The environmental advocacy group Arizona Forward has named a new president and CEO: Lori Singleton moves to the organization after spending nearly 40 years at Salt River Project, where she also focused on environmental issues. Singleton joins The Show's Mark Brodie to talk about her move.
Mar. 13, 2018
President Trump To Nominate Current CIA Director To Take Over For Tillerson
The shuffle in President Trump’s Cabinet continues. How significant is it that the head of the intelligence community is moving to become the nation’s top diplomat? Here to talk about that and other aspects of the president’s cabinet is Jeffrey Engel, director of the Center for Presidential History at SMU.
Mar. 13, 2018
The Takeaway: Cold War Vets Exposed To Dangerous Experiments Still Wait For Recognition, Treatment
Some 7,000 U.S. Army soldiers were exposed to dangerous chemicals during top secret experiments at the Edgewood Arsenal in Maryland during the Cold War. Decades later, many of those soldiers haven’t been notified of the health consequences of those experiments.
Mar. 13, 2018

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